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

  • Little Grass Valley Reservoir

    All Little Grass Valley Reservoir boat ramps are open; however; boarding floats are not available due to high lake levels. Please be prepared for wet launch, and keep in mind that swimming is prohibited at the boat launches.

  • Appropriations Limit for 2019

    The Agency’s 2019 Appropriations Limit has been calculated at $1,026,619. Proceeds from property taxes for the Agency in 2019 are budgeted to be $543,800. Please see the complete report for more information: 2019 Appropriations Limit

  • Office Closed due to flooding

    The South Feather Water and Power Agency experienced flooding in their main office on Oro Quincy. The office will be closed as repairs are being made. Phone lines should be operational after 10am on Tuesday April 9th. Please call (530) … Continued

  • Data Request regarding NYWD hydroelectric revenue payments

    SFWPA Discovery Request

  • 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?“

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 President

    Term ends 12/2022

    Oroville, CA 95966

  • Photo of Rick Wulbern
    Rick Wulbern

    Division 2 Director

    Term ends 12/2020

    (530) 534-4316

    Oroville, CA 95966

  • Photo of Dennis Moreland
    Dennis Moreland

    Division 3 Director

    Term ends 12/2022

    (530) 534-5284

    2660 V-6 Road
    Oroville, CA 95966

  • Photo of Jim Edwards
    Jim Edwards

    Division 4 Director

    Term ends 12/2020

    (530) 533-1691 / 531-5569

    150 Canyon Highlands
    Oroville, CA 95966

  • Photo of John Starr
    John Starr

    Division 5 Vice President

    Term ends 12/2022

    Oroville, CA 95966