On Friday, September 23, the Lynchburg Water Resource Recovery Facility, located at 2301 Concord Turnpike, will be open to the public for guided tours, giving everyone a unique experience to see behind-the-scenes operations and to better understand the science of Lynchburg’s wastewater system.
The tours will provide an opportunity to learn about the wastewater treatment process, visit the certified testing laboratory, view the new four million-gallon holding tank, learn ways to help keep water clean at home and meet the employees who work every day to be stewards of the James River!
Each tour will last approximately 90 minutes, and closed-toe shoes are required. Youths 15 years of age and younger must be accompanied by an adult. Tour times will be 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m., 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., 12:00 Noon - 1:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Pre-registration is encouraged but not required. Please visit this link.
For more information, contact Lynchburg Water Resources at (434) 455-4250.