HAVE AN OVERFLOW OR BACKUP do not run water until it is cleared.
January 25, 2016 -- A coalition of cities and small wastewater agencies representing communities throughout the South Bay has banded together to demand greater accountability and transparency regarding the use of ratepayer funds tied to the San Jose-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Treatment Facility. ... more
Campbell, CA — The West Valley Sanitation District of Santa Clara County received the District Transparency Certificate of Excellence by the Special District Leadership Foundation (SDLF) in recognition of its outstanding efforts to promote transparency and good governance. ... more
The Private Lateral Replacement Program (PLRP) is a new and innovative program that was approved by the West Valley Sanitation District Board in August 2013. The PLRP was created to assist homeowners with replacement of their failing, or failed sewer line serving their home. The PLRP provides homeowners with an interest-free five year term loan, up to a maximum amount of $3,500. ... more
Dental practices that place in or remove amalgam fillings are a controllable source of mercury entering the sanitary sewer systems. Consequently, all dental practices located in the eight cities and unincorporated areas served by the San Jose/Santa Clara Water Pollution Control Plant are required to obtain and comply with a 5-year Dental Wastewater Discharge Permit. ... more
The SSMP is a document that addresses significant aspects of operating, maintaining, and managing wastewater collection systems. It is anticipated that the utilization of the SSMP by the District and owners and operators of wastewater collection systems throughout the state will help reduce the overall number and frequency of sanitary sewer overflows (SSOs) and ultimately decrease the associated risk to human health and the environment in our community and throughout California. ... more
To protect public health and the environment for the communities it serves through the safe, reliable, and cost-effective collection and conveyance of wastewater for treatment at the San Jose/Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility.
To be an industry leader in the greater Bay Area by providing our customers with high-quality and value added services.
West Valley strives to create an environment of continuous improvement by: • Commitment to public good. • Operate with transparency. • Maintain an environment of teamwork. • Demonstrate respect for others and diversity of opinions. • Adhere to high ethical standards and integrity. • Encourage innovation and continuous improvement to provide cost-effective and high-quality service. • Provide responsive and respectful customer service.