Department of Public Utilities

Facilities & Infrastructure

North Fresno Wastewater Treatment Facility (NFWTF)

North Fresno Wastewater Treatment Facility
North Fresno Wastewater Treatment Facility

Located in the north east of the City of Fresno, the NFWRF is a tertiary level wastewater treatment facility that produces recycled water for a quality that can be used for irrigation of facilities such as golf courses. The permitted capacity of the plant is 0.71 mgd average monthly flow and 1.07 mgd maximum daily flow – the advanced treated wastewater is used for landscaping the Copper River Country Club and Golf Course.

The treatment includes filtration and disinfection producing water quality that meets Title 22 criteria which makes it suitable for landscape irrigation, freeway irrigation, and many industrial water reuse opportunities.