La Palma City News and Announcements

Posted on: September 11, 2019

Age Well, Drive Smart

Seniors Driving

Please join Senator Chang and the California Highway Patrol on Wednesday, September 25th for this 2-hour course designed primarily for drivers age 55 and older. It includes classroom instruction on driving safety, basic road courtesy, information on the i...

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Posted on: September 11, 2019

Local Hazard Mitigation Plan

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We’ve been working on a Local Hazard Mitigation Plan (LHMP), which is a five-year strategy to identify and reduce the threats from natural and human-caused disasters to our community. This plan is being prepared by public safety officials and Ci...

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Posted on: September 11, 2019

West Nile Virus Active in Orange County

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As of September 6th, West Nile virus positive mosquito samples have been detected in 12 Orange County cities. Furthermore, the presence of the invasive Aedes mosquitoes threatens the county with diseases such as Zika virus, dengue fever, and Chikungunya.&...

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

Orangethorpe Avenue Rehabilitation Project

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Paving operations along Orangethorpe Avenue between Moody Street and Walker Street are completed along with the adjustments of manholes and utility valve lids as of Thursday, September 5. Roadway striping is scheduled for the night of Thursday, September ...

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

September is National Preparedness Month

National Preparedness Month 2019

National Preparedness Month serves as a reminder that we all must take action to prepare, now and throughout the year, for the types of emergencies that could affect us where we live, work, and also where we visit.

Whether it's September or any other month...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

La Palma One of the Safest Cities in California

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A new study finds that based on a combination of FBI crime statistics and law enforcement employee-to-resident ratio, La Palma is one of the safest places to live in California.

According to Backgroundchecks.org, La Palma is one of the safest cities in Cal...

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

Service Academy Nominations

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High school is an important moment in a child’s life to discover the vast career paths that await them, from career technical education, military service, to one of our nation’s top universities and community colleges. Out of the many options, some studen...

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Posted on: August 22, 2019

2020 Census Address Canvassing

La Palma Census 2020

Earlier this month, the U.S. Census Bureau started their first major field operation of the 2020 Census: Address Canvassing.  Address canvassing improves and refines the Census Bureau’s address list of households nationwide, which is ne...

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Posted on: August 22, 2019

Fall 2019 Home Spotlight Winner

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The City of La Palma would like to congratulate residents Ron & Linda Coleman of 7822 Willow Lane for winning the 2019 Fall Home Spotlight Award!

The Coleman's have been residents of La Palma since 1976, and have two adult children who live nearby and ...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Be Coyote Smart

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Plant Disease Affecting Citrus Trees

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Huanglongbing (HLB), a disease circulated by the Asian Citrus Psyllid insect, has been spreading in Los Angeles and Orange counties where more than 700 infected trees have been found and removed. The California Department of Food and Agriculture through t...

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