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Open House Hosted by Leesburg Utilities and Public Works Departments on Saturday, May 18, 2019

Tours of the water plant and wastewater plant will be available to those who pre-register for the event.

Post Date:05/17/2019 2:30 PM
20190112_104056Leesburg, VA (May 3, 2019) – The Leesburg Utilities and Public Works Departments will host an open house on Saturday, May 18, 2019. The event is a joint recognition of National Drinking Water Week and National Public Works Week. 

Residents will have the opportunity to learn more about the services and equipment used to provide safe, efficient, and reliable services in the Town. 

Staff will be on hand to answer questions regarding each service while providing educational handouts and demonstrations. At least eight Town vehicles will be on display in the back parking lot of the utility maintenance building (1385 Russell Branch Pkwy SE), which will allow families to see the vehicles up close while learning how each one operates. A small play area and light refreshments will also be available. 

In addition, residents can pre-register for a tours of the water plant and wastewater plant*, which will take place at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Each tour lasts one hour and is limited to 15 people, ages 10 and above.

The free event will be held at the Utilities Department, located at 1385 Russell Branch Parkway SE, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., rain or shine. For more information on the Open House, call 703-771-2750 or email water_feedback@leesburgva.gov.  To schedule a plant tour, call 703-737-7097 or email dpeach@leesburgva.gov

* Construction projects at the Wastewater Plant could prevent access to several areas, in which case overview of the processes will be held in the conference room.

Media Contact:
Leah Kosin
Public Information Assistant
lkosin@leesburgva.gov
703-771-2781