How to Reduce Your Utility Bill

Reducing Your Utility Bill

  • Your meter may be able to be down-sized. This would reduce the base rate applied to your account. The application for down-sizing (PDF) is available online and at City Hall.
  • Yreka offers discounts for qualified low-income households. The application for the low-income discount is available on the top right of this page and at City Hall.
  • Yreka provides several publications to help customers identify ways to more efficiently use water and reduce their bills. This includes a review of appliances, household practices, and landscape features that may be able to be updated or revised to use less water. If you'd like more information, please see the Water Efficiency page.
  • Water leaks can quickly increase your utility bill, visit the Water Leaks page for tips on checking to see if you may have a water leak.