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  • Dominguez Channel Odor
    Click here for the updates.
  • Reports of Hydrogen Sulfide Smell
    The City has received reports of a hydrogen sulfide smell. Both South Coast AQMD and Los Angeles County Public Works have been investigating. It is believed that the odor originated from the Dominguez Channel. AQMD is encouraging residents to continue to file reports with them which will assist in their investigation.1-800-CUT-SMOG (288-7664)
    Click for details
  • People Powered Draft Maps
    On Sept. 22nd, the LAUSD Redistricting Commission released draft maps for the school board member districts. Tell the commission what you think about these draft maps by attending a publichealthhearingor submitting a public comment.
    Click for details(English)
    Click for details(Spanish)
    Proposed Maps
  • Larry Itliong Day Celebration
    8 AM - 2 PM, Saturday, 10/23/2021
    Veterans Park
    22400 Moneta Ave., Carson, CA 90745
    Click for details
  • New Long Beach transit Bus Service in Carson
    As of 9/27/2021, Carson residents can access 4 brand-new bus routes.
    Please visit https://ridelbt.com/carson or call (562)591-2301 for more information.
  • California Drought Emergency
    Due to drought conditions throughout the state, California's Governor recently issued an executive order declaring a drought emergency across 50 counties and asking all Californians to voluntarily reduce water usage by 15%.
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  • Housing is Key
    Qualifying renters and landlords are now eligible for 100% of rent and utilities owed.
    The CA COVID-19 Rent Relief Call Center is now available to get help answering eligibility questions, for application assistance, and to provide information on local assistance. Tenants and landlords can call 1-833-430-2122 between 7:00 a.m. and 7 p.m. daily.
    https://housing.ca.gov/covid_rr/
  • Long Beach Airport Noise Notice
    Aircraft noise concerns and odor concerns
    Five F/A-18 aircraft will conduct training operations this weekend at LGB. We anticipate they will arrive this evening (7/30) and depart Sunday morning (8/1) (times subject to change). They are significantly louder than aircraft that typically operate at the LGB.
    Due to the unique nature of the mission, military aircraft are exempt from noise regulations, but they will be using noise abatement procedures in the Long Beach area (modified arrival and departure flight profiles and minimum use of afterburners)
  • Design your Park
    The Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation wants your ideas for a new park. The project would involve the redevelopment of the northern portion of the golf course into a park with various amenities desired by the community
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    Click for online survey
  • Home Share
    Are you a homeowner looking for extra monthly income? Begin your homesharing Journey.
    https://silvernest.com/southbay
    Information Flyer
  • International Haiku Competition in SOKA
    Application Period: 7/16 - 9/17/2021
    The 2nd Oku-no-hosomichi Sōka Matsubara International Haiku Competition: submissions Invited
  • Dignity Health Sports Park
    Upcoming events
  • Housing Rights Center
    Get help from the Housing Rights Center today. Carson residents can now reserve one-on-one appointments with housing counselors, available from 11 am to 2 pm Tuesdays through Fridays.
    Click for details.
  • Yard Sale
    Yard Sale may resume under the informal social gathering guidance.
    Yard Sale Permit Application
    Informal Social Gathering Guidance
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  • COVID-19 Vaccination Sign-ups and Free Taxi Rides
    Call (888) 677-8863
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  • Power Share Program
    Get renewable energy and cut your bill with CPA(Clean Power Alliance)'s Power Share
    Click for details.
  • California Low Cost Auto Insurance(CLCA) Program
    Click to see the Program details.
  • Park and Connect - FREE Outdoor Wi-Fi
    LA County Library offers New Park & Connect Service
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  • Stay Connected, be a Pen Pal
    Searching for Carson Seniors who would like a Pen Pal to connect with.
    Click here for details.
    To sign up for more information, call or email (310) 952-1782 ext. 1471, avalorosi@carson.ca.us
  • Middle & High School Air Quality Education Program
    Fully Funded
    Hands-on Experiments
    Accommodates Distance Learning
    Spaces are limited. For more information, please visit www.aqmd.gov/WHAM or contact Monika Kim at mkim@aqmd.gov.
    Click here for details.
  • Aircraft Noise Hotline
    Has airplane noise impacted you at home? Please call the Long Beach Airport hotline at 562-570-2665 or email lgbnoise@longbeach.gov. You may also file a FAA complaint at https://noise.faa.gov/noise/pages/noise.html
    Click here for details
  • City of Carson is Inviting Participants to Serve on Commissions, Committees, and Boards
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  • New DAR Services
    The City of Carson is now offering 50% off taxi rides to all Carson residents during the declared COVID-19 pandemic. Click here for details.
  • COVID-19 Tenant Protections and Virtual Housing Counseling
    Click here for Assembly Bill 3088, Rental Assistance, and Tenant Protections Information.
  • LYFT Service
    The City is Proud to Extend the Availability of City-Subsidized Rides through LYFT during the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • DMV Gives 1-Year Extension to Senior Drivers with Expiring Licenses
    Licenses for drivers 70 and older that expire March through December 2020 now valid until 2021. Click for details.
  • Free COVID-19 Testing
    Carson Residents: Scheudule a Senior House-Call Test or Drive-up Test
  • LAUSD’s implementation of "Grab and Go" food distribution centers within the City of Carson will be open
    The "Grab and Go" food distribution centers within the City of Carson will be open beginning Wednesday, March 18, 2020 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m., and will serve students ages 18 and younger. For more information visit www.lausd.net
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  • Restaurant Guide
    For your convenience the following link provides a list of restaurants in City of Carson that may offer takeout or delivery services. Please call the restaurants in advance.
  • FREE Water-saving Devices
    Save Money, Save Water, Save Energy - Get your FREE Water-saving Devices and Qualify for a $500 High-Efficiency Clothes Washer Rebate
    Information Flyer
  • Housing Rights Center - COVID-19 Services Update
    Toll Free :(800) 477-5977
    TTY Users (213) 201-0867
    Monday through Friday, 8:30 - 5 PM
    http://www.housingrightscenter.org/
    COVID-19 Closure & Services, Project Place - Monthly Rental Listing.
  • LA County Assessor Homeowners Exemption Tax Savings
    Don't miss out on years of property tax savings. File for the $7,000 Homwowner's Exemption with the County Accessor, today!
    Information Flyer
  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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. ]
  • 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

City Hall Contact

701 E Carson Street
Carson, CA 90745
(310) 830-7600, 7 AM - 6 PM
Monday - Thursday
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