Water & Wastewater

This division staffs the functions of both Water Utility supply and Wastewater Collection & Treatment.  Overall, this involves the operation of two Water Treatment Plants, an Engineered Spring, a Bulk Water Station, and three Wastewater Treatment Plants.

In addition to the operating sites there are a number of supporting pieces of infrastructure that are managed by this division which include, 4 Water Towers, 28 Lift Stations, over 350 Fire Hydrants, and an extensive underground piping network.

 

24 Hour Water & Wastewater Emergency

902-883-2110

water@easthants.ca

Enfield Water Treatment Plant

Constructed: 1977, upgraded 1991 & 2007
Community: Enfield, Elmsdale, Lantz
Population: 6,593

Shubenacadie Water Treatment Plant

Constructed: 2011
Community: Shubenacadie
Population: 874

Engineered Spring

Constructed: 2011
Winner of the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Excellence in Engineering.

Enfield Bulk Water Station

Constructed: 1990, upgraded 2015

Enfield Water Tower

Constructed: 1977
Storage Volume: 330,000 imp gal

Elmsdale Water Tower

Constructed: 2006
Storage Volume: 1,000,000 imp gal

Lantz Water Tower

Constructed: 1991
Storage Volume: 430,000 imp gal

Shubenacadie Water Tower

Constructed: 2010
Storage Volume: 750,000 imp gal

Lantz Wastewater Treatment Plant

Constructed: 1990
Communities: Enfield, Elmsdale, Lantz
Population: 6,593

Milford Wastewater Treatment Plant

Constructed: 2010
Community: Milford
Population Served: 1,109

Shubenacadie Wastewater Treatment Plant

Constructed: 1974
Communities Served: Shubenacadie
Population Served: 874