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Local Information & Resources

We’ve added this page to provide you with valuable information about Modoc County and offer the necessary resources to make your move or decision to move to Modoc more convenient!

 

Scroll down to search the following categories: Local Resources; Utilities;

County, State & Federal Links; Emergency Services; Airports; Lodging; Travel Distance

 

 

LOCAL RESOURCES

 

City of Alturas & City Hall

Phone (530) 233-2512 • 200 W. North Street

www.cityofalturas.org

 

Alturas Chamber of Commerce

Phone (530) 233-4434 • 522 S. Main Street

www.alturaschamber.org

 

Modoc Joint Unified School District

Phone (530) 233-7201 • 906 W. 4th Street

http://www.modoc.k12.ca.us/

 

Modoc County Library

Phone (562) 233-6326 • 212 W. 3rd Street

www.infopeople.org/modoc/

 

Modoc County Record (Newspaper)

Phone (562) 233-2632 • 201 W. Carlos Street

www.modocrecord.com

 

Modoc Employment Center

Phone (562) 233-4161 • 221 N. Main Street

www.aworkforce.org/modoc

 

Modoc County Museum

Phone (562) 233-6328 • 600 S. Main Street

www.cityofalturas.org/railroad.htm

 

Modoc District Fair Grounds

Phone (562) 279-2315 • 34th Agricultural Assoc., Cedarville

http://hoover.hdo.net/~mdocfair/

 

Modoc County History & Information

http://www.rh2o.com/modoc/

http://www.rh2o.com/modoc/general.html#Communities

http://www.rh2o.com/modoc/modochis.html

 

Alturas/Modoc Business Directory

http://www.alturaschamber.org/Member%20List.htm

 

 

UTILITIES

 

Telephone Service

Frontier Corporation • (800) 921-8101

www.frontiercorp.com

 

Cellular Service (Local Company)

U.S. Cellular • (530) 233-3460

www.uscellular.com

 

Local Internet Service

High Desert Online • (530) 233-4000

www.hdo.net

 

Cable Service

Charter Cable • (866) 731-5420

www.charter.net

 

Satellite Services

Direct TV • (888) 238-7177

http://www.directv.com/DTVAPP/index.dsp

 

Dish Network • (800) 333-3474

http://www.dishnetwork.com/

 

Electric Service (City)

Pacific Power • (888) 221-7070

www.pacificpower.net

 

Electric Service (Rural)

Surprise Valley Electrification • (530) 233-3511

 

Water & Sewer (City Only)

City of Alturas • (530) 233-2052

www.cityofalturas.org

 

Disposal & Trash Service

Alturas Disposal • (530) 233-2373

           

Propane & Kerosene

Bethel's Propane • (530) 233-2134

Ed Staub & Sons • (530) 233-2610

 

 

COUNTY, STATE & FEDERAL RESOURCES

 

The White House

President George W. Bush

1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20500

Phone (202) 456-1111

http://www.whitehouse.gov/

 

State of California

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger
State Capitol Building
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone (916) 445-2841
 http://www.state.ca.us/state/portal/myca_homepage.jsp

 

Department of Motor Vehicles

Phone (800) 777-0133 • 903 W. “C” Street

www.dmv.ca.gov

 

California Road Conditions

Phone (800) 427-7623

http://www.dot.ca.gov/

http://www.dot.ca.gov/hq/roadinfo/mtnhwys.htm

 

Alturas Post Office

Phone (530) 233-2410 • 240 N. Main Street

http://www.usps.com/

 

Modoc Superior Court

Phone (562) 233-6516 • 205 S. East Street

http://www.modocsuperiorcourt.com/

 

Modoc County Planning Department

Phone (562) 233-6406 • 202 W. 4th Street

http://ceres.ca.gov/planning/bol/1997/county/html

 

USDA Forest Service

Phone (562) 233-5811 • 800 W. 12th Street (HWY 299)

http://www.fs.fed.us/r5/modoc/

 

Bureau of Land Management

Phone (562) 233-4666 • 708 W. 12th Street (HWY 299)

http://www.ca.blm.gov/alturas/

 

California & U.S. Census Bureau

http://www.laketahoemls.com/ijams/capopulation.htm

http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/06/06049.html

 

 

EMERGENCY SERVICES

Dial 911 for Emergencies

 

Modoc Medical Center

Phone (562) 233-5131 • 228 McDowell Street

 

Alturas Volunteer Fire Department

Phone (562) 233-4500 • 103 S. Howard Street

 

Alturas Rural Volunteer Fire Department

Phone (562) 233-3018 • 310 N. Rhine Street

 

Alturas Police Department

Phone (562) 233-2011 • 200 W. North Street

 

Modoc County Sheriff’s Department

Phone (562) 233-4416 • 102 S. Court Street

 

California Highway Patrol

Phone (562) 233-2919 • 905 W. “C” Street

 

 

AIRPORTS

 

Alturas Municipal Airport

On-Demand Charter Services

Phone (562) 233-5125 • 1401 W. 4th Street, Alturas, CA

http://www.airnav.com/airport/AAT

 

Klamath Falls Airport

Approximately 98 miles North of Alturas

Phone (541) 883-5372 • 6775 Arnold Avenue, Klamath Falls, OR

http://www.klamathfallsairport.com/

 

Redding Municipal Airport

Approximately 140 miles South of Alturas

Phone (530) 224-4321 • 6751 Woodrun Circle #200, Redding, CA

http://www.airnav.com/airport/RDD

 

Reno/Tahoe International Airport

Approximately 180 miles South of Alturas

Phone (775) 328-6400 • 2001 E. Plumb Lane, Reno, NV

http://www.renoairport.com/

 

 

LODGING

 

Best Western Trailside Inn

Phone (562) 233-4111 • 343 N. Main Street, Alturas, CA

http://www.bestwestern.com

 

California Pines Lodge

Phone (530) 233-5842 • Shasta View Drive, Alturas CA

10 Miles from Alturas City Limits

 

Essex Motel

Phone (530) 233-2821 • 1216 N. Main Street, Alturas CA

Next to the Texaco Station

 

Frontier Motel

Phone (530) 233-3383 • 1033 N. Main Street, Alturas CA

Next to Nipa’s Thai/American Restaurant

 

Mill Creek Lodge

Phone (530) 233-4937 • Likely, CA

http://www.millcreeklodge.com/

 

The Niles Hotel

Phone (562) 233-3261 • 304 S. Main Street, Alturas, CA

http://www.nileshotel.com

 

Rim Rock Motel

Phone (530) 233-5455 • HWY 299, Alturas Ca

http://hoover.hdo.net/~rgp/index.htm

 

Surprise Valley Hot Springs

Phone (877) Warm-H2O • HWY 299, Cedarville, CA

http://www.svhotsprings.com/index.html

 

Super 8 Motel

Phone (562) 233-3545 • 511 N. Main Street, Alturas, CA

http://www.the.super8.com/alturas08056

 

Wagon Wheel Motel & Restaurant

Phone (562) 233-5866 • 308 W. 12th Street (HWY 299), Alturas, CA

 

 

TRAVEL DISTANCE FROM ALTURAS, CA

CITY
 
STATE
MILES FROM ALTURAS
DIRECTION
Canby
California
19
West
Klamath Falls
Oregon
98
North West
Lakeview
Oregon
56
North
Los Angeles
California
687
South West
Medford
Oregon
170
North West
Portland
Oregon
380
North West
Redding
California
140
South
Reno
Nevada
180
South East
Sacramento
California
305
South West
Susanville
California
98
South East

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