Sludge Dryer Schedule

These times are typical, however, are subject to change depending on quantity and moisture content of the sludge to be dried. Most changes will only cause times to fluctuate by a half hour or less from the normal cycle times.

Regular Schedule


Dryer run days are typically on Tuesdays and Thursdays as follows:
  • 5:30 a.m. - Fill Cycle
  • 6:20 a.m. - Dry Cycle
  • 8:35 a.m. - Discharge Cycle (Most Odorous Time)
  • 8:40 a.m. - Fill Cycle
  • 9:30 a.m. - Dry Cycle
  • 11:45 a.m. - Discharge Cycle (Most Odorous Time)
  • 11:50 a.m. - Fill Cycle
  • 12:40 p.m. - Dry Cycle
  • 2:55 p.m. - Discharge Cycle (Most Odorous Time)

Alternate Schedule


Occasionally we run four loads in a day with the following times:
  • 3 p.m. - Fill Cycle
  • 3:50 p.m. - Dry Cycle
  • 6:05 p.m. - Discharge Cycle (Most Odorous Time)

Additional Information


For more information contact Don Reitan, Wastewater Department Leadman.