Date: March 17th, 2020

Arcadia Crime Blotters: March 8–14
Crime

Arcadia Crime Blotters: March 8–14

March 8 Shortly before 12:11 a.m., an officer responded to the 400 block of East Huntington Drive regarding a transient sleeping in a secured parking lot. A records check revealed the 33-year-old male from Pomona had five outstanding misdemeanor warrants. The suspect admitted to being in possession of a controlled substance and a methamphetamine pipe….

Newsom Issues Executive Order Protecting Renters and Homeowners
News

Newsom Issues Executive Order Protecting Renters and Homeowners

The order authorizes local governments to halt evictions, slows foreclosures, and protects against utility shut offs Governor Gavin Newsom issued an executive order on Monday that authorizes local governments to halt evictions for renters and homeowners, slows foreclosures, and protects against utility shutoffs for Californians affected by COVID-19. The order comes as Californians are experiencing substantial…

Los Angeles County Buildings Closed
Community

Los Angeles County Buildings Closed

Los Angeles County closed all of its buildings to the public on Monday as a precautionary measure to help slow the spread of COVID-19. The announcement came as Gov. Gavin Newsom directed the closure of California’s bars, brewpubs and wineries, and called on people over 65 and others at higher risk of serious complications from...
United Way Announces Pandemic Relief Fund to Support L.A. County
Community

United Way Announces Pandemic Relief Fund to Support L.A. County

Funds will aid unsheltered residents, low-income individuals and families at greater risk of homelessness and economic hardships and non-profits on the front lines in the fight against poverty  As the nation responds to the coronavirus pandemic, United Way of Greater Los Angeles has announced the creation of the Pandemic Relief Fund to support L.A. County’s unsheltered residents who are…

Assistance Offered to Small Businesses Economically Impacted by COVID-19
Business

Assistance Offered to Small Businesses Economically Impacted by COVID-19

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to California small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza announced Monday. SBA acted under its own authority, as provided by the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act that was…

Arcadia Proclaims Local Emergency
News

Arcadia Proclaims Local Emergency

Proclamation includes community protection provisions, city becomes eligible for emergency funding from state and federal sources Arcadia City Manager Dominic Lazzaretto issued a Proclamation of Local Emergency Monday paving the way for the city to enact emergency provisions designed to protect the community from further COVID-19 transmission, in addition to making the city eligible for…

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