Our Mission

At Herlong Public Utility District, we are committed to providing safe, high quality water services to our community, while maintaining a standard of excellence in customer service and environmental conservation.

New Burn Permit Website

CalFire has changed their residential waste debris burn permit to online only. The Herlong Volunteer Fire Depatetment does not have the paper permits available. The online form takes less than 10 minutes.  You need to have a computer with internet access and a printer. You can get your permit here: https://burnpermit.fire.ca.gov/. If you dont have a computer we have one available for permits only, please contact the office to schedule a time to get your permit.

SB 272 Enterprise System Catalog

We are fully complaint with the requirements of SB 272, follow the link to see a listing of our enterprise systems herlongpud.systemcatalog.net

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What to do drop below freezing, what can I do?

December 28, 2018



When temperatures are consistently at or below freezing:

  • If you have pipes that are vulnerable to freezing, allow a small trickle of water to run overnight to keep pipes from freezing. The cost of the extra water is low compared to the cost to repair a broken pipe.
  • Open cabinet doors to expose pipes to warmer room temperatures to help keep them from freezing.

If your pipes freeze:

  • Shut off the water immediately. Don't attempt to thaw frozen pipes unless the water is shut off. Freezing can often cause unseen cracks in pipes or joints.
  • Apply heat to the frozen pipe by warming the air around it, or by applying heat directly to a pipe. You can use a hair dryer, space heater or hot...

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Drinking Water Week

Drinking Water Week

May 01, 2019

Did you know that May 5-11 is Drinking Water WeekA week to celebrate WATER! May 5 kicks off this year’s Drinking Water Week with an invitation to “Protect the Source." "The American Water Works Association and the water community across North America will celebrate Drinking Water Week by recognizing the vital role drinking water plays in our daily lives, and how we can take personal responsibility in caring for our tap water and protecting it at its source. “When we get to know our local drinking water sources, we come to understand that it is our duty as consumers and community stewards to protect and preserve them,” said AWWA Chief Executive Officer David LaFrance. “Drinking Water Week provides a great opportunity to learn the various ways in which we can each protect our source water so it’s available for future generations.”  AWWA

 

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