The Clean Water Nashville Overflow Abatement Program
is an initiative led by Metro Water Services (MWS) in coordination with partner agencies including the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) for the purpose of meeting the Clean Water Act requirements and, in the process, ensuring the environmental health of the Cumberland River and its tributaries for future generations.More About Us
Service lines connect citizens to public sewer system
Clean Water Nashville is constructing sewer rehabilitation projects to renew sewer infrastructure and reduce overflows that may lead to water quality impairments.
2015 highlights include completion of major projects
Clean Water Nashville completed numerous projects in 2015 that upgraded Metro Nashville wastewater infrastructure.
Whites Creek Trunk Rehabilitation Project is Underway
This Annual Rehabilitation FY2014 project will address locations where rain and groundwater are leaking into the sewer system leading to overflows. Construction is expected through 2017.
MWS hosts mobile workshop
In November, visiting city officials attended the MWS workshop titled, "Clean Water, Healthy Environment", during the National League of Cities 2015 Congress of Cities.
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- West Park Equalization Facility Phase II
- Annual Rehabilitation FY2013
- Shelby Park Rehabilitation - Area 3 - Greenland Avenue
- Davidson Branch Pump Station and Equalization Facility
- Smith Springs Rehabilitation - Area 2 - Castlegate
- 2015 highlights include completion of major projects | 10-Feb-2016
- Service lines connect citizens to public sewer system | 10-Feb-2016
- MWS hosts mobile workshop | 14-Dec-2015
- East Nashville rehab projects continue in Inglewood and Jackson Park neighborhoods | 26-Aug-2015
- Natural setting shapes repair approach | 26-Aug-2015
The Cumberland River is one of Nashville's greatest assets, an abundant source of drinking water and recreation, and a major contributor to our community's quality of life.
Ron Taylor, CWNOAP Program Director