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  • U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Now at Carson
    West Basin Municipal Water District
    The Carson City Clerk Office is Proud to Announce its Partnership with the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

    They will be on Site at City Hall Every 2nd Thursday of the month.
    Walk-ins: 2 - 4 PM, No Appointments needed.
    Click for details.
  • Thanksgiving Break Mini Camp
    11/25 - 11/29/2019, for kids ages 5-12
    Mon. - Wed., and Friday, 7 AM - 6 PM
    Calas Park, Carson Park, Del Amo Park, Dolphin Park, and Veterans Park
    Click here for Program Details.
  • Citrus Tree Disease Huanglongbing(HLB)
    The deadly citrus tree disease Huanglongbing (HLB) has continued to spread in Los Angeles, Orange and Riverside counties. As of October 2019, more than 1,650 HLB-infected trees have been detected and removed from these areas. The Citrus Pest & Disease Prevention Program (CPDPP) is continuing to ask all California residents – 60% of whom own citrus trees – to protect California citrus and their backyard citrus trees by searching for signs of HLB and the pest that can carry and spread HLB, called the Asian citrus psyllid.
    To support this effort, we ask you to share the program's fall citrus gardening tips newsletter and a new animated video on your website or via social media to inform citizens of the best practices to help combat the deadly citrus tree disease.
    Fall Citrus Gardening Tips Newsletter (PDF)
    New Animated Video
  • Edison International - Edison Scholars Program
    The 2020 program will be accepting applications through 6:00 p.m. PST on December 16, 2019

    Visit www.scholarsapply.org/edisonscholars to learn more about the Edison Scholars Program.
     
  • Pipeline Relining Project
    Reach 2 Relining Project Scheduled to Begin Contstruction in the Carson Area.
    Works Dates, Early Oct. 2019 - Late June 2020
    Click for details.
  • Effective Jun 25, 2019, the City of Carson no longer offers Passport Services.
    To locate a passport acceptance facility, contact the Department of State at 1-877-487-2778 or https://travel.state.gov.
  • Carson Express Library open to the public while the permanent library building is under renovations
    7 public computers, printer, copier, wifi, books, DVDs, magazine, newspapers all available to Carson residents
    Parking available in the back lot off of 216th Click here for details.
  • Carnegie Middle School - The Middle School with the most Amount of Students Attending and Enrolling in College Classes
  • Download "ShakeAlertLA" for Earthquake Early Warning
    The City of Los Angeles and the County of Los Angeles have completed the testing of "ShakeAlertLA" - a mobile device earthquake warning system. The application is available via internet download and will send alerts to mobile users in Los Angeles County.
  • Register Your Mobilehome California
    Register Your Mobilehome California: A State Free and Tax Waiver Program for Mobilehome and Manufactured Home Owners.

    Click here for Program Details
    For more information, visit www.RegisterYourMobilehomeCA.org Or call 1-800-952-8356.
  • Starting February 2019 Carson residents will have 50% clean energy provided through Clean Power Alliance!

    Click here for details.
  • Housing Rights Center Public Service - Fair Housing Laws
    FREE Landlord-Tenant Counseling, FREE Discrimination Complaint Investigation, and FREE Educational Programs Toll Free :(800) 477-5977
    TTY Users (213) 201-0867
    Monday through Friday, 8:30 - 5 PM
    http://www.housingrightscenter.org/
    Click here for details.
  • Waste Resources: Solid Waste and Bulky Item Pickup
    For questions, please contact
    Waste Resources: 888-467-7600, 310-366-7600
    City of Carson–Transition Team: 310-847-3598
  • Citizen Engagement is launched

