Wastewater Treatment Facility

Burlingame Wastewater Treatment FacilityThe City of Burlingame Wastewater Treatment Facility located at 1103 Airport Boulevard became operational during 1935-36. The facility has a designed capacity to treat 5.5 MGD (million gallons per day) of wastewater per day and 16 MGD during wet weather. 

In 1972, the City of Burlingame contracted with Veolia Water North America to provide full operations and maintenance services for the facility. The Burlingame partnership has withstood the test of time and given the industry a strong template for public-private partnerships. The partnership has also received notable recognition for excellence as noted below.

Odor Complaints?

Treating wastewater can sometimes create odor nuisances. If you experience odors, please report them to the Wastewater Treatment Facility by calling 650-342-3727. We will identify the odor and correct it.