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Posted on: November 28, 2020

Temporary Prohibition on Gatherings with Other Households, Playgrounds Must Close Nov. 30

TEMPORARY RESTRICTIONS EFFECTIVE NOV. 30, 2020

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health announced a temporary Revised  Order with additional safety measures to slow the spread of COVID-19 amidst the current strong surge in cases and hospitalizations, including restrictions on public...

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Posted on: November 25, 2020

Thanksgiving Holiday Closures & Holiday COVID-19 Safety Information

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City of Malibu Thanksgiving Holiday Information & COVID-19 Safety Information 

Due to the Red Flag warning in effect Malibu Thursday night and into Friday, Trancas Canyon Park and Charmlee Park will be closed on Thursday, November 26  ...

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Posted on: November 25, 2020

Malibu City Council adopted the “Hosted Short-Term Rental Ordinance” on November 23, 2020

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Malibu City Council Adopts Hosted Short-Term Rental Ordinance 

The Malibu City Council adopted Ordinance No. 472 commonly referred to as the “Hosted Short-Term Rental Ordinance” during the City Council meeting of November 23, 2...

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Posted on: November 25, 2020

New Dedicated Web Page for Wireless Communication Facility (WCF) Ordinance Update

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NEW DEDICATED WEB PAGE FOr wireless communication facility ordinance (wcf) update 

The City of Malibu is currently in the process of updating its Wireless Communication Facility (WCF) Ordinance, and is conducting widespread outreach, including lau...

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Join the Virtual Public Workshop on the City's Wireless Communication Facility Ordinance Dec 16

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Give Your Input on the City's Wireless Communication Facility Ordinance Update at the Virtual Public Workshop December 16

The City is currently in the process of updating its Wireless Communication Facility Ordinance. On Wednesday, December 16 at ...

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Posted on: November 22, 2020

LA County Public Health Restricts Dining at Restaurants, Breweries, Wineries

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NEWS RELEASE from Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, November 22, 2020: Public Health to Modify Health Officer Order to Restrict Dining at Restaurants, Breweries, Wineries and Bars Amid Surge in Cases Effective, Wednesday, November 25, 2020, ...

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Posted on: November 20, 2020

Statewide COVID-19 Limited Stay at Home Order in Effect Sat, Nov 21

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NEWS RELEASE from California Health and Human Services Agency, California Department of Public Health, November 19, 2020: Statewide Limited Stay at Home Order in Effect Saturday, November 21, 2020, at 10:00 PM.

Upon assessment of the recent, unprecedented ...

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Posted on: November 19, 2020

Water Dropping Aircraft Exercise in Malibu, with World's Largest Water-Dropping Helicopter

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Water Dropping Aircraft Exercise in Malibu, with World's Largest Water Dropping Helicopter

The Los Angeles County Fire Department and the Orange County Fire Authority Air Operations Division conducted daytime and nightime helicopter water-dropping...

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Posted on: November 19, 2020

Update on City Response to Homeless Encampments & Addressing Community Concerns About Fires

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Nov. 19, 2020 - Update on City Response to Homeless Encampments in Malibu, Addressing Community Concerns About Fires, Encampment Cleared Out at Tuna Canyon

In recent weeks, several fires started in a known homeless encampment near Tuna Canyon and PCH in ea...

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Posted on: November 18, 2020

Tighter COVID-19 Restrictions for LA County Starting Fri, Nov 20

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Press Release from LA County Department of Public Health (November 17, 2020) - Los Angeles County to Implement Tighter Safeguards and Restrictions to Curb COVID-19 Spread

Starting this Friday, New Restrictions Will be in Place as COVID-19 Cases and Hospit...

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Posted on: November 19, 2020

Thanksgiving Holiday Hours for City Parks

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November 26-29

City Parks, including Malibu Bluffs Park, Charmlee Wilderness Park, Trancas Canyon Park, Las Flores Creek Park, Equestrian Park, and Legacy Park, are open from 8:00 am to Sunset.  Partons must abide by the LA County Department of Pu...
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Posted on: November 17, 2020

Malibu City Council Hires Ruth Quinto as New City Treasurer

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Malibu City Council Hires Ruth Quinto as New City Treasurer

The Malibu City Council appointed Ruth Quinto of Quinto Consulting, LP to serve as the City’s Treasurer during the City Council meeting of November 9, 2020 at the recommendation of the A...

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Posted on: November 17, 2020

Women Business Owners Virtual Town Hall with Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara hosted by NAWBO

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Women Business Owners Virtual Town Hall with Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara hosted by NAWBO, Wednesday, December 9, 1:30 PM

Women owned business in Malibu are invited to join Vikita Poindexter, National Association of Women Business Owners California ...

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Posted on: November 13, 2020

CA, Oregon, Washington Issue Travel Advisories Due to High COVID-19 Numbers

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PRESS RELEASE FROM GOVERNOR NEWSOM: California, Oregon & Washington Issue Travel Advisories

NOVEMBER 13, 2020 - In light of rising cases, West Coast states issue travel advisories recommending 14-day quarantines for inter-state and international travel...

