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Emergency Management Updates

For Angelenos that suffered damage or loss from February's record-setting rainstorms, City, County, and State recovery assistance services are linked HERE, as are details of the NEW availability of low-interest federal SBA loans for Angelenos affected by the storms from Jan. 31 to Feb. 9.

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Find short-term predictions and trending weather projections from the National Weather Service-Los Angeles.

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Report storm damage to public spaces (fallen trees, downed wires, potholes, street flooding, mudslides, etc.) to LA City's 311 Call Center and connect to a wide variety of non-emergency City services and general information. 

Service requests during weather emergencies may be made by calling 311 (or 213-473-3231), visiting LACity.gov/MyLA311, or using the MyLA311 mobile app. 

And always call 911 for life-threatening issues.

 

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  Should storms return, find expanded LA area cold- and rainy weather resources, at:  

LA City Rainstorms

 

​ Recognize warning signs of a potential landslide. Fences, retaining walls, utility poles, or trees tilt or move. Widening cracks appear on the ground or on paved areas such as streets or driveways. Listen and watch for rushing water, mud, or unusual sounds.

 

Signs of a Slide

Listen AND watch for other signs: mud buildup at the base of hills, widening cracks in outside walls or paved areas, sticking doors, broken utility lines, and pooling ground water.

More Warning Signs

Emergency Maps

When City emergencies occur that pose significant threats to large numbers of people, their property, or the environment, this map will populate with alerts and relevant event locations. Check local news and LAFD or LAPD websites and social media for information about smaller, localized events. To receive all-incident emergency alerts in your area register for NotifyLA