• City recycles old mattresses, box springs, for free

    The City of Redding Transfer Station on Abernathy Lane now accepts old mattresses and box springs from the public for free under a new statewide recycling program beginning this week (January 4, 2016).

  • Waste Stream Newsletter

    Beginning January 4th, there is no charge to recycle mattresses and box springs at the Transfer Station. Learn more about how to recycle household batteries.

  • State: Now is time to insure against El Nino flooding

    With increased likelihood of flooding from El Nino-spawned rains this winter, now is the time to consider purchasing federal flood insurance, according to the California Department of Insurance.

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What are City utilities? 

The Storm Drain, Wastewater and Water Utilities are divisions of the Public Works department of the City of Redding. Public Works provide reliable water, wastewater and storm drain services to approximately 90,000 Redding area residents.  

Visit the links below to learn more about our other utility services:

Remember: Click it before you dig it! or call 811


Important drought information

On April 7th, 2015 the City of Redding adopted a new Water Shortage Contingency Plan.. We are currently implementing Stage 2 of the plan due to mandatory water restrictions imposed by the State of California.