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.
Job Opening: Code Enforcement/
The City of Biggs has an immediate opening for a part time Code Enforcement/ Planning/Administrative Technician. $15.45/hour, approximately 20 hours per week. Daily Mon-Fri 12 to 2 PM, plus flexible hours for Code Enforcement and Planning functions. Additional hours may be required. Performs Code Enforcement and Planning functions, office reception, secretarial, clerical and administrative duties; data entry; answers the telephone, works with the public and other employees in a pleasant professional manner; accepts utility payments and coordinates utility connections with public works crew; performs related duties as assigned and required. The City of Biggs is an equal opportunity employer. Full job description and employment application are available at the links below, or at 465 C Street Biggs, CA. Applications will be accepted at City Hall until June 16, 2017, at 4 p.m.
Application for Employment
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR
The City of Biggs is requesting proposals from companies and individuals that have demonstrated experience in providing Planning Services to local governments. Please read the full RFP for details.
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR
SOLID WASTE COLLECTION SERVICES
The City of Biggs (City) is requesting proposals from companies that have demonstrated experience in providing solid waste collection services to local governments. Firms who place a high priority on customer service and the diversion of waste from landfill disposal are encouraged to submit a proposal. Please read the full RFP for details.
View Biggs Solid Waste Agreement.
Resources to Help You Keep Your Home
There are many ways to get help in keeping your home when you are having difficulty keeping up the mortgage payments.
Homeowners Call Toll Free 888-954-KEEP(5337).
More information can be found at www.KeepYourHomeCalifornia.org
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