The Ipswich Wastewater Department consists of two divisions, treatment and collection.  It is responsible for the collection, conveyance and treatment of the wastewater generated by its 2,100 customers. The Department is also responsible for the discharge of the treated wastewater (effluent). All departmental operations are regulated by the EPA through a National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit.
  1. Sewer System Evaluation Notice

    Starting in March 2019, the Wastewater Department and its subcontractor EST Associates will be performing temporary flow metering as part of the Town's ongoing Infiltration & Inflow (I&I) Control Plan. Please see the notice below for more information. Evaluation Notice
  2. Sewer Improvements at Town Wharf - Week of 3/18/19

    The Wastewater Department and its contractor N. Granese & Sons will be upgrading an existing sewer structure at the Town Wharf starting March 18th, weather permitting. You may notice a temporary increase in noise or odors from work in the sewer system. Read on...
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