CodeRED Alert System
All residents and businesses are encouraged to sign up for the CodeRED emergency alert system. To receive emergency information, click on the CodeRED icon below. If you need administrative assistance signing up, contact the Yreka Police Department.
Effective October 14, 2016 - Burning ban lifted for Yreka city limits.
Residential burn permits previously obtained from Yreka City Hall are still valid. Residential burn permits are free and can be obtained from Yreka City Hall, 701 Fourth Street, Monday through Thursdays between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. during the burn season. Commercial and Industrial businesses within city limits can obtain a burn permit through the California Department of Forestry & Fire Protection, 1809 Fairlane Road, Yreka.
2016 Yreka Creek Greenway Master Plan Update
The 2016 Yreka Creek Greenway Master Plan Update documents are now available for public review. The Greenway Master Plan encompasses several goals, including flood hazard reduction, better flood management, water quality, wildlife habitat, and increased connectivity of nonmotorized transportation along Yreka Creek. These issues directly affect the community and deserve public attention and input.
Slow the Flow - Make Your Landscape Act Like a Sponge
A video from the State Water Quality Control Board about storm water problems and solutions.
Water Saving Rebates and Incentives
Home Water Surveys
Save money and water with a home water survey. Learn more>
View the new Financial Transparency Portal through OpenGov.
City Hall Closed Fridays
City Hall is closed to the public on Fridays.
Watering Schedule – Outdoor sprinklers, irrigation systems, and hand and manual watering are limited to a maximum of 3 days per week based on the following odd-even schedule. Properly operating drip irrigation systems and soaker hoses are exempt from day and time restrictions.
Addresses that end with an EVEN number (2,4,6,8,0): Wednesday, Friday, Sunday
Addresses that end with an ODD number (1,3,5,7,9): Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
No sprinklers or landscape irrigation permitted on Mondays
Recommended watering hours are between 8:00 pm and 8:00 am
The City will be hosting public Informational Workshops on the Greenway Master Plan (click image to enlarge).