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History is Steeped in Tradition

Atwater has become a community influenced by the roots of local agriculture, Highway 99, and the former Castle Air Force Base. Each has influenced the community and remains important fixtures. The City of Atwater is a progressive community when it comes to assisting and cultivating business. The City's growing residential development is spurring commercial investment, construction, and services. Additionally the City has an established history of food processing, farming, and light manufacturing companies.


Counter/window hours:

Finance Counter/Window and Police records - Monday through Thursday from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM for citizens to conduct business.  Police emergency services will continue to be provided 24 hours per day. Building Division Window - Monday 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM and Tuesday through Thursday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Community Development Dept. - Monday through Thursday from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

Utility Bill Rates:

Water rates increased by 40% on 2/1/13 and 15% on 2/1/14. To view example rate change click here.

Gardens and Landscaping   Effective May 27, 2014

Consumers shall not irrigate lawn or landscaped areas between the hours of 10:00 AM and 7:00 PM on any day of the week.  Even numbered addresses watering days: Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays. Odd numbered addresses watering days: Sundays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. Watering on Mondays prohibited.  For details click here.

To view current employment recruitment click here.

BLOSS HOME CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION - for more information click here. 

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What's New

Water Consumer Confidence Report

July 15, 2014
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2014-15 Assessment District Changes

June 24, 2014
Information on proposed rate changes for 2014-15 are now available for review by the public. A special page has been created with a summary of the changes

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