Public Works

Responsibilities

The Public Works Department is here to serve the community by providing airport, street, solid waste, water, wastewater, and storm water services. It contributes to the health, well-being, and convenience of citizens, visitors, business, and industry by operating and maintaining the City's streets, drinking water, wastewater and storm water systems for long-term service. These responsibilities must be managed in a cost effective manner as budget guidelines allow while remaining sensitive to the needs of the citizens we so proudly serve.

Department Service Areas

  • Chowchilla Municipal Airport
  • Municipal Water Service
  • Solid Waste
  • Storm Water
  • Streets
  • Wastewater

Important Required Permit Information

An Encroachment Permit is required for any work performed within the public right-of-way. Contact the Community and Economic Development Department at 559-665-8615, ext. 787, or Email the Community and Economic Development Department.