Water…essential to all life: Past, present and future
The mission of the Water & Recycled Water Program is to provide safe, reliable water for potable, fire protection, and recycled uses, which meets or exceeds regulatory requirements in a cost-effective manner to ensure the health and safety of Oxnard residents and visitors.
Water Production and Treatment Program supplies the City’s water customers with a reliable potable water supply utilizing both imported water and groundwater treated at the Desalter to produce a product that is both aesthetically pleasing and meets or exceeds current Federal and State drinking water standards.
Water Distribution Program is responsible for operation of and maintenance to the City’s system water pipelines and appurtenances, in order to provide high-quality, reliable, pressurized water service to the City’s residents in compliance with all regulatory requirements.
Water Metering Program provides accurate metering, leak detection and customer service to the City’s residents.
Water Procurement Program is responsible for long-range water resources planning and enterprise business administration in order to minimize the loss of the City’s existing water supplies to competing uses, advance the development of new water supplies, and ensure stable long-term operations for the City’s water utility customers.
Recycled Water Program provides treatment, distribution, maintenance, and regulatory oversight of the City’s new recycled water system, with the purpose of improving water supply reliability by developing local water supplies and reducing dependence upon imported water.
Water Conservation and Education Program protects future water resources through effective conservation practices by providing education and training, funding opportunities, and technical assistance to all City water customers. Activities include public outreach, education, monitoring, and enforcing programs for efficient utilization of the City’s water resources.
Water Quality and Cross Connection Control Program is responsible for the quality of the City’s water supplies, from source to treatment to customers, minimizing the risk of customer activities leading to contamination of the water in the distribution system and maintaining security of water system facilities.
Water Connection Fees Program provides for the expansion of the system due to the impact of new water customers on the existing water supplies and existing water system through the development of new water resources and increases in water system capacity using the Water Resources Development fee and the Water Capital Facilities fee.
CALL US AT (805) 385-8136
REPORT ONLINE AT 311.OXNARD.ORG
251 South Hayes Avenue
Oxnard, CA 93030
Phone: (805) 385-8136
Fax: (805) 385-8137
Monday – Thursday 7:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Alternate Fridays 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM
For further information:
Water Resources Division
Last Updated: Apr 6 2015