The Chowchilla City Council meets on the second and
fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00pm
in the City Hall Council Chambers at 130 S. Second
Street. To view or download the
minutes click HERE.
City Council Adopts a
Balanced 2016-2017 City
The Chowchilla City Council voted to adopt the proposed
balanced 2016-2017 fiscal year budget for the City of Chowchilla.
Until the document is finalized for print the proposed
budget document can be viewed online or downloaded
Berenda Reservoir is OPEN
The Chowchilla Lions Club
along with many volunteers has completed the cleanup,
repairs and preparation of the Berenda Reservoir for
public use. The Lions Club wants to thank all of the
people who have helped clean-up and donated time and
resources to make this happen.
As of Thursday,
June 30 the reservoir will be open on
Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from
8:00am to dusk.
The lake will stay open as long as water is being
released by the Federal Government to the Chowchilla
Water District and the stoppage could occur at any time.
The Lions Club ask that everyone who visits the
Berenda Reservoir to please be safe and obey all water
and boating rules.
HERE for important information about regulations.
The next gatheringfor Community CONVERSATION is Tuesday, June 21
from 12:30-1:30pm at Deli
1435 E. Robertson Boulevard.
for INFORMATION about
Community CONVERSATION - Let's Talk Chowchilla
Full time and part time jobs are available with the City of
Chowchilla. Current open positions include Deputy City
Clerk/Secretary II, Utility Systems Supervisor, Streets
and Construction Worker I, Wastewater Treatment Plant
Operator I, II or III, Water System Worker I, II, or
III, and Police Department positions.
for more information.
City Offers Incentives to Spur Local Development
The Chowchilla City Council has adopted multiple
incentive programs to spur building development in the
Chowchilla community. These programs include the
Neighborhood Infill Development Incentives,
Industrial Development Incentives, and the
Downtown Vacant Building and Business Development
Incentives. Click on each incentive title
to view the specific media release.
To view all media releases
Police Department Seeks Volunteers
The Chowchilla Police Department encourages residents to
join them as volunteers to help with a variety of duties
in the community throughout the year.
Click HERE to download a Volunteer Application.
Request for Proposals - Professional Auditing
Proposals to provide
professional auditing services for the City of
Chowchilla are due by 4:00pm on May 19, 2016.
Click HERE for bid information.
Audit reports for the
current and past fiscal years are available online.
Click HERE to
access the audit documents.
SUMMER Yard Irrigation
Regulations in Effect
For the summer months, Chowchilla property
owners (including renters) must limit their landscape watering
to TWO DAYS OR LESS to comply with the
California State Water Resources Control Board regulations for
statewide urban water conservation. Watering days are determined
by the STREET ADDRESS NUMBER (even or odd).
Property residents are REQUIRED TO SET their
automatic irrigation controllers to the watering schedule.
Property residents who do not use automatic irrigation
controllers are also required to follow these regulations. The
City of Chowchilla will be monitoring and providing assistance
to help property residents to comply with the state mandated
Click HERE to
Chowchilla Demographic Data
Check out the readily accessible resources for
detailed informative profiles with compiled data, including population, housing, and other
topics about Chowchilla at the
City Data web site and the
United States Census Bureau web site,
Census QuickFacts historical data.
Fiscal Year 2016-2017 City Budget
The Chowchilla City Council is in
the review stage for the next city budget and following approval
the document will be available on this web site. The current 2015-2016 fiscal year
budget can be viewed
Madera County Economic Development
Businesses large and small
looking to locate to Chowchilla are invited to visit the Madera
County Economic Development Corporation in addition to
contacting the City of Chowchilla. To learn more click
click HERE to visit the MCEDC web site.
Click HERE to view
media releases and public announcements.
City Spotlight Newsletter
Click HERE to
read the latest edition of the City Spotlight Newsletter or past issues. The
newsletter is included with the monthly utilities bill mailed
the first week of each month and is emailed to Xpress
Annual Water Quality Report
Each year a mandated Annual Water Quality/Consumer Confidence
Report is produced by the City of Chowchilla and
provided to all of our water customers.
Click HERE for the
Click HERE for the
California High-Speed Rail Authority
To learn more about the proposed high speed rail project
Click HERE to go
to the CHSRA
The City of Chowchilla in
partnership with Self-Help Enterprises is offering
Housing Assistance Programs to qualified, low-income
Click HERE for more