Wastewater Collection

The City of Oviedo's Wastewater Collection/Lift Station system includes:

  • 500 manholes installed in the gravity system
  • 8 alternative irrigation wells located throughout the City's service area that provide irrigation through a separate distribution system to several residential areas
  • Approximately 90,000 linear feet of gravity sewer, ranging in diameter from 6 to 12 inches
  • Lift station mains with approximately 67,000 linear feet of pipe, ranging in size from two to 16 inches in diameter

Lift StationsLift Station System With Building and Fence in Background

There are currently 29 wastewater lift stations located throughout the City's service area. The lift stations are all submersible-type facilities that range in capacity from 152 to 1,1000 GPM. All of the lift stations are duplex stations, with the exception of the master lift station which is a triplex station. All of the lift stations are controlled utilizing float switches and all are monitored by the most current SCADA technology.

The City of Oviedo's wastewater system has approximately seven square miles of service area, which collects, pre-treats and through its force main transmission system pumps approximately 164,700,000 gallons of wastewater annually. The wastewater system is comprised of collection and transmission force mains. Treatment of the City's wastewater is provided by Seminole County via the City of Orlando's Iron Bridge Wastewater Treatment Facility. This is facilitated through bulk service agreements between Seminole County and the City of Oviedo.