Ever wanted to see a brand new, state of the art wastewater treatment facility? Come join the in depth tour of the Metro Wastewater Reclamation District’s Northern Treatment Plant in Brighton, Colorado. This facility is one of the most advanced in the western United States, utilizing tertiary processes that blend in and benefit the nearby community. The Northern Treatment Plant serves over 300,000 people, and has the capacity to treat 25 million gallons of wastewater per day. In addition to providing wastewater treatment for a portion of the Metro District’s northeast service area and protecting the South Platte River, the Northern Treatment Plant Facilities also provides opportunities for public recreation and education. Tour requires walking outdoors so wear comfortable, closed toe walking shoes and dress appropriately for the weather. Photo ID is required for site access. Don’t miss this opportunity to come check out the new wastewater treatment plant on the block! Tour is limited to 40 people so sign up soon!
Orren West is the Superintendent at Northern Treatment Plant. He began his career with Metro Wastewater Reclamation District in 2012. His career in the wastewater industry began in his hometown in Texas in 1988. He has his Class A Wastewater License and loves spending time with his family.
The luncheon and tour will be held at the following address:
Northern Treatment Plant – 51 Baseline Road, Brighton, CO 80603.
From the south:
Get on I-25 N
Follow I-25 N, I-76 E and US-85 N to E 168th Ave in Adams County - 23 min (20.7 mi)
Turn left onto E 168th Ave - 1 min (0.1 mi)
From the north:
Follow I-25 S to CO-7 E/E Baseline Rd in Broomfield. Take exit 229 from I-25 S
Drive to E 168th Ave in Adams County - 12 min (8.4 mi)
Please note that registration and payment for JTAC luncheons are handled on line. A link is provided in the announcement that can be reached through the committee’s webpage: JTAC Web Page . Registration will no longer be accepted at our e-mail address as in the past. Registration may be made for a single attendee or for multiple attendees in a party. NOTE: A MAXIMUM OF THREE (3) ATTENDEES PER ENTITY IS REQUESTED IN LIGHT OF THE ATTENDANCE LIMIT FOR THIS TOUR. It will still be necessary to check in at the luncheon. Lunches will be based on the head count per the registration site. Please do not attempt to show up without registering in advance. If you are unable to pay on line, please contact Steve Polson (720-286-5376, email@example.com) to make arrangements for paying with check or cash.
The registration deadline for this event is October 18th at 10:00 AM MST. Please be aware that with the new registration procedure, late registrations will not be accepted as in the past. This will enable us to avoid having to purchase extra lunches to allow for potential late comers. If cancellation is required, please notify Steve Polson at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 24 hours before the event.
Check-in is from 11:30 am to 12:00 pm. The presentation will begin shortly thereafter, followed by the tour. PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THIS WILL BE A COMPREHENSIVE TOUR, AND THE TOUR WILL LIKELY RUN UNTIL 3 PM OR LATER. Registration fees are $20 for AWWA or WEF members, $25 for nonmembers, and $15 for Students and Retired Members.
Location: Northern Treatment Plant 51 Baseline Road Brighton, co
Registration ends on October 17, 2017 There are currently 13 spots remaining out of 40
How to register:
- Click on "click here to register for this event".
- Enter your email address
- Enter your contact information
If you are an RMWEA member you will be directed to select a registration package. Select a member package.
If you are NOT an RMWEA member you will be asked if you want to become one. If you DO NOT want to become a member click "No, not at this time". As a non-member you will see a note that says you cannot purchase a membership package. If you are an RMSAWWA member IGNORE this and select a member package. If you are a non-member select a non-member package.
At this point you may add another attendee of complete the registration.
RMWEA Sporting Clay Shoot 10/27/17 - 10/27/17
2017 RMWEA Sporting Clays Shoot – October 27, 2017
Looking for an opportunity to show off your talent shooting sporting clays to fellow colleagues, or never shot sporting clays? RMWEA is proud to invite you to the 2017 Sporting Clays Shoot on October 27, 2017. The event will be held at Colorado Clays Shooting Park in Brighton and you will not want to miss it!
Sign in will begin at 10:00am followed by lunch from 11:00am to 12:00pm. Shotgun start at 12:00pm and finishing up with a Happy Hour from 3:00pm to 5:00pm. Prizes awarded to Best Team Score as well as prizes awarded to various “other” categories.
The event will provide an opportunity to network with new friends and catching up with old pals, as well as supporting RMWEA. We look forward to seeing you Friday, October 27th!
Gun rental is available, contact Colorado Clays to reserve by October 20, 2017. 303-659-7117
Questions – Please contact Dave Lewis at email@example.com or Jamie Eichenberger at firstname.lastname@example.org
Location: COLORADO CLAYS SHOOTING PARK 13600 Lanewood Street Brighton, CO 80603
Sponsored by RMWEA Industrial Wastewater Committee
November 3, 2017
A van leaving from the Denver area will transport registrants to the refinery
We have received special permission for a limited group to tour the wastewater system at the Holly Frontier Refinery in Cheyenne. The wastewater system includes an Xceed System for selenium removal. A free lunch at the refinery will be included, sponsored by CGRS. Registrants may drive separately, or join a van leaving Denver per the agenda below:
10:00 meet van at a location to be determined in Denver.
10:15 Depart Denver.
12:00 Arrive at Holly Frontier. Meet in the refinery conference room for a catered lunch and a talk on the wastewater process.
1:00 (approximately): Tour the wastewater process
2:30 (approximately): Leave Holly Frontier for Denver
4:15 (approximately): Arrive in Denver
Very important: all participants will be required to wear Flame Resistant Clothing (FRCs), either as your outer layer, or coveralls. This will be the responsibility of each participant to provide and wear their own FRCs. Each participant must also wear durable leather shoes or boots; steel toes are not required. Hard hats and safety glasses will be provided for those who do not have their own. Safety glasses must have side shields.
Maximum of 12 participants, so register early. Since participation is limited and requires the commitment of wearing FRCs, please only register if you are committed to attending. Location: Holly Frontier Refinery Cheyenne, WY
Registration ends on November 2, 2017 There are currently 9 spots remaining out of 12