Where the People Own the Water and the Power
The City of Biggs is a full-service, general law city with a population of 1,707 located in the fertile farmlands of the Sacramento Valley about an hour north of Sacramento. Known as the "heart of rice country," Biggs is approximately 25 miles south of the City of Chico and 25 miles north of Yuba City, just off State Route 99, at an elevation of 93 feet. Biggs is approximately four miles north of the City of Gridley. View map.
In addition to providing municipal police, fire and public works services, the city also operates its own electric utility. Biggs partners with the City of Gridley for police, animal control and electric utility maintenance services and with the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CalFire) for fire services. The current annual budget is $3 million, with a full-time workforce of 9 positions. View more.
Issues? Contact Butte County Mosquito and Vector Control District
If you need to report unmaintained pools or ponds, or would like your property inspected for mosquitoes you can go to the online service request form or you can call the district office at (530) 533-6038 or (530) 342-7350. Please provide the following:
- Name, address, closest cross street and daytime phone number
- Time of day you were bitten (morning, afternoon, evening)
- Were you bitten inside or outside
You do not need to be home in order to have your property inspected or treated for mosquitoes. If there is street access to your yard please indicate this as well as any other thing we should know about (locked gates, dogs etc.)
THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE
PHASE 2 WASTEWATER TREATMENT
CITY PROJECT NO. 19-01
State Project No. 7884-110
Plans, specifications and other information: