Preparing for 2015-16 El Niño storm
It has been almost two decades since the last strong El Niño, but many are speculating that our region's next El Niño may already be here.
Storm preparedness information
We encourage you to do the same by following these tips to prepare your home, business and neighborhood for winter rains.
Obtain sand bags for flood control
Sandbags, when properly filled and placed, will redirect storm and debris flows away from property.
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.
- Mandatory Water-Use Restrictions
- Water Saving Tips
- Report Water Waste
- CA Drought Monitor
- Understand Your Water Meter
Do you have an old sewer lateral?
You may be eligible for up to $5,000 to replace that lateral! Learn more about our Private Lateral Upgrade Support program