Notice of 2016 Election
Notice is hereby given that a General Election will be
held in the City of Chowchilla, County of Madera, State
of California, on the 8th day of November 2016. Polling places will be open from 7:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. on
Election Day. To find your polling locations
Council Candidates will Appear on the November Election Ballot
There will be no election of Chowchilla City Council
candidates this November. Only thre persons qualified to run for
the office and there are three open positions. Therefore, the
election of the three is inevitable and the City will save about
$16,000 by not being on the ballot. To read more
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.
Help Guide Chowchilla's Future Housing Needs
If you are passionate about equal opportunity for housing, funding for more affordable housing and home improvements projects,
and/or making sure the entire community is served by appropriate housing options, the City needs you to make our Housing Element Update
Call the City's Contract Planner, Annalisa Perea, at (559) 665-8615, ext. 401, to learn how you can help. Or, click on one of the links below to download, print,
fill out and return a survey about our community's housing needs.
Housing Element Update Survey
Housing Element Update Survey (Spanish)
City Council Adopts a
Balanced 2016-2017 City
The Chowchilla City Council has adopt the
balanced 2016-2017 fiscal year budget for the City of Chowchilla.
to view online or download the complete budget
Coffee with a COP
with Chief David Riviere
of Police David Riviere in an informal setting to talk
about topics and concerns you may have about public
safety and policing in Chowchilla. The next session is
Tuesday, October 4
from 8:00-9:00am at the
E. Robertson Boulevard.
for the Coffee with a Cop SCHEDULE
CONVERSATION - Let's Talk Chowchilla
The next gathering for Community CONVERSATION is Tuesday,
from 5:30-6:30pm at the
600 W. Robertson Boulevard.
for the Community CONVERSATION SCHEDULE
Regulations in Effect
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
Full time and part time jobs are available with the City of
for more information.
Public Works Director (by September 13, 2016)
Utilities System Supervisor (continuous
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.
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
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
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.
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.
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