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City Council agrees to four-year water and wastewater rate adjustments

Water Infrastructure Improvement Program

Installed Meter

Read more about our water main pipeline & meter projects. For updates about the projects, please read our current newsletter.

Utility News

Drink Up! Your city drinking water is the highest quality. 

City Utilities and Sac State work together to reduce impacts of run off to the American River.

City reduces storm drainage service rates for property owners of vacant commercial properties

City Council agrees to four-year water and wastewater rate adjustments

Stay up to date about the Proposed Rate Adjustments: Your Utilities. Your Community. Newsletter 

You may be eligible to save $156 annually on utility costs with the expanded Utility Rate Assistance Program.

City park watering on a Monday? Find out why.

River-Friendly Landscape Rebate Program  provides rebates for turf replacement.

Sacramento Department of Utilities unveils Utility Rate Assistance Program

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Summer / Fall Watering

Sacramento water users can water two days per week this summer and fall through November 6, 2016.

Water Wise Calls

Water Wise House Call
Schedule a free visit with a water conservation specialist to find the best ways to save water, get tips and tools, and find out if you qualify for rebates!


Oct 22 - You're invited to the Sacramento Water Treatment Plant Tour! View how the plant serves the community, provides a dependable water supply, and review critical facility upgrades What: Tour of the Sacramento Water Treatment Plant When: Saturday, October 29 at 11 a.m. Where: Sacramento Water Treatment Plant 301 Water Street, Sacramento, CA Details: Attendees must provide their name, phone number and valid photo identification to enter the treatment plant property. Please RSVP by Wednesday, October 26 to (916) 808-5594 or Tour includes: Water treatment lab, water filtration system, pump stations and sedimentation basins Why: The City of Sacramento Department of Utilities invites you to the Sacramento Water Treatment Plant tour. The plant, which originally opened in 1924, is one of only two City water treatment facilities. It is a key example of the City using utility rate adjustments for improvement projects that directly affect the safety and reliability of the community’s water. The Sacramento Water Treatment Plant provides high-quality drinking water for more than 480,000 City of Sacramento residents. The plant underwent significant upgrades of $165 million to better serve the community and protect the environment. Nearly 62 percent of the funds from water rate adjustments were invested in improvements to this plant. The tour will cover how the plant serves the community, provides a dependable water supply, and review critical updates that were made. For more information about Utilities visit: Your Utilities. Your Partner. Read Post

Oct 14 - Do you know what our Rain Patrol crews do with these trucks year-round and during rainy weather? Find out tonight on FOX40 News #YourUtilitiesYourPartner Read Post

Oct 14 - Where does all of the water go during a storm? Utilities crews work year-round to minimize flooding in your neighborhood #YourUtilitiesYourPartner KCRA 3 Read Post