The City owns and operates its water supply, distribution and storage system. There are six (6) water supply wells capable of producing over four million gallons of potable water per day. The City has two elevated water storage tanks in its system with a total capacity of 650,000 gallons. The largest tank has a capacity of 500,000 gallons and is located in the Industrial Park. The average daily use is 694,000 gpd with peak usage being 900,000 gpd.
The Board of Public Works is currently in the process of upgrading all existing water mains to insure the quality of our drinking water and to match the already existing newly installed SCADA System. Contact the Board of Public Works at 573-276-2238 (email: firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.
The City of Malden owns and operates a central wastewater collection and treatment system. The City is served by wastewater treatment facilities constructed in July 2001 and designed to handle 640,000 gallons per day.
In order to meet the ever changing Department of Natural Resources requirements in the operation of our wastewater facility, the Board of Public Works implemented a plan to rehabilitate the existing wastewater treatment plant. The Board of Public Works is now utilizing the upgraded Wastewater Treatment Disposal System that was completed in September 2013.