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Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA)

Vallejo Secondary Effluent Project

Borrower: Vallejo Flood and Wastewater District
Location: Vallejo, California
Invited WIFIA Loan Amount: $12 million
Population Served by Project: 122,105

Project Type: Wastewater

Project Description

The project will replace Vallejo Wastewater’s primarily utilized and outdated effluent pump station, the Mare Island Pump Station, with a new one. The purpose of the project is to replace critical aging wastewater treatment plant infrastructure that is beyond its useful service life and subject to failure and worker safety issues. The project will increase energy efficiency, operational flexibility and redundancy, improve environmental compliance reporting, and prevent unauthorized raw wastewater discharges to the San Francisco Bay.

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Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA)