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Application for Utility Services & Fee Information

California Pines Community Services District Utility Application & Current Rates 
UTILITY APP.docxRate Increase Notice-Websitew.pdf

 NEW!

Pay Online by visiting your Customer Account Portal

https://abs1302.abswebserver.com/abs/portal.main?id=02

 

 

 

Frequently asked Questions:

Q: How do I pay my bill?

A:You can choose to pay online by clicking the link below, entering your credientials, and clicking the "pay now" option in your account portal. (Small fee applies)

https://abs1302.abswebserver.com/abs/portal.main?id=02

OR:

Customers may mail their payments to the district office at:

                                                376 CO RD 71

                                              Alturas CA 96101

Payment by phone is available (a small fee applies) by calling the District Office at:

530.233.2766

M-F 10:00 AM -3:00 PM

We also have a drop box located on the Front Door of the District Office.

Q: Why is my Bill so high?

A: The Districts water, sewer and Trash rates went up February 1, 2020. This came after a rate study was performed.

Q: Why wasnt i informed of the rate increase?

A: After paying a company in Reno NV to send out 2 seperate notices to all 15,000+ property owners within the Districts Boundaries, the Board of Directors held mulitple Public Meetings regarding the rate increase. Out of all the property owners in the District Boundaries, only 2 owners showed up for one of the meetings. 

Q: What are the current rates?

A: Water and sewer base rates went up $1.00 making water now $33.25 and Sewer $ 39.00

 Trash Service went up $7.00 for the lower Cal Pines Unit's. It is currently  $21.00 monthly, 

Trash Services went up $13.59 for the Hill Units to make the new monthly rate $27.09.

Below is the new rates for water and sewer usage this is charged for the water and sewer usage per 100 CF:

$0.60  per 100 CF as well.

(Two cans per week Monday by 7:00 A.M. for the lower units and Tuesday by 7:00 A.M mornings for the Hill Units)

Vector (Mosquito Abatement)  $3.00