City of Corning, California (pop 7663), was incorporated
in 1907 and provides a full range of municipal services
including Police, Fire, Parks and Recreation, Library,
Public Works and Municipal Airport. Located just 25
miles northwest of Chico and 17 miles south of Red Bluff,
Corning is perhaps best known for its award-winning
Agriculture plays an important role in this rural community.
Other important crops include almonds, walnuts and peaches,
as well as cattle and sheep ranching.
City of Corning is an Equal Opportunity Provider and
The City’s elected Officials and Staff have
been entrusted with the responsible stewardship and
financial management of the resources belonging to
the community. As such, to sustain consistency, growth
and quality of life within our community, City Officials
and Staff are committed to positive long-range planning,
effective management of resources, transparency, safety,
and are receptive to innovative ideas. To promote
efficient and effective proactive programs and focus
on a vision to move the City forward towards a positive
The City of Corning vision is:
• To proactively attract, support and promote
quality job growth.
• To ensure a well-managed City in sound financial
• To responsibly plan and develop long range
plans for growth, road and infrastructure maintenance,
revitalizing the downtown, and recreational resources.
• To create a safe place to raise a family,
provide an ideal location for business and industry,
all while maintaining our small-town atmosphere.
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