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All About Your Utilities. Your Community. Learn more about your proposed rate adjustments. 

Know when to water

Beginning November 1, 2015: mandatory one day per week watering schedule, either on Saturday or Sunday (your choice), except when it has been raining. Help spare Sacramento water.

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

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

Lab tests
The voluntary water boil advisory for the Pocket Area has been lifted. We are pleased to report that the water sampling test results received are negative for coliform.

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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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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!


Feb 01 - Experts say we will have a strong El Niño this winter. Cold weather conditions are already showing serious wear and tear on our utilities. We’ve experienced some street flooding during recent storms which highlights the urgency to invest in the repair and replacement of our infrastructure. Some of Sacramento’s water and wastewater systems have been improved thanks to the rate adjustments the City implemented four years ago, however, our work is not done. Read Post

Jan 14 - City lifts voluntary boil water advisory for Pocket area, west of I-5 After coordination with the State Division of Drinking Water, the City of Sacramento has lifted the voluntary boil water advisory issued for the Pocket area, west of I-5. Customers were notified on January 10, 2016 of the presence of bacteria in the drinking water and were advised to boil their water for cooking and drinking purposes as a precaution. We are pleased to report that the water sampling test results received yesterday and today are negative for coliform. Read Post