March 30, 2020 10:25 AM
UPDATE 3/30, 10AM – National social distancing extended to 4/30. Pt Mugu Park closed. City services
UPDATE 3/30, 10 AM – The President extended nationwide social distancing guidelines to at least April 30. Pt Mugu State Park closed. No vehicle access to all 280 State Parks. Essential City services are available with staff working remotely.
UPDATE 3/30, 10AM – National social distancing extended to April 30. Pt Mugu State Park closed. City services available. Stay safe at home.
UPDATE 3/30, 10 AM – President Trump extended nationwide social distancing guidelines to at least April 30. State Parks closed Point Mugu State Park and prohibited vehicle access to all 280 State Parks. Essential City services are available with staff working remotely.
Malibu City Hall is closed. However, essential City staff, including the Emergency Operations Team, are working. The Emergency Operations Center (EOC) was activated on March 13 and is operating 7 days a week. Staff is answering the City’s main phone line (310-456-2489) but, due to the high number of calls, it is recommended that residents email email@example.com for the quickest response. Thank you for your patience – we will respond as quickly as possible.
PRESIDENT EXTENDS NATIONWIDE SOCIAL DISTANCING GUIDELINES TO APRIL 30
President Trump announced on Sunday, March 29 that nationwide social distancing guidelines will be extended to at least April 30. See the original guidelines that have been extended to April 30 - https://www.whitehouse.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/03.16.20_coronavirus-guidance_8.5x11_315PM.pdf.
STATE PARKS CLOSES POINT MUGU STATE PARK & PROHIBITS VEHICLE ACCESS TO ALL 280 STATE PARKS
California State Parks – Angeles District announced that, effective Monday, March 30, Point Mugu State Park and all its beaches and hiking trails will be closed to the public. Signage is in place prohibiting the public from entering and remaining in the Point Mugu SP-Thornhill Broome campground, and State Park staff and Peace Officers will be actively stopping people from entering the campground and beach areas. State Parks also announced Sunday that it is temporarily closing vehicle access at all 280 state parks to prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). https://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=30350
CITY OF MALIBU
City Hall, the Senior Center, and all City parks, including restroom facilities, are closed. Dial-a-Ride is operating for seniors - Call 424-346-8444. Essential City staff are working remotely. Residents wishing to contact City staff may do so by calling departmental extensions or emails:
-- Planning – 310-456-2489, ext. 485 or email MPlanning@malibucity.org
-- Building Safety – 310-456-2489, ext. 390 or email MBuilding@malibucity.org
-- Public Works – 310-456-2489, ext. 391 or MPublicWorks@malibucity.org
-- All other City business – 310-456-2489, ext. 392 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Visit www.MalibuCity.org/VirtualRec for programs and activities for residents and families at home.
LATEST COVID-19 STATISTICS
County of Los Angeles Dept of Public Health: http://publichealth.lacounty.gov/media/Coronavirus/
County of Los Angeles COVID-19 Dashboards: https://covid19.lacounty.gov/dashboards/
State of California: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/OPA/Pages/New-Release-2020.aspx
SPANISH LANGUAGE EMERGENCY INFORMATION
The City of Malibu will publish emergency information about the Coronavirus on the City website: www.MalibuCity.org/Coronavirus. Residents and businesses are asked to share emergency information with their Spanish-speaking staff and contractors.
La ciudad de Malibú publicará todas las alertas de emergencia sobre el coronavirus en el sitio web de la ciudad: www.MalibuCity.org/Coronavirus.
CORONAVIRUS PREPAREDNESS AND RESPONSE
The City of Malibu continues to monitor the status of the Coronavirus and implement measures to protect public health and safety and is doing everything possible to support vulnerable community members. The City continues to follow the recommendations of the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (LADPH), California Office of Emergency Services (CALOES) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and is taking steps to reduce the likelihood of community spread.
All Residents should be complying with the State’s “Stay at Home” order, and leaving their homes only to conduct essential business, such as grocery shopping, medical appointments. Residents should also connect with neighbors, particularly seniors or those with underlying health conditions, to see if they need help in any way.