Water Treatment Plant (WTP)

The Water Treatment Plant came online in 1983 with a rated capacity of four (4) million gallons per day (MGD).  The construction cost of the plant was $2,400,000 million.  The average production of the plant is 1.5 million gallons per day. 


The plant is staffed 24 hours per day, 7 days a week.  The plant has one superintendent, four plant operators, and a maintenance mechanic.


The superintendent has a Grade A Certification.  All plant operators and maintenance mechanic have a minimum Grade C Certification.



Water Plant Superintendent

Phillip Perkins

Phone: 919-742-2939

Fax: 919-663-3874


Superintendent Hours – 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (Monday – Friday)



ReservoirCapacity  (million gallons)
Charles L. Turner359
Upper Rocky River (City Lake)468
Fox Lake10
Clapp Lake65