Take a tour of the Yellow Springs (Ohio) Water Reclamation Facility, and see how Superintendent Joe Bates transformed the facility from a plain utility to a vibrant, colorful campus. The facility now blends in with its artsy community, proclaiming bold colors on each building. Looking for the maintenance building? Just head for the blue shed. Need the influent building? Head for the red building.

Take a tour of the Yellow Springs (Ohio) Water Reclamation Facility, and see how Superintendent Joe Bates transformed the facility from a plain utility to a vibrant, colorful campus. The facility now blends in with its artsy community, proclaiming bold colors on each building. Looking for the maintenance building? Just head for the blue shed. Need the influent building? Head for the red building.

Aside from color-coding, the plant has also undergone many modifications and improvements, making it an award-winning facility. Tag along with Bates as he shows off the equalization basin, a bio-P system and more.

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