Appointed by the City Council, the City Attorney provides legal advice and services to the City.
The Community Development Department includes the Planning, Building, Engineering and Code Enforcement Divisions. The Department also plays an integral role in the City Manager’s Office of Economic Development.
Arvin is home to an established agricultural economic sector that provides revenue and exposure to this Garden in the Sun. The City of Arvin is working to towards expanding economic sectors by ensuring our economic environment remains productive for continued growth, expansion, and new business opportunities.
The Finance Department oversees the City of Arvin’s financial planning and management activities.
Fire Department of Kern County
The City of Arvin falls within the area protected by the Kern County Fire Department and they provide a high level of emergency services to the residents of the City.
The City of Arvin is an equal opportunity employer. Our city staff is a valuable resource and the many teams that make up our departments are all part of what makes the City of Arvin thrive.
Parks & Recreation
The City of Arvin has several parks that provide outdoor fun and a great place for family and friends to gather. The City’s Parks and Recreation Division is responsible for maintaining the City’s four parks and its Community Center.
The City of Arvin Police Department is a community-focused police force that works in partnership with local government, residents, and businesses to keep the City safe and secure.
Recycling & Refuse
Gather information about the recycling and refuse collection services in the City of Arvin, and learn who to contact with any questions and concerns.
The City of Arvin Transportation Department is known for providing safe and reliable transportation for residents and visitors alike.
The City of Arvin treats all water that goes down the drains of residential and commercial properties at the Wastewater Treatment Plant.