The city of Avondale is hosting two public open house events to share its proposed Drought Preparedness Plan update with the community.

The first will run from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 9, at the Sam Garcia Library, 495 E. Western Avenue, Avondale.

The second will run from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 11, at the Avondale Visitor & Conference Center, 11490 W. Civic Center Drive, Avondale.

The proposed update will include stages and measures to help Avondale respond to factors that may affect the water resource portfolio.

Staff from Avondale’s Public Works team will be on hand to provide information about the city’s drought planning and water conservation program, as well as answer questions or discuss concerns about drought impact on Avondale.

A Spanish interpreter will be on-site at both scheduled meetings.

For more information about Water Resources Drought Preparedness, visit or contact Jennifer Davidson, Avondale water resources manager, at or 623-333-4447.