The Utilities Division operates and maintains the City's municipal water and sanitary sewer systems. Utility staff work to provide safe, quality drinking water to Coon Rapids. 24 hour response to water and sewer emergencies through Anoka County Dispatch (911) is a key component of the Utilities Division.
Groundwater & Waste Water Management
The Utilities Division maintains 24 groundwater wells which pump an average of 3 billion gallons of water annually.
A total of 236 miles of sewer main carries waste water from homes and businesses and 16 sanitary sewer lift stations help collect and send the "grey water" to a metropolitan wastewater treatment plant.