Project AWE is a collaborative effort of the Sacramento Regional
County Sanitation District (Regional San), the Elk Grove Unified
School District (EGUSD), and other community partners.
In 1890, John Henry Nicolaus, a German immigrant, purchased 500 acres of land in the fertile Sacramento Valley. His next-door neighbor was the Joseph Sims Ranch. John Henry and his wife Lena…
Regional San owns and operates the regional wastewater conveyance system and the Sacramento Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant located near Elk Grove, California. We serve a population of about 1.4 million residents in the region.