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County of Madera


Madera County 311

At Your Service...

The Madera County 311 call center is now open to service you.  You can dial 311 anywhere within Madera County…



On January 17, 2014, the Governor of California proclaimed a state of emergency due to the current drought conditions. On…

Live and Archived Board Meetings

Board Meetings

Access live and archived Board of Supervisors meetings as well as past and present meeting agendas and minutes.

Permits Online

Available 24-hours a day...

Click here to access the County's Online Permitting system- available 24 hours a day

Madera County – MC Alert Home

Madera County Emergency Warning System

County Calendar

County Calendar

Click here to access the County Calendar of Events...  

Notice: Unsecured Taxes Due 8/31/17

Notice: Unsecured Taxes Due 8/31/17

To see or pay your property tax bill online go to: www.madera-county/treasurer Reminder: E-Checks are free

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Madera County 2017 Local Hazard Mitigation Plan Update

FEMA defines Hazard Mitigation as any action taken to reduce or eliminate the long-term risk to human life and property from natural hazards. Hazard mitigation planning is a process for state and local governments to identify community-level policies and actions to mitigate and thus reduce the impacts of natural hazards

Madera County is partnering with the cities of Chowchilla and Madera and several special districts to update their 2011 Local Hazard Mitigation Plan (LHMP).  Flood, drought, earthquake, and wildfire are just a few of the hazards to the Madera communities.  While natural hazards such as these cannot be prevented, an LHMP forms the foundation for a community's long-term strategy to reduce disaster losses by breaking the repeated cycle of disaster damage and reconstruction. Communities with a FEMA- approved LHMP are eligible for FEMA pre- and post-disaster grant funding and are better positioned to respond and recover when disasters occur.

2011 Madera County and City of Chowchilla LHMPs

Link to Madera County LHMP                                                                                                                      

Link to Chowchilla LHMP

 Opportunities for Input

Members of the community have a very important role in this process. A draft of the 2017 LHMP Update will be available on this website in late summer of 2017 for review and comment by the public and all interested stakeholders. 

Planning team and public meetings will also be held as part of the plan development process.  In addition to plan participation by Madera County, incorporated communities, and state and federal agencies, the public is encouraged to attend and participate in both our planning and public meetings.  Information on specific meeting times and locations are detailed below.

Upcoming Meetings

 Upcoming Meetings              Date/Time/Location

For more information on this project and how to be involved, contact Joseph Wilder at (559)-675-7770 or email at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

General County Contact

General County Contact
200 W. 4th Street
Madera, CA 93637
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Use this number to get general information about the County or County departments.  

For non-emergency information or service, dial 311