On  March 22, 2020, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (DPH) issued a clarification to its new ”Safer at Home” orders that became effective 11:59 p.m. March 19, 2020 through April 19, 2020 (as referenced in CITY ALERT 2). The clarification was to ensure continuity with the Governor’s Executive Order N-33-20 issued on March 19, 2020. Those clarifications included

  • All indoor and outdoor public and private gatherings and events are prohibited (regardless of size or number of people in attendance). Social distancing (of six feet or more), to the extent practicable, must be maintained whenever individuals/family members come into contact with one another;
  • All “non-essential retail” businesses must close. Only “ESSENTIAL BUSINESSES” may remain For a complete list of Essential Businesses, please refer directly to the Department of Public Health’s website at www.publichealth.lacounty.gov and the Governor’s Executive Order N-33-20 shown below.
  • Effective Monday, March 23, 2020, all City and County trails will be closed to public use until further notice. This is to help promote social distancing and encourage “Safer at Home” practices. Please stay off the trails until the closure is

A  special e-mail address has been established to respond to concerns or questions from the community regarding the City’s response to the current crisis. Please feel free to e-mail us at covidresponse@lcf.ca.gov and the City will respond to you.

Additional information and updates to this Alert will be posted periodically to the City’s website.