Utility Administration and Billing:
111 N Main Street
Cottonwood, AZ 86326

Wastewater Plant:
1480 W Mingus Avenue
Cottonwood, AZ 86326

The Utilities Department is responsible for the operations of the newly acquired water system as well as the City's wastewater collection and wastewater treatment facilities.

The Water Division is responsible for the distribution of the water supplies, including storage tanks, wells, fire hydrants, pumps and water meters.

The Wastewater Division is responsible for the operation and maintenance of a 1.5 million gallons per day (MGD) wastewater treatment facility, 48 miles of collection system, 5 sewage lift stations and approximately 80 acres of effluent reuse area.

This department is also responsible for tap installations for new homes and businesses, field location (bluestaking) of the underground collection system and the safe and effective disposal of the plant's effluent.


The online portal can be used to:

  • View your current billing
  • View your payment history
  • View your water usage history
  • See a graph of your water usage history
  • Setup recurring Credit and Debit payments at no charge
  • Do a one-time Credit Card payment for a small convenience fee
"CLICK HERE" to be redirected to the portal.

Arizona Department of Water Resources - Conservation

Water/Wastewater Informational Brochure

Backflow Protection and Prevention Ordinance #567

Backflow Protection and Prevention Code

2016 Cottonwood Drinking Water System Field Inspection Reports

City of Cottonwood Water Management Strategies

Current Water and Waste Water Rates - June 2016

Rate Study Information

2014 City of Cottonwood Water & Wastewater Rate Study and Long Term Financial Forecast

COC Rate Study Presentation - 2015-10-27

Cottonwood FY 2016 Water Rate Study Financial Report - Updated 2015-12-01

Cottonwood FY 2016 Wastewater Rate Study Financial Report - Updaated 2015-12-01

2015-16 Notice of Intent to Increase Rates, Fees & Charges

Rate Adjustment Public Hearing - 2016-01-05

Rating Reports

City of Cottonwood MPC Moody's Rating Report 2015

City of Cottonwood S&P Rating Report 2016

Current Water Restrictions - Demand Reduction Strategy I “Water Alert”

The Utilities staff includes:

Utilities Administrative Manager Roger Biggs rbiggs 928-634-0186
Administrative Coordinator Sharon Caldwell scaldwell 928-634-0186
Utility Billing Supervisor Malia Patton mpatton 928-634-0186
Wastewater Superintendent Deborah Breitkreutz dbreitkreutz 928-634-3413