    Citizen Engagement is launched
    Citizens are able to submit a request for an issue such as potholes, signs, or overgrown vegetation, etc.
    Agency Code: "Car01". click here for detailed instructions.
  • Stroke Center Receives AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
    On March 16, 2018, the Joseph B. Jr. and Mary Anne O’Neal Stroke Center was recognized by the California Park and Recreation Society with the” Award of Excellence”. It is a statewide award given annually at the CPRS Conference.
    Click for details
  • Cannabis Information
    Click here for the City of Carson Recent Developments of Cannabis Policies and Operation Permit Applications
  • PACE's Weatherization and Home Energy Assistance Program may help lower your energy costs.
    Check for qualifications.
  • Fair Housing Discrimination Hotline Scam
    It has come to our attention that the Housing Discrimination Hotline has been getting calls from the public about a group using a scam that shows them calling from 1-800-669-9777 (the Discrimination Hotline). HUD has received over 30 calls from the public at this time.
    If you receive a phone call related to this from the public, or if you receive such a message on the answering machine, you have been contacted fraudulently Please report this to the FCC https://www.fcc.gov/consumers/guides/spoofing-and-caller-id
  • Los Angeles County Homeless Services Authority - Emergency Response Team and Other Services Contact Information
  • Carson's 2015 All-America City Award presentation
    Click here to watch Carson's 2015 All-America City Award presentation.
    Carson was one of ten winners of the prestigious award handed out by the National Civic League (www.nationalcivicleague.org )
  • Foreclosure Registration Program: Banks and Lenders register your foreclosed properties in the City of Carson Here!
    Foreclosure Registration Program Forms
  • Carson Tops Many Large Cities Nationwide in Park Spending
    Based on the study by Trust for Public Land of the 60 largest cities nationwide with a population of at least a half a million, the average expenditure that a city spends on the parks is $78 per resident.
    The city of Carson, however, a small city with a population of about 92,599 people, spend $326 per resident in communicty services based on the 2013/14 fisal year spending along.
    [ Click here for details. ]
  • LA County Accepting Applicatons for Senior Housing
    None of these units is in Carson, but Carson seniors may apply.
    Seniors can sign up at www.hacola.org or call 626-586-1845.
     
  • Home Repairs for America's Veterans & Military Families
    Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles is looking to offer critical home repairs to local qualified greater Los Angeles Veterans and military families.

    To submit an application, please visit www.habitatla.org  and click on Housing Initiatives/Habitat for Heroes or call 310-323-4664, ext 176.

     
  • Los Angeles County Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program (HHW)
    The Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program (HHW) gives Los Angeles County Residents a legal and cost-free way to dispose of unwanted household chemicals that cannot be disposed of in the regular trash.

    Some examples of what you CAN bring to a HHW collection:
    • Motor oil, oil filters, brake fluid Used antifreeze
    • Paint, paint thinner, turpentine
    • Cleaners with acid or lye
    • Pesticides or herbicides
    • Household batteries or car batteries
    • Pool chemicals
    • CRTs, old TVs, misc. electronics
    • Mercury thermometers or thermostats
    • Used Needles or Sharps (In a Sharps container or sturdy box labeled "SHARPS")
    • Unwanted or expired prescriptions
    (MORE INFO about "No Drugs down the Drain")

    What you CANNOT bring to a HHW collection:
    • Explosives
    • Ammunition
    • Radioactive Materials
    • Trash
    • Tires
    • Business Waste
    • White Goods (stoves, fridges, etc.)
    • Controlled Substances

     

  • FCC (Federal Communications Commission) Consumer Advisory- The Truth About Wireless Phones and the
    National Do-Not-Call List
    [ The facts ]
     
  • FEMA Flood Zone Information

    FEMA Hotline: (310) 952-1798

Contact City Hall
Main Line: (310) 830-7600 7 a.m. - 6 p.m., Monday - Thursday
Fraud Hotline: (877) 746-8847
Crime Hotline: (310) 847-8300
Graffiti: (310) 847-3500
Sign up for Emergency Alerts
Solid Waste/Bulky Item Pick Up
Waste Resources
888-467-7600, 310-366-7600

City of Carson–Transition Team
310-847-3598

LA County Household Waste/E-Waste Collection Schedule

Lower your energy bills and improve your home with the HERO program.

City Hall Contact

701 E Carson Street
Carson, CA 90745
(310) 830-7600, 7 AM - 6 PM
Monday - Thursday
24-hour automated: (310) 952-1700

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