Wastewater Plant


The City of Lumberton Wastewater Plant is dedicated to protecting the physical environment and to sustaining the quality of life for all citizens of Lumberton.

Our mission is to manage and operate safe, cost-efficient, and environmentally sound services for the benefit of the City of Lumberton. We will promote environmental stewardship as a community value and are committed to protecting and preserving the environment by maintaining regulatory compliance and educating our public.

City of Lumberton Influent

The Wastewater Plant hosts many guided tours for the community upon request. Please notify the Plant ahead of time prior to any tour (at least 1 week or more.)

Wastewater Plant History

  • Built: 1970
  • Discharge Stream: Lumber River
  • Treatment Capacity: 20 MGD
  • Daily Average Flow: 5 to 7 MGD
  • Population served: 20,000 to 30,000 people