CSO Storage Basin

Akron, Ohio
This 9MG combined sewage storage basin was designed to capture overflows during wet weather events. GPD Group designed an in-system diversion, storage basin inlet receiving and overflow channels, floatables screening, flow restriction, flow controls, automated flushing, washdown facilities, an operations building and instrumentation monitoring and controls. Key project considerations included H&H modeling, green infrastructure including permeable pavers and bioretention, floodplain determination, ecological, historical and environmental assessment and delineations, stream restoration, realignment and bank stabilization.
Owner
City of Akron, Ohio
Project Cost
$35 million
Completion Date
2017
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