The Water Division is responsible for the operation, maintenance, and improvement of the municipal drinking water system serving more than 88,000 people in the City of Napa and adjacent areas. The Division is dedicated to providing a safe and reliable supply of high-quality drinking water for its residential, commercial, industrial, and institutional customers. A comprehensive review of the City's water system is contained in the Urban Water Management Plan. The Plan describes and evaluates water supply sources, projected demand, water conservation, and overall water service reliability through 2035.
- New Water Rates are now in effect for all customer types.
- Aging Pressure Regulators (PDF) at older homes in Browns Valley may fail and cause sudden high pressure spikes that can damage indoor appliances. Customers are encouraged to replace failed regulators, and call 707-257-9521 with any service concerns.
- A 100+ year-old pipeline beneath Third Street is being replaced between California and Seminary. View the Third Street Neighborhood Announcement (PDF) for details.
- Annual Hydrant Flushing Program runs through April 2018 throughout the City. Check the program's web page for updates and FAQs.
- Our 2016 Drinking Water Quality Report is available online. Learn about your drinking water and the stringent State and Federal health standards it must meet. Paper copies will be mailed only upon request by calling 707-257-9521. Copies are also available to pick up at the Water Division, 1340 Clay Street, and at Public Works, 1600 First Street.
- Our Urban Water Management Plan (UWMP) 2015 Update was adopted by City Council and is currently under review by the California Department of Water Resources (DWR).
- Drought may be over, but Water Waste Prohibitions remain in effect.