Caution - We have received recent reports from customers receiving fraudulent solicitation calls for utility payment under threat of disconnect. Prior to providing any payment information, immediately contact the Utility Billing Customer Service line at 707-431-3307 to confirm your account status. Thank you.
This division is responsible for utility billing for electric, water and waste water, and the management of 6,100 resident and business utility customer accounts. The department bills all customers monthly and maintains a payment service counter, a drive-up drop-box in the north end parking lot, as well as online payment.
Utility Billing Policy
On January 21, 2020 City Council adopted a Resolution rescinding Resolution No. 43-99 and approving policies relative to utility billing including delinquent billing, disconnection of services, late charges, credit adjustments for leaks and related policies that follow the Water Shutoff Protection Act. Copies of the policy are available in the following languages: English, Spanish, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese and Tagalog.
About Meter Reading
Water and electric meters are read monthly.
The meter readings are used to generate your monthly utility bill.
The meter readings are shown on your monthly utility bill.
City electric, water, drainage and waste water rates are based on rates established by the City Council.
Residential waste water charges are based on average winter water use plus a base fee.
Commercial waste water charges are based on water use, water meter size and strength factor.