CITY OF COVINGTON
The Water Filtration Plant is a surface water treatment plant using the Jackson River with a capacity of treating six million gallons of water per day. The storage capacity of the city water is 6,800,000 gallons. The plant operates year-round. Chief Operator is Keith Lipes; staff of seven licensed operators. Phone number is (540) 965-6329.
The wastewater plant treats an average of three million gallons of wastewater per day. Plant operations include wastewater treatment, facility maintenance and general repairs. The plant operates a laboratory to monitor plant performance and operates year-round. Chief Operator is George Jamison; staff of seven certified operators. Phone number is (540) 965-6328.