City Celebrates Oso Water Reclamation Plant Upgrades

City Investing over $252 Million in three years for Wastewater Infrastructure Media Advisory

When:             Monday, April 18, at 10:00 a.m.

What:              Oso Water Reclamation Plant Ribbon-Cutting

Where:            501 Nile Drive, 78412

Who:               Mayor Paulette Guajardo

                        City Manager Peter Zanoni

                        District 4 Councilmember Greg Smith

                        Water Utilities Chief Operations Officer Mike Murphy

CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS – Water Utilities will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of significant upgrades to the Oso Water Reclamation Plant.

The $25.2 million wastewater project is part of the City’s Wastewater Master Plan to invest over $252 million in the next three years to upgrade its six wastewater treatment plants, wastewater lift stations, and wastewater lines.

These construction overhauls will improve the plant’s operation efficiency, reduce sanitary sewer overflows during rainstorms, and mitigate the plant odor emissions impacting adjacent neighborhoods and businesses.

The event can be viewed on the following City social media platforms:

Facebook: @citygov

YouTube: CCTVCorpusChristi

Media representatives can contact Public Relations Specialist Shelby Coppedge at 361-826-1853 or email at You can also find updates on Water Utilities on Facebook @CCTXWater and Twitter @CCTXWater.

About Corpus Christi Water Utilities

For over 129 years, the city of Corpus Christi has been vital as the water supplier for the region. Our commitment to 500,000 residents across the Coastal Bend is to deliver water that is affordable, drought-proof, sustainable, and reliable.