Finance and Utility Billing

The Finance Team provides for the effective and efficient management of the City’s fiscal resources. The Department is responsible for financial management of all City funds and for providing central support services to other City departments. These central support services include:

Additionally, the Department is responsible for utility billing services for water, sewer, and electric. The City has approximately 2,500 resident and business utility customer accounts. The Department processes utility service applications and prepares bills for all customers monthly and maintains a payment service counter and a drive-up payment drop box.

The City of Gridley provides Utility Billing relief accounts that include family members with qaulifying medical issues.  Please link on the Medical Lifeline Program form below for more information

Our Team is also responsible for preparing rate studies to identify appropriate billing rates. The Department has installed the drive-up payment drop box (located behind City Hall) for the convenience of customers. Additionally, to provide customers more convenience, the City accepts automated payment and utility start-up applications online.

Utility Billing Assistance - The City of Gridley provides utility billing relief to customers with qualifying medical issues.  Please click the "Medical Lifeline Program Form" below for additional information.  Utility customers may also qualify for the Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) and temporary payment programs.  The City may also be able to connect utility customers with not-for-profits than can provide assistance to qualifying customers.  Please call (530) 846-5695 for additional information.

Click on the Icon below to sign-up for convenient and safe automatic monthly payments.  There are no extra fees for the convenience if you link to your bank account.

Budgets and Reports

Click here to review the Adopted Fiscal Year 2020-21 Operating Budget and Capital Improvments Plan

Click here to review the Fiscal Year 2018-19 Annual Financial Audit Adopted in May 2020.


Common Forms and Documents


Contact Information

Finance Director Paul Eckert
685 Kentucky St
Gridley, CA 95948
(530) 846-5695