IMPORTANT REMINDER: An update about City water conservation. 


  •   City water savings needed indoors and outside

    Water conservation in the City of Redding during October slipped to slightly over 16 percent compared to 2013 – well below the 36 percent mark mandated by the state. As a result City water officials are asking for renewed conservation – particularly inside the home as winter nears.

  • City: Halt irrigation during rain

    City of Redding Water Utility officials are urging customers check irrigation timers and turn them off as rain is forecast in the next few days.

  • City asks customers to redouble water conservation efforts

    City of Redding Water Utility officials are asking customers to redouble their efforts to conserve water to meet the state mandate to cut water use by 36 percent compared with 2013.

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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.