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KWRD Phase 1B Improvements

The District's $46.35m project is currently under construction.

Details of the ongoing project can be viewed by clicking below

Ph 1B Improvements

Fiscal Year 2019/2020 Tentative Budget

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FY 2019/2020 Tentative Budget

Hauled Wastewater Program

Located at 1301 Sycamore Rd, DeKalb, IL. only

Dumping of RV waste, septage, porta potty waste, restaurant grease or any other hauled liquid waste is only allowed at the Kishwaukee Water Reclamation District wastewater treatment plant located at 1301 Sycamore Rd in DeKalb. Hauled wastewater may never be discharged to sanitary or storm sewer manholes or catch basins.

RV Dumping Free to Residents

Residents of the District may dump the toilets of their personal, non-commercially used, recreational vehicles at no charge at the District’s wastewater treatment plan between the hours of 7 AM and 3 PM on weekdays. If you have never dumped your recreational vehicle here before, please stop at the administration office for directions on how and where to do this.

Hauled Waste Dumping

Before being allowed to discharge septage, porta potty waste, restaurant grease (FOG) or any other waste water to the Kishwaukee Water Reclamation District your application must be approved by the District before any dumping is allowed.

KWRD Wastewater Hauling Application

The following documentation, at a minimum, will be necessary to have your waste hauler application reviewed for acceptance:

  1. State of Illinois Department of Public Health Private Sewage Disposal System Pumping Contractor License – Does not apply to Porta Pottys.
  2. DeKalb County Septic Pumper’s license – Only required for DeKalb County septage.
  3. Certificate of Insurance for Company’s Comprehensive Automobile and General Liability insurance policies.
  4. Vehicle registration and liquid capacity of each vehicle that will be used to deliver hauled waste.
  5. Illinois Driver’s License –for each driver who will be using truck(s).
  6. MSDS sheets – Porta Potty chemical(s)

If you have never dumped your recreational vehicle here before, please stop at the administration office for directions on how and where to do this.

Dumping Procedure

The District’s hauled waste receiving hours are Monday – Friday, 7:00am – 3:00pm, excluding holidays. Afterhours/weekend receiving can be accommodated for an additional fee. The largest truck tank size allowed to discharge shall not exceed 3,000 gallons unless otherwise approved. Prior scheduling of septage or porta potty waste receiving is not required but the District must be notified at least 30 minutes ahead of time for FOG receiving. Each hauler must provide a manifest documenting when and where the wastewater was received and leave a sample for testing.

Fees

The District bills waste haulers on a monthly basis at the following rates:

Septage/Porta Potty $0.035 / gallon
FOG $0.05 / gallon

You will not be allowed to dump until your application has been reviewed and approved. If you have any questions please contact Mike Holland at (815) 758-3513 or mholland@kishwrd.com

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