Serving Forestville Residents Along the Russian River in Sonoma County, California

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Russian River Utility
7131 Mirabel Road
Forestville, CA 95436
Phone: 707-887-7735
Toll Free: 800-244-5518
Preparedness
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The district, working with its maintenance and operations contractor, Russian River Utility, has established a formal plan to keep water flowing to customers under a variety of emergencies, including earthquake, fire, flood, hazardous materials spills and power failure.

We are integral to the County of Sonoma’s emergency response system, which designates the Forestville Fire Protection District facility (on Mirabel Road in Forestville, across from Russian River Utility) as the area’s emergency operations center. It is from there that emergency assistance will be coordinated.

The district is also a member of the State of California’s Water Agency Response Network, which means we can ask for help from public water districts throughout the state.

Conservation Tips

Indoors
  Find and repair leaks now

  Install high-efficiency toilets

  Run the dishwasher and washing machine with full loads only

  Install water- and energy-efficient appliances

  Install low-flow showerheads

  Fill the bathtub halfway or less

  Turn water off when brushing teeth or shaving

Outdoors
  Reduce your watering days to once or twice per week

  Plant native or water-wise species

  Inspect and tune up irrigation system monthly

  Irrigate between midnight and 6AM to reduce water loss from evaporation and wind

  Use a broom, not a hose, to clean driveway, deck or patio

  Use a bucket and a hose with self-closing nozzle to wash the car or take your car to a carwash that recycles water

  Cover pools and hot tubs to reduce evaporation

See more tips and resources in our Conservation section

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