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Community Open House

Friday, June 24, 2011  
10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.

Please join us in commemorating the recent completion of the North River WWTF's 22.0 MGD and Enhanced Nutrient Removal (ENR) Project by attending our Community Open House to be held on Friday, June 24, 2011 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m..

The event will be held at the North River WWTF located at 856 North River Road, Mt. Crawford and will feature exhibits and displays in our administration building and escorted walking tours of the wastewater treatment facility.

Light refreshments will be served.

  • North River WWTF Virtual Tour  (Slideshow)
  • Chesapeake Bay Watershed 
  • Interactive Watershed Model
  • "Go with the Flow: An Introduction to Wastewater Treatment"                      (Interactive Display) 
  • "It's not a Trashcan"
  • "Water Lab 101"         (Hands-on)
  • North River Mixed Liquor: 'Stirred Not Shakened"
  • SCADA Demonstration
  • and More!


    From Harrisonburg - 
  • Take I-81 South to Exit 240
  • Turn right on Rt 257 W.
  • Turn left on Rt. 11 S.
  • Turn left on North River Road.
  • North River WWTF is on right immediately after crossing interstate bridge.

Escorted Walking Tours

If you wish to participate in one of our escorted walking tours, please wear comfortable shoes and clothing.  Tours typically take up to an hour and cover a distance of 1 mile or more with little to no shade.  Hats and sunscreen are highly recommended.  Tours may not be suitable for very young children.