The Liquid Waste Services function comprises 17 member municipalities and one electoral area within Metro Vancouver, serving a population of approximately 2.5 million. The wastewater collection and treatment system consists of over 530 kilometers of trunk sewers, 33 pump stations and 5 treatment plants that convey and treat an average of 1.2 billion litres of wastewater per day. The urban drainage function comprises the Still Creek/Brunette, Port Moody/Coquitlam and UBC Drainage Areas. Liquid Waste Services is guided by the Board Strategic Plan and the Integrated Liquid Waste and Resource Management Plan.

 

 

 

 

Volume of liquid wasteVolume of liquid waste<div class="ExternalClassF1542C6047DB454A992656B0B80D71F9"><p>of liquid waste collected and treated​<br></p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Annual-volume-of-liquid-waste-collected-and-treated.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Annual-volume-of-liquid-waste-collected-and-treated.aspx434,466On trackMLbg-taupeLiquid Waste
Compliance with treatment plant operational certificatesCompliance with treatment plant operational certificates<div class="ExternalClass875C190C4DBC48E1BD5A2CFE0E134C85"><p>with Operational Certificates<br></p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Compliance-with-treatment-plant-operational-certificates.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Compliance-with-treatment-plant-operational-certificates.aspx99.91%May not be on trackcompliancebg-taupeLiquid Waste
Recreational water not meeting criteriaRecreational water not meeting criteria<div class="ExternalClass0F805E6AE28642939F354E70174CEE14"><p>not meeting applicable criteria<br></p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Recreational-water-quality-results-that-do-not-meet-the-applicable-criteria.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Recreational-water-quality-results-that-do-not-meet-the-applicable-criteria.aspx0.44%On trackof recreational water quality resultsbg-taupeLiquid Waste
Operating costOperating cost<div class="ExternalClassDCD91BCB4A2C4C03AC855B05F626618E"><p>for processing, collection and treatment</p> </div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Operating-cost-per-volume-processed-collection-and-treatment.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Operating-cost-per-volume-processed-collection-and-treatment.aspx$347May not be on track$/MLbg-taupeLiquid Waste
Annual Combined Sewer Overflow VolumeAnnual Combined Sewer Overflow Volume<div class="ExternalClassA1A5DF5451F840D19ABADE555548B60F"><p>​overflow volume</p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Annual-Combined-Sewer-Overflow-Volume.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Annual-Combined-Sewer-Overflow-Volume.aspx22,100MLbg-taupeLiquid Waste
Sanitary sewer overflow eventsSanitary sewer overflow events<div class="ExternalClass8AAA93B2B02446709393C6C7BA543AD5"><p>of wet weather related SSOs from Metro Vancouver sewers</p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Wet-weather-related-sanitary-sewer-overflow-events.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Wet-weather-related-sanitary-sewer-overflow-events.aspx29May not be on trackeventsbg-taupeLiquid Waste
Non-weather sanitary sewer overflowsNon-weather sanitary sewer overflows<div class="ExternalClassD7581FE0B3BA4DF4A0A6AD970BB08DA5"><p>reported that were not weather related</p> </div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Reported-events-of-sanitary-sewer-overflows-non-weather-related.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Reported-events-of-sanitary-sewer-overflows-non-weather-related.aspx12May not be on trackSSOsbg-taupeLiquid Waste
Odour complaintsOdour complaints<div class="ExternalClass2FC2A03B09E749009B3EC1A16B54F883"><p>received​</p> </div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Odour-complaints-received.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Odour-complaints-received.aspx14On trackodour complaintsbg-taupeLiquid Waste
Percentage of Assets Meeting Basic ServicePercentage of Assets Meeting Basic Service<div class="ExternalClassEC1DF2A5F9BB48109681FAB55B87CBD2"><p>​meet basic service</p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Percentage-of-Assets-Meeting-Basic-Service.aspx, Percentage of Assets Meeting Basic Service95%of assetsbg-taupeLiquid Waste
