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Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA)

Lorain Water Treatment Plant Improvements

Borrower: City of Lorain
Location: Lorain, Ohio
Invited WIFIA Loan Amount: $30 million
Population Served by Project: 64,000

Project Type: Drinking Water

Project Description

The Water Treatment Plant Improvements Project will construct a new water treatment plant, located adjacent to the existing treatment plant, that will better serve the current and future demand capacity (approximately 13-17 million gallons per day). The purpose of this project is to expand treatment capacity and provide reliable and safe drinking water for decades to come to the 64,000 residents in Lorain and customers in the surrounding areas.

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Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA)