The Utilities Department oversees the operation and maintenance of the following areas:
John Jones Water Treatment Plant
Operates the City’s Water Treatment Plant and well system to provide a water supply for the City.
Wastewater Treatment Plant
Operates the City’s Wastewater Treatment Plant to treat and dispose of the wastewater (sewage) collected from within the City.
Storm Water Management
Develops, implements and enforces the City's Storm Water Management Program. The goal of this program is to reduce the amount of pollutants that enter our Storm Drain System.
Develops, implements and enforces the City's Water Conservation and Efficiency Program. The goal of this program is to meet SBx7-7 requirements of 180 gallons per capita per day by 2020 per our Urban Water Management Plan.
Maintains and repairs the City’s storm drainage system including storm drains, catch basins, channels, ditches and ponds.
Provides laboratory and environmental control services for City utilities and other City departments.
Maintains, repairs, and replaces mechanical and electrical plant equipment at the City's Water Treatment Plant and Wastewater Treatment Plant, maintains and repairs the City's water wells and booster water pump stations and wastewater lift (pump) stations. Provides support to building maintenance for electrical systems in City buildings.
Street Lights & Traffic Signals
Maintains and repairs the City's traffic signals and street lights.