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Utility Billing Assistance Program Application


  1. 1. Introduction New or Existing Participants
  2. 2. Customer Information
  3. 3. Qualifications and Acceptance
  • Introduction New or Existing Participants

    1. Title II Compliance

      In accordance with the requirements of Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) of 1990, the Fair Employment & Housing Act (“FEHA”), the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (as amended), Government Code section 11135 and other applicable codes, the City of Modesto (“City”) will not discriminate against individuals on the basis of disability in the City’s services, programs, or activities. For more information, please visit the City of Modesto website.

    2. About Discount
      Qualifying customers will receive a $35.00 discount on their monthly utility bill. Please allow 4 to 6 weeks for processing once your application has been submitted and approved. This program is not applicable if you live in a multifamily structure serviced by a shared meter. It is only applicable to individually metered residential households for primary residence of account holder.
    3. Questions About the Utility Assistance Program Application
      For questions regarding your application or required documents, please contact City of Modesto during our normal business hours, Monday – Friday from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, by calling 209-577-5395.
    4. Are you a new or existing participant in this program?*

      A new application is required every two years. Choose Existing below if you are applying because two years has passed since inital application.