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

Winners of the City's Emergency Preparedness Competition Announced on Woolsey Anniversary

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Winners of Day of Preparedness Emergency Preparedness Competition Announced During City Council Meeting on Woolsey Anniversary

The winners of the “Best Prepared” awards in the City’s Community Emergency Preparedness Competitio...

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

Woolsey Fire Two-Year Anniversary Commemoration Video

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Woolsey Fire Two-Year Anniversary Commemoration Video

On November 9, 2020, the City of Malibu commemorated the two-year anniversary of the Woolsey Fire which ravaged Malibu, burning 100,000 acres, taking three lives, destroying nearly 500 homes and leaving...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

Message from the Mayor on Two-Year Anniversary of Woolsey Fire

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MESSAGE FROM MAYOR MIKKE PIERSON ON THE TWO-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE WOOLSEY FIRE

Two years ago today, the Woolsey Fire ravaged Malibu, burning 100,000 acres, taking three lives, destroying nearly 500 homes and leaving our entire community traumatized.

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Posted on: November 6, 2020

Public Comment Period Open Through Dec. 14 on WWD19 Water Systems Improvements Project

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Los Angeles County Waterworks District No. 29 invites the City and community to review the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) Draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for critical water system improvements that are proposed over the next six years...

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Posted on: October 19, 2020

2020 City Achievements Presentation

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2020 City of Malibu Achievements Presentation

As part of the City Manager’s evaluation on October 12, 2020, a presentation was provided to the City Council highlighting the City's most significant achievements, projects, legislation, actions and events. Th...

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Posted on: October 2, 2020

Playgrounds at City parks open as of October 5, with COVID-19 safety protocols

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City of Malibu Park Playgrounds open as of October 5

Playgrounds at City parks will reopen on Monday, October 5, with COVID-19 safety protocols in place. The City urges patrons to follow all posted City rules and COVID-19 guidelines to help keep all visito...

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Posted on: September 29, 2020

2020 Wildfire Season - What You Can Do to Be Prepared Right Now

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2020 Wildfire Season in Malibu: What You Can Do To Be Prepared Right Now

Malibu has already been seeing dangerous Santa Ana winds, Red Flag conditions, power outages, downed trees, disabled traffic signals, and numerous small fires, which fortunately were ...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

Sign up for Alerts and Disaster Notifications

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If you are not already signed up to receive alerts and disaster notifications, now is the time to get that done. Make sure all members of your family, business, or organization are signed up for emergency, weather and traffic alerts by text and email from...

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Posted on: September 14, 2020

2020 Wildfire Season & National Preparedness Month - How You Can Be Prepared to Evacuate

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2020 Wildfire Season - Be Prepared to Evacuate

As we enter the 2020 Wildfire Season the City of Malibu is working to help achieve community-wide preparedness for wildfires. Malibu has already had numerous small brush fires this summer, and our first Red Fl...

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Posted on: August 12, 2020

City of Malibu Prepares for the 2020 Wildfire Season Amidst the Pandemic

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City of Malibu Prepares for the 2020 Wildfire Season Amidst the Pandemic 

As Southern California heads into peak fire season, the City of Malibu is working to prepare and help community members be prepared to prevent wildfires and be prepared to r...

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Posted on: August 3, 2020

Weed Whackers - Tips to Reduce Fire Dangers

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The City of Malibu works year-round to increase community-wide wildfire preparedness, and as we enter wildfire season, it is more important than ever to be aware of the ways that you can prevent wildfires. Landscape, gardening, construction and other work...

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Posted on: July 22, 2020

City of Malibu's Emergency Survival Guide

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The City of Malibu’s new Emergency Survival Guide is printed and is now available for Malibu residents and businesses at no cost.

The City is dedicated to achieving community-wide preparedness for wildfires, earthquakes, floods or any other disas...

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Posted on: June 17, 2020

New Online and Digital Tools to Make it Easier for Malibu Residents to Access City Hall

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The City of Malibu is implementing new digital and online services in order to make it easier and safer for residents to access City Hall services during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. 

As the County proceeds along its Roadmap to Recovery and ease...

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Posted on: June 24, 2020

City Council Extends Woolsey Fire Permit Fee Waivers 6 Months to Help Residents Rebuild

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The Malibu City Council voted on Monday, June 22, 2020 to extend for six months the permit fee waivers that the City enacted to help homeowners who lost properties during the 2018 Woolsey Fire. The deadline to apply for fee waivers has now been extended t...

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Posted on: May 4, 2020

Malibu Re-Starts Fire Hardening Home Assessments for Residents

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As part of the City of Malibu’s ongoing efforts to promote community-wide wildfire preparedness, the City has re-started its no-cost Home Ignition Zone Assessment Program to help residents harden their homes against flying embers, a major cause ...

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