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Public Works

Responsible for the repair and maintenance of the water distribution system needed to provide reliable service to the City of Pittsburg and meet all State of California Department of Public Health’s water distribution system regulations.

Service Levels

Water Lines

  • Maintain and perform scheduled and emergency repairs to maintain system reliability. Distribution system includes 215 miles of water mains, 3,600 distribution system valves, 17,500 customer service lines and meters, and 1,300 fire hydrants to maintain system reliability.
  • Manage Hydrant Flushing/Valve Exercising Program, Backflow Prevention Program (State Mandated): Provide record keeping, enforcement, repairs, testing and installations of 1,259 backflow prevention devices.
  • Provide monthly water meter reading for customer billing, meter replacement and repairs, service turn-on/shut-off, and respond to customer service complaints and service emergencies.
Last updated: 3/14/2014 3:38:48 PM