Sewer Division

The Bailey-Alexander Complex

1501 W Samford Ave

  1. Email:
  2. Phone: (334) 501-3060
  3. Hours:  M-F: 7:30AM-4:30PM

Mikel Thompson

Collection System Manager

  1. Phone: (334) 501-3073
  2. Email:

Notice:  If you are experiencing a sewer back-up or overflow!

During Normal Business Hours                                         Monday through Friday                                                               7:30 AM to 4:30 PM                                                             Please call the Bailey Alexander Complex office at (334) 501-3060

After Hours

Please call the non-emergency line at (334) 501-3100, and choose option 1.

For emergencies, please call 911.

To have underground utility lines located, please call 811 or (800) 292-8525 before you dig!                                 

City of Auburn- Collection System Division

Full-time employees:  20                                                        20,180 Customer Accounts                                           Approximately 350 miles of sanitary sewer lines                           An estimated 8,500 sanitary sewer manholes            Approximately 200 square miles of off-road sanitary sewer easements

The Collection System Division works to provide a multitude of services to the City of Auburn and its citizens while also striving to provide first rate customer satisfaction. This is accomplished by continued training in all aspects of sewer system maintenance, conveyance, and treatment.

The primary responsibility of the Collection System Division is to perform duties in such a manner to ensure that all aspects of the City of Auburn’s sanitary sewer collection system continue to operate as efficient as possible while also maintaining local, state, and federal regulation compliance. In addition, we strive to keep abreast of the latest technology and innovations in our field to help to provide uninterrupted service to our customers.

The Collection System Division works diligently to continue to be successful in all areas of water resource management.

The Collection System Division is represented by three sub-divisions:

Design & Construction Manual Fee Schedule Standard Development Forms