CURRENT CITY SERVICES
The City of Colton continues to be concerned for the well-being of all our residents, visitors, businesses and City staff.
Until further notice, all City of Colton public-facing counters will be closed to the public, including Utility Billing, Development Services, Community Services and Police, and additional social distancing measures will be put into place.
We appreciate your patience during this unprecedented and fast-changing environment, as we work diligently to keep you informed. Please continue to monitor this page and the City’s social media pages for updates.
• City Council meetings will move forward as planned, however, measures will be taken to limit the number of people in attendance and increase social distancing among attendees. We encourage residents who do not have business before the council, to view the meetings live at home.
• Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Tuesday, March 24, will be adjourned to April 28, 2020 at 5:30 p.m.
WATER & UTILITY BILLS
While Customer Service counters are closed, customers have many options available for payment of their utility bill:
• City of Colton - Customer Service Call Center Hours:
Monday through Thursday: 8:30 am – 6:00 pm - 909-370-5555
• Pay online at the City of Colton website
• Pay by mail using the return envelope delivered to you in your monthly bill
• Call to make a Payment through the IVR phone system:
844-571-2896 24 hours a day 7 days a week
• Pay by dropping your payment in the night drop box located at City Hall
• Pay at Larsons Pharmacy located at: 142 W. H Street in Colton CA, 92324
• Pay at City Hall using the payment kiosk – Cash, Check & Credit Cards
Public who are in need of counter service should use the phone that is hanging on the wall next to our front waiting room door and speak with our dispatchers to let them know what you need assistance with or call 909-370-5000.
We are also encouraging non-emergency crime reports be filed online or over the phone when at all possible to minimize exposure in order to prevent the spread of the virus.
As always, if you need to report an emergency or need medical attention, please call 9-1-1.
Appointments can be made, Monday – Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., for the following departments by calling 909-370-6146
The Colton Fire Department is striving to continue to provide our customers with the best care possible. Please help us help you by taking the appropriate precautions by washing your hands with soap and warm water, covering your coughs and sneezes and staying away from large crowds when possible.
Building Permits, Planning Applications and Business Licenses
Application submittals/ resubmittals and fee payments may be made via email (with USPS submittal of plans): email@example.com OR firstname.lastname@example.org
All Business License transactions may be conducted online at:
or via email:
If you are in need of an appointment for business which cannot be conducted via phone, email, website or USPS, please call (909) 370-5079
We appreciate your business and are ready to serve you during this challenging time.
In the best interest of the Community, the City of Colton will be closing Community Centers, Library Services and Childcare sites until further notice.
As a result, all programs, activities, and classes have been cancelled, participants will be contacted regarding refunds, if applicable.
All Reservations and Field permits have also been cancelled until further notice..
Out of an abundance of caution, all restrooms and playgrounds at City Parks are CLOSED until further notice. The Skatepark at Chavez Park will be closed as well. If you visit a city park for fresh air, be sure to adhere to social distancing.
Please plan your visit accordingly and while out at parks — or anywhere in the community — practice social distancing.
Social distancing is the key to prevention and the City encourages all residents, employees and visitors to exercise responsible behavior and good personal hygiene. Persons 65 and older are encouraged to stay home and limit outside contact.
Please follow our social media pages or city website for updates regarding programs and news, or call 909 370 6153 from 9:00 am – 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday.
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