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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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    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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    Foro Comunitario Sobre la "Tarjeta Azul" /Ag Worker Program Act Info Session

    Nov 21, 6pm, Avenal Recreation Center: Foro Comunitario Sobre la "Tarjeta Azul" /Ag Worker Program Act Info Session. Please call (661) 487-5720 Read on...
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    PG&E Community Wildfire Safety Program

    PG&E is doing more real-time monitoring of extreme weather and fire danger conditions, enhancing vegetation management around power lines and conducting accelerated safety inspections of electric infrastructure. 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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    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.