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NEW City Council to be Seated December 13
On December 13 at 7:00pm the NEW Chowchilla City Council will be officially seated with Mr. Ray Barragan joining the council, replacing Mr. Richard Walker. At the same meeting the NEW Mayor and NEW Mayor ProTem will be selected.

City Council Meetings
The Chowchilla City Council meets 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 next meeting agenda click HERE. To view or download other agendas, agenda packets and/or meeting minutes click HERE.

City Seeks to Fill Commission Posts
The City of Chowchilla needs the help of residents who want to share in the future growth of our community as a member of a citizen advisory group. Commissions and committees are formed to assist the City Council in making critical policy decisions that impact the community. Citizen input is essential to the success of local government. Click HERE for details.

Employment Opportunities
Full time and part time jobs are available with the City of Chowchilla. Click HERE for more information.

Chowchilla Christmas Toys & Coats Drive
Local organizations have joined together to help bring some holiday joy to kids in Chowchilla this Christmas. They are holding the Chowchilla Christmas Toys & Coats Drive from now until Tuesday, December 20 and you can help reach the goal to fulfill a bit of every child’s Christmas Dream. Click HERE for details.

Sustainable Groundwater Management Act Outreach Meetings
his meeting is to give growers and citizens from the community an opportunity to address concerns and ask questions pertaining to the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA). It will be held Tuesday, December 13 from 2-4pm in the Chowchilla City Hall Council Chambers. The meeting is open to anyone who is interested.

Join City Administrator Brian Haddix and staff in an informal discussion about topics of interest important to you as a resident and our community on the 3rd Tuesday each month from 5:30-6:30pm. CLICK HERE for the SCHEDULE

Join Chief of Police David Riviere the 3rd Tuesday morning of each month from 8:00-9:00am in an informal setting to talk about topics and concerns you may have about public safety and policing. CLICK HERE for the SCHEDULE

Yard Irrigation Regulations in Effect
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. The City of Chowchilla will be monitoring and providing assistance to help property residents to comply with the state mandated restrictions. Click HERE to read more.

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 monthly City Spotlight Newsletter or past issues. The newsletter is included with the utilities bill mailed the first week of each month and is also delivered digitally to online Xpress BillPay customers.

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, the 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 click HERE.

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, including Census QuickFacts historical data.

Madera County Economic Development Corporation
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.

Media Releases
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 English version; Click HERE for the Spanish version.

California High-Speed Rail Authority
To learn more about the proposed high speed rail project for California Click HERE to go to the CHSRA web site.

Housing Assistance Programs
The City of Chowchilla in partnership with Self-Help Enterprises is offering Housing Assistance Programs to qualified, low-income families. Click HERE for more information.