“Center of Midway, Largest Oilfield in the World”
The city of Taft is on the western side of Kern County. Incorporated in 1910 and named for President William H. Taft, the city has served as home to those dependent upon oil production for their livelihoods.
Taft features an airfield where sky diving and sail plan enthusiasts can be easily accommodated. Taft is also home to Buena Vista Lake and Golf Course, providing recreation for the fun-loving residents of Kern County.
Meets 1st & 3rd Tuesday, 6 p.m.
Election: November, even years
Meets 1st Wednesday of each month at 4:00 p.m.
209 East Kern Street
Taft, CA 93268
Phone: (661) 763-1222
Fax: (661) 765-2480
Hours: Monday – Friday 8a.m. – 5p.m.