Point of Interest rocrws
ROCRWS received the Platinum 11 Award from the National Association of Clean Water Agencies for 11 years of 100-percent compliance with the system’s permit limits.

Ten Mile Creek Regional Wastewater System

TMCRWS sludge dewatering buildingThe Ten Mile Creek Regional Wastewater System is a 24 MGD activated sludge treatment plant on a 100-acre site near Ferris; it provides regional wastewater transportation* and treatment services to all or portions of five cities. The treatment plant consists of wet-weather storage, screening facilities, grit removal, three activated sludge treatment trains, tertiary treatment with ultraviolet disinfection, and a solids dewatering facility. Following dewatering, the biosolids are disposed of in an off-site municipal landfill.  The system also provides treated effluent for irrigation under a Type II water reuse authorization from the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

TMCRWS clarifier The system has received multiple platinum, gold and silver awards from the National Association of Clean Water Agencies for compliance with the stringent parameters of its wastewater discharge permit.

*Transportation denotes the movement of wastewater from customer cities to the treatment plant.

TMCRWS

Customers

  • Cedar Hill 
  • DeSoto 
  • Duncanville 
  • Ferris 
  • Lancaster 

 

 
Trinity River Authority of Texas
Ten Mile Creek Regional Wastewater System
1430 Malloy Bridge Circle, Ferris, Texas 75125
972-842-2558