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  1. Pictures with Santa 2019

    Pictures with Santa/Fotos con Santa Dec 7th & 20th

    Pictures with Santa/Fotos (Bring your own camera/Traiga su propio camara) December 7th, 12-2pm @ Avenal Fire Station December 20th, 5-8pm @ Kings Street Band Stand Donations Accepted Read on...
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    Volunteers Needed: Dec 7th & 20th

    Volunteers are needed to assist with the Holiday Magic activities on December 7th, such as decorating a float and supervising activities. December 20th will include arts and crafts during pictures with Santa. Please contact Sheila or Anna (559) 386-5766. Read on...
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    Notification of Vacant Recreation Commission Seat and Application Form

    Notice is hereby given that the Avenal City Council is currently seeking individuals interested in serving on the Recreation Commission . The City is accepting applications to fill one (1) vacancy. Please print or fill an online application. Read on...
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    Kings County 2020 Elections Poll Workers Application

    The Kings County Elections Department is anticipating an exciting 2020 Election Cycle. The Election dates are Tuesday March 3, 2020 and Tuesday November 3, 2020. Workers are needed! Read on...
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    City Council Winter Holiday Schedule

    The Avenal City Council will be meeting once in November, and once in December, cancelling both: Thursday November 14, 2019 & Thursday December 12, 2019 meeting dates. Read on...
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    Amendment to Water Conservation Rules

    Due to improved water conditions in 2017, the Avenal City Council amended the City's Water Conservation Measures on April 13, 2017. The City requests continued assistance utilizing Phase II water conservation measures by all users until further notice. Read on...
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  1. Save Our Water

    Emergency Drought Measures in Effect for Avenal Residents

    The Avenal City Council has declared a Local Emergency due to water shortage and drought conditions. Learn about ways you can conserve water and avoid fines. Read More

Mission Statement:

"To be a caring community, promoting an oasis of opportunities for all to prosper. We do this through diligent stewardship, community, partnership, service and growth." 


  • Stewardship: We manage resources and work to assure a self-sufficient and sustainable community.
  • Community: We provide a safe & healthy environment in which to thrive.
  • Partnership: We encourage communication, inclusion and civic pride.
  • Service: We serve the customer with exceptional quality and care. 
  • Growth: We promote economic vitality and strategically position Avenal for the future.