Water Treatment

Gene Chisum
5200 Waterworks Rd.
McAlester, OK 74501
Ph: (918) 423-0267  
water plant
McAlester operates a 12 million-gallon per day water treatment plant to provide drinking water to the City of McAlester
and five rural water districts (approximately 28,000 people and the majority of Pittsburg County).


The plant is a conventional, coagulation / clarification / filtration water treatment plant
and is operated 24 hours per day, seven days a week and was put into operation in 1982.
Current water treatment plant average daily usage is 4.5 million gallons a day
and the current water treatment plant maximum daily usage is 8.3 million gallons per day.


2018 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report
2017 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report
2016 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report
2015 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report
2014 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report
2013 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report