Water Operations

Water Operations is responsible for the production, distribution, administration, and customer service of the water system, delivering water to 2,904 accounts in the City. Water Operations is also responsible for the operation and maintenance of approximately 50 miles of pipeline, three reservoir facilities and two wells.

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Water Rate Community Workshop

A subcommittee appointed by the City Council has reviewed a preliminary financial analysis performed to understand the current and forecasted cost of Water Department operations and the revenues generated to support those operations.  A workshop will be held to present findings and recommended rate adjustments on Monday, October 28, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers.

Fees for Water Services

Water Department fees are listed in the Public Works Water Service Fee Schedule (PDF).

Low Income Water Discount Information (PDF)

Temporary Water Meters

Temporary construction water meters are available through the Signal Hill Water Department and are arranged for in the Finance Department, located at:
City Hall
2175 Cherry Avenue
Signal Hill, CA 90755

Billing information and deposit requirements are detailed in the Agreement for Use of Temporary Construction Water Meters (PDF).

2015 Urban Water Management Plan

The City of Signal Hill is preparing an Urban Water Management Plan (UWMP) for submittal to the California Department of Water Resources, pursuant to the Urban Water Management Planning Act, as codified in the California Water Code Sections 10610-10656. The UWMP is a guide for long term water supply planning for the City and provides water shortage contingency planning during periods of drought. Our anticipated date for public review and plan adoption is December 10, 2019. The UWMP Draft Report can be viewed online and is available to view at City Hall.