March 31, 2020 10:11 AM
UPDATE 3/31, 10 AM – Woolsey rebuild assistance. Small biz tax extensions. Ways you can help.
UPDATE 3/31 10AM – Malibu continues to provide essential services & Woolsey rebuild assistance. Governor orders 90-day extension for small business tax returns/payments. State offers ways for residents to help COVID-19 efforts. Stay safe at home.
UPDATE 3/31, 10 AM – The City continues to provide essential services & Woolsey Fire rebuild assistance. Governor Newsom orders 90-day extension for small business tax returns and payments. State offers opportunities for residents to help. Stay safe at home.
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.
CITY CONTINUES TO PROVIDE ASSISTANCE FOR WOOLSEY FIRE REBUILDS & OTHER ESSENTIAL SERVICES
Although City Hall is closed and all non-essential services are suspended, the City of Malibu continues to offer essential City services to the community, including working with residents who lost their homes during the 2018 Woolsey Fire and are in the process of rebuilding and recovering. Visit www.MalibuRebuilds.org or find other Planning Department service information at www.malibucity.org/355/Planning.
GOVERNOR’S EXECUTIVE ORDER PROVIDES 90-DAY EXTENSION FOR SMALL BUSINESS TAX RETURNS AND TAX PAYMENTS
On March 30, Governor Newsom signed Executive Order No. N-40-20 to offer a 90-day extension for tax returns and tax payments for all businesses filing a return for less than $1 million in taxes. The order also extends the statute of limitations to file a claim for refund by 60 days to accommodate tax and fee payers. Read the full Order at https://www.gov.ca.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/3.30.20-N-40-20.pdf.
STATE PROVIDES OPPORTUNITIES FOR RESIDENTS TO GET INVOLVED AND SUPPORT EFFORTS TO ADDRESS COVID-19
The State of California set up a page on its website to offer resources for residents looking to get involved and provide assistance during the COVID-19 crisis. The website provides information on such activities as delivering meals to seniors or signing up for the California Health Corps. Visit https://CaliforniaVolunteers.CA.gov/Get-Involved/COVID-19.
CITY EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER (EOC) WEEKLY UPDATE FOR MARCH 30, 2020
The City’s weekly update for EOC operations for the week of March 30 – April 5 is posted at www.MalibuCity.org/coronavirus.
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.