NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council of the City of Williams will hold a public hearing on WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. to consider the following:

California Housing Statutes Update of the Zoning Code

The Zoning Code consists  of regulations that address land use and development within the City.  The Zoning Code, regulations for the use of land in Williams, is proposed to be amended consistent with changes to State Housing Laws and to implement programs of the City’s General Plan and related Housing Element. 

The proposed Zoning Code amendments may be viewed on-line at:

Copies of the amendment document may also be reviewed at City Hall, or at the Planning Department at 810 “E” Street, William, CA, during normal business hours.  Any questions concerning this application should be referred to the Planning Department at the same address or by calling City Hall at (530) 473-5389.  All interested persons are invited to attend the meeting and present written and / or oral comments on the matter being considered or may also submit an e-mail to prior to the meeting.  If you challenge these matters in court, you may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raised at the public hearing(s) described in this notice, or in written correspondence submitted to the City Clerk at, or prior to, the public hearing(s).

The meeting will be held in the City Council Chamber of City Hall, 810 “E” Street, Williams.  In compliance with the American with Disabilities Act, please notify City Hall 72 hours prior to the meeting to arrange for special needs – (530) 473-5389. This notice is published in accordance with California Government Code 65090.

Public Notice of Vacancy On Capital Improvements Program

The City of Williams currently has 3 vacancies on the Capital Improvements Program. This is a wonderful opportunity to serve the community. If you are interested in helping shape the future growth of our City, are willing to attend one meetings and want to better your city then please contact the City Hall at 473-2955 Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m.

New Water Restrictions

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To Report Water Wasting please call:
(530) 473-2955 option 5

Water Conservation

Tips for wise water use


Website Highlights

Recology provides landfill diversion and resource recovery services to homes and businesses through collection, recycling, and composting in California. View

Williams Community Center
A fine facility designed for the residents of Colusa County to gather together and enjoy local activities, fundraisers, and special events. View

Monthly Meetings:

City Council Meetings

3rd Wednesday of each month at 6:00 p.m.
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Planning Commission

4th Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m.
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Parks & Recreation Commission

1st Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m. 
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