The mission of South Feather Water and Power Agency (SFWPA) is both to deliver a dependable supply of safe, quality drinking water to its customers, and a dependable supply of water for agricultural users, in an economical, efficient and publicly responsible manner.

Hydroelectric generation facilities shall be utilized to optimize revenue from power generation, consistent with providing adequate and dependable water supplies to customers.

SFWPA is also committed to providing its employees a safe work environment and encouraging personal growth and attainment of goals. More about SFWPA

Recent News

  • 2018 Directors’ Election

    For the 2018 election calendar, South Feather Water and Power Agency has three Directors who’s four year terms are ending in December 2018. Division 5: John Starr ran unopposed Division 1: Brad L. Hemstalk: (530) 534-9067 Tod Hickman (Incumbent): (530) … Continued

  • 2018 Appropriations Limit

    The Agency’s 2018 Appropriations Limit has been calculated at $1,023,315. Proceeds from property taxes for the Agency in 2018 are estimated to be $540,000. If the proceeds from taxes exceeded the Appropriations Limit, the excess, subject to a carry-over calculation, … Continued

  • How Do I Apply for Water?

    Please see our new page on applying for water service at “How do I find out if water is available on my property?“

  • DWR Spillway Failure

    The current flows and spillway failure does not impact South Feather distribution of treated water. For more information visit DWR’s web page: or call (800) 952-5530

  • Get the Facts: Lead and California’s Drinking Water


Board of Directors

Meeting Calendar

Board meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday of every month, unless changed by the Board of Directors. The meetings are held in SFWP's Board Room located at 2310 Oro Quincy Highway. The meetings start at 2:00pm PST and continue until the agenda is completed.

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  • Photo of Tod Hickman
    Tod Hickman

    Division 1 Vice President

    Term ends 12/2018

    Oroville, CA 95966

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    Rick Wulbern

    Division 2 Director

    Term ends 12/2020

    (530) 534-4316

    Oroville, CA 95966

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    Dennis Moreland

    Division 3 Director

    Term ends 12/2018

    (530) 534-5284

    2660 V-6 Road
    Oroville, CA 95966

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    Jim Edwards

    Division 4 President

    Term ends 12/2020

    (530) 533-1691 / 531-5569

    150 Canyon Highlands
    Oroville, CA 95966

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    John Starr

    Division 5 Director

    Term ends 12/2018

    Oroville, CA 95966