GVS&DD major capital expenditures achievedGVS&DD major capital expenditures achieved<div class="ExternalClassDAA67722358A4FC9AD76407CB313E23F"><p>achieved for the GVS&DD<br></p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Percent-of-GVSDD-Capital-Program-Expenditures.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Percent-of-GVSDD-Capital-Program-Expenditures.aspx84%Waiting for Dataof capital program expendituresbg-taupeLiquid Waste
Project completionProject completion<div class="ExternalClass377EB4C2BDCC45FD9EB34AAD0F436FE2"><p>click for more info<br></p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Percent-of-project-completion.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Percent-of-project-completion.aspxN/AObservingvaries by projectbg-taupeLiquid Waste
Digester gas utilizationDigester gas utilization<div class="ExternalClass07C594A4A5C74AD284B4C5FDF262B58F"><p>used at the wastewater treatment plants​<br></p> </div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Percent-of-digester-gas-used-at-the-wastewater-treatment-plants.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Percent-of-digester-gas-used-at-the-wastewater-treatment-plants.aspx52%May not be on trackof digester gasbg-taupeLiquid Waste
Liquid waste system energy use​Liquid waste system energy use​<div class="ExternalClass1509DF0B89D742D2BC248C4C92F33396"><p>purchased energy used in liquid waste collection & treatment<br></p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Energy-use-in-the-collection-and-treatment-of-liquid-waste.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Energy-use-in-the-collection-and-treatment-of-liquid-waste.aspx261May not be on trackkWh/MLbg-taupeLiquid Waste
Energy Savings RealizedEnergy Savings Realized<div class="ExternalClass626FC12F130547AFA814F5DEBCA911E9"><p>​savings realized</p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Energy-Savings-Realized.aspx, Energy Savings Realized511,343kWh/ybg-taupeLiquid Waste
Event days at Annacis Research CentreEvent days at Annacis Research Centre<div class="ExternalClass97DBEEF9F2AC48AB9869A5FE1AF5FC7C"><p>with events hosted at the ARC<br></p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Event-days-at-Annacis-Research-Centre.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Event-days-at-Annacis-Research-Centre.aspx134May not be on trackdaysbg-taupeLiquid Waste
Biosolid useBiosolid use<div class="ExternalClass8C36910C273E41E3B01FD9BFB3FF5C0C"><p>used beneficially</p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Biosolids-beneficially-used.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Biosolids-beneficially-used.aspx96%May not be on trackof biosolidsbg-taupeLiquid Waste
Biosolids beneficially used in Metro Vancouver regionBiosolids beneficially used in Metro Vancouver region<div class="ExternalClassA6FECF16429F43DCB865D12B362D4FBC"><p>beneficially used​</p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Percentage-of-Biosolids-beneficially-used-in-Metro-Vancouver-region.aspx, Percentage of Biosolids beneficially used in Metro Vancouver region13.5%of biosolidsbg-taupeLiquid Waste
Fraser River Water Quality IndexFraser River Water Quality Index<div class="ExternalClass508479FBF88D44368DB6D3AC297C27B6"><p>​Water Quality Index (WQI)<br></p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Fraser-River-Water-Quality-Index.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Fraser-River-Water-Quality-Index.aspx88WQIbg-taupeLiquid Waste
Burrard Inlet Water Quality IndexBurrard Inlet Water Quality Index<div class="ExternalClass508479FBF88D44368DB6D3AC297C27B6"><p>​Water Quality Index (WQI)<br></p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Burrard-Inlet-Water-Quality-Index.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Burrard-Inlet-Water-Quality-Index.aspx87WQIbg-taupeLiquid Waste
Sturgeon Bank Water Quality IndexSturgeon Bank Water Quality Index<div class="ExternalClass508479FBF88D44368DB6D3AC297C27B6"><p>​Water Quality Index (WQI)<br></p></div>http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Sturgeon-Bank-Water-Quality-Index.aspx, http://www.metrovancouver.org/dashboards/services/liquid-waste/Pages/Sturgeon-Bank-Water-Quality-Index.aspx92WQIbg-taupeLiquid Waste
Minor Capital Program Expenditures AchievedMinor Capital Program Expenditures Achieved59%achievedLiquid Waste