City of Manteca Utilities
 
WATER
The City of Manteca provides water service for the community.  Approximately 15,000 connection customers are served, with an average daily usage of 11 million gallons.  The pumping capacity is 31.5 million gallons per day.  100% of the water processed by the City comes from ground water wells.  This source is augmented by an elevated water storage tank holding 300,000 gallons.

Call the City of Manteca Finance Department at (209) 825-2326 for information on water rates and to request service. For additional information, including data on water quality, Click here or call the City of Manteca Public Works Department at (209) 825-6102.

 
GARBAGE
The City of Manteca provides solid waste garbage service for the Manteca area.

Call the City of Manteca Finance Department at (209) 825-2326 for information on garbage rates and to request service.  Call the City of Manteca Public Works Department at (209) 239-8469 for all other solid waste inquiries (e.g., pickup schedules, recycling, dumpster rentals, etc.).

 
SEWER
The City of Manteca Wastewater Treatment Plant serves the City of Manteca, City of Lathrop, and Raymus Village in San Joaquin County.  The plant currently treats approximately 6.5 million gallons of wastewater per day (gpd), and has been rated with a capacity of approximately 7 million gpd.  A plant expansion to approximately 10 million gpd is currently underway and is expected to be largely completed from an increase in capacity standpoint by July, 2007 (all aspects of the expansion should be completely finished by August, 2008).

Call the City of Manteca Public Works Department at (209) 239-8460 for additional information, including restrictions on wastewater strength.  Call the City of Manteca Finance Department at (209) 825-2326 for information on sewer rates and to request service.

STORM DRAINAGE

The City of Manteca operates and maintains the Storm Drain System, which serves the community.  The City’s Storm Drainage System consists of approximately 170 miles of pipeline, 36 Pump Stations and 35 Detention Basins.  When it rains, the runoff flows through this system, into South San Joaquin Irrigation District Drains and Laterals, and eventually into the San Joaquin River.

Call the City of Manteca Public Works Department at (209) 239-8460 for additional information, including restrictions on discharges into the system.  Prevent Pollution – Only Rain Down the Drain!

 

Utilities Managed by Private Companies
 
GAS & ELECTRICITY

Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG&E), an investor-owned utility, provides natural gas and electric service to approximately 12 million people in Northern and Central California.  PG&E's service area covers 70,000 square miles and includes the San Francisco Bay Area, Sacramento and San Joaquin Valleys, and the Sierra Nevada and foothills.

As a result of California's electric industry deregulation in 1998, PG&E customers can choose the company providing their electricity.

Call PG&E at (209) 942-1730 for additional information on business services, including gas and electric rates and/or a preliminary rate analysis.  Call 800-743-5000 to request service for your business or home.

 
TELEPHONE

Verizon provides local telephone service for over 50,000 customers in the Manteca area.  The community is equipped with fiber optic lines.  Digital data services include DSL, T-1, ISDN (BRI and PRI), Frame Relay, Centranet, and telephone services.  Verizon was formerly the GTE Corporation and recently merged with Bell Atlantic.

Contact the Verizon website at verizon.com
for additional information on services or call the following numbers for installation, additional services, or changes in services: 800-483-5000 for business customers and 800-483-4000 for residential customers.

 
CABLE

Comcast provides cable television service and high-speed internet service in the Manteca area.  Contact the Comcast website at comcast.com or call 888-262-6300 for information on ordering and installation of new services or for changes to existing services.