Wastewater Treatment Facility Project

May 22, 2020
Lift Station

The big hole on 2nd Avenue gives access to remove old sewage infrastructure and replace it with new.

Contractors are access the old infrastructure under 2nd Avenue.  New piping will go in the ground and a new Lift Station will be constructed.

Outfall Structure

Rip rap of large boulders and matting protect the bank of the Qu’Appelle River.


Wastewater Treatment Building

Brickwork continues on the outside of the Wastewater Treatment Building.

Headworks Building

Brick work is finished on the outside of the Headworks Building and the scaffolding has been taken down.

June 2019:

Celebration of Construction at New Wastewater Facility:  Press Release June 18 2019


March 2019:

The Town of Lumsden has signed the contract with Graham Construction to build the Wastewater Treatment Facility in Lumsden.


FALL 2018:

The Town of Lumsden has broken ground on a new Wastewater Treatment Facility, to replace the existing lagoons. The road and facility site have been leveled and are ready for work to commence in the spring!


Proposed Wastewater Treatment Facility 

Lumsden WWTP Background September 2017

1969-2014 Timeline & Update

2012 Wastewater FACTS
Sewage 101 Report
Wastewater Management Strategy – May 2007 (large pdf file)


News Release – Town of Lumsden Receives funding – 2016

Waterfront Press Article – July 21, 2016 – Funding Announcement

Wastewater Treatment Facility Conceptual Design Report – July 2011


Wastewater Treatment Facility Preliminary Design  – December 2011

Wastewater Treatment Facility Preliminary Design  – December 2011
Preliminary Design Appendix A – Flow Data
Preliminary Design Appendix B – Drawings
Preliminary Design Appendix C – Geotechnical Investigation
Preliminary Design Appendix D – Cost Estimates

Conceptual Design Study for Short Term Wastewater Management-July 2011

Short Term Wastewater Management Strategy – Predesign Report – February 2012