Wastewater Treatment

The City of Temple is served by two wastewater treatment facilities. Wastewater is comprised of used water and wastes disposed of through plumbing fixtures from homes, industries and commercial establishments. Approximately 0.1% of wastewater received by a treatment facility is waste that needs to be treated to keep the community and environment safe.
Claifier Weirs

Temple-Belton Wastewater Treatment Plant


The City of Temple, jointly with the City of Belton, provides funding for the operation of the Temple-Belton Wastewater Treatment Plant. This is accomplished through a contract with Brazos River Authority.
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Randy Lock Email
Chief Operator, Brazos River Authority
2405 East 6th Avenue
Belton, TX 76513

Phone: 254-939-6471 / Fax: 254-939-6785

Doshier Farm Wastewater Treatment Plant


The City of Temple provides funding for the operation of the Doshier Farm Wastewater Treatment Plant and for maintenance of all 31 City-owned lift stations. This is accomplished through a contract with the Brazos River Authority.
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Randy Lock Email
Chief Operator, Brazos River Authority
2515 East Avenue H
Temple, TX 76501

Phone: 254-742-0644 / Fax: 254-742-0843