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    Job Announcement - Part Time Customer Service Representative/Office Assistant

    Job Announcements The City of Avenal is currently seeking applications for one (1) Customer Service Representative/Office Assistant Please find more information and apply at: https://www.cityofavenal.com/jobs.aspx Read on...
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    The State Water Shutoff Moratorium ended 12/31/2021. The City of Avenal Utility Billing Department will resume assessing late fees and generating water disconnections as of 1/1/2022. Read on...
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    City of Avenal Police Chief Recruitment

    The City of Avenal is seeking a skilled administrator and experienced law enforcement professional with a strong leadership presence and excellent interpersonal skills to serve as its next Chief of Police. Read on...
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    STARTING SOON: Residential Election Course

    West Hills and Skills Valley present a FREE Residential Electrical Course detailing safety, national electrical code, circuits, hands-on projects, and more! Courses start next month at the Avenal Adult School,. Read on for more details! Read on...
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    Utility And Mortgage Assistance

    Up to $1,000 per househould for up to 3 months of assistance / *** Hasta $1,000 por hogar con tres (3) meses de asistencia. *** Read on...
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    Chief of Police Announces Retirement

    For Immediate Release: January 4, 2022. Chief of Police Russell Stivers Announces Retirement... ---- Para publicación inmediata: 4 de enero de 2022. Jefe de Policía Russell Stivers Anuncia Retiro... Read on...
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    KART Winter Passes Available

    KART is offering a 3 Month Winter Pass for January-March 2022 for only $20! This pass is good for local and out of town fixed routes. For more information, visit https://www.kartbus.org/ 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.