LATEST NEWS FROM THE CITY OF MAYWOOD REGARDING COVID-19

Only July 13th, the State of California announced the immediate closure of indoor operations. July 13 Notice.pdf | JULY 10 NOTICE ESPANOL.pdf additionally, LAUSD Superintendent Austin Beutner announced that schools will NOT be reopening for the beginning of the school year. https://achieve.lausd.net/latestnews

Effective July 10, 2020, Maywood City Hall will be temporarily closed due to COVID-19, no in person services will be offered at this time. JULY 10 NOTICE

The State released an IMMEDIATE MANDATE to close all Restaurants, