IMPORTANT: Please note that the procedure below is for a location that has never had an active service. To apply for a new Water/Sewer Account please come to the Water/Sewer Department to complete an application. A deposit is required on all new accounts. If you have an established good payment history with the Water/Sewer Dept. that requirement may be waived. Please bring a Photo I.D. and a copy of your rental agreement, if applicable. You may contact the Water/Sewer Dept. at 707-464-6517 if you have any questions.
For a new sewer connection in service areas outside City limits please contact the Del Norte County Engineering Department at: 707-464-7229.
1. Fill out and submit a New Water Service Estimate Request. Submit the request to the Public Works office located at 377 J St. or via email using the form. Be sure to include the parcel number.
2. After receipt of the request the City will determine serviceablilty (property must front a main water line) and determine a cost.
3. If the property is serviceable, complete the Application for Conditional Water Use and Connection Permit and submit the completed application with the appropriate building permit.
4. Pay applicable fees and then a work order is generated to install service.
If you have any questions, please contact the City Public Works Department at 707-464-9506.