Kent Newton- SDD Executive Director Water is an essential element of our daily lives, a precious resource that often goes unnoticed until it’s absent. The Sanitary District of Decatur understands the significance of water in our community, and we’re proud to participate in the “Imagine a Day Without Water” campaign. This nationwide initiative aims to […]
In an era where environmental consciousness is imperative for the future of our planet, the role of educational institutions and organizations in shaping environmentally responsible citizens cannot be overstated. The Sanitary District of Decatur has taken this responsibility to heart by offering an array of innovative and impactful educational programs designed to instill environmental awareness […]
Taking the Plastics-Free Pledge can help the environment while reducing the risk of sewer backups and costly repairs By Kent Newton, SDD Executive Director Plastic waste has become a pressing environmental issue, causing harm to ecosystems and posing risks to public health. The SDD is urging residents of the Decatur area to sign on […]
The Sanitary District of Decatur is pleased to announce Austin Gruber joining the SDD team in the role of Pretreatment Administrator. The Pretreatment Administrator coordinates and administers the daily activity of the Industrial Pretreatment Program as approved by the USEPA and Illinois EPA; represents the District as the point of contact with the Industrial Users, […]
The Sanitary District of Decatur was formed in 1917 and is the regional wastewater treatment authority for central Macon County Illinois providing wastewater treatment services to the residents and industrial and commercial users in the Decatur metropolitan area including Argenta, Decatur, Forsyth, Mt. Zion and Oreana.