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.

Notice of Board Vacancy

We currently have a vacancy on the Board of Directors. The Board meets once a month and is responsible for the financial and policy oversight of the District. If you are interested please see the attached notice of vacancy. You can contact the office with questions or if you would like more information on what a board members responsibilies are. There is also a simple application form that needs to be submitted if you wish to be considered for the position. The appointment will be made at the February 26, 2019 Special Meeting. The meeting is at 5:30pm at the HPUD Office, 447-855 Plumas Ave.

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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Winter Weather Woes

Winter Weather Woes

February 01, 2019

This winter has brought more winter weather woes than usual, as the polar vortex has hit North America, bringing with it record-breaking cold. The past week has seen the coldest weather in a generation. Schools have been called off, businesses are closed, flights are cancelled, the US Postal Service has suspended service in some states, and thousands of homes have been without power. Chicago has been colder than Mt. Everest base camp. The U.S. Midwest has had lower temperatures than the South Pole. This is dangerously cold. 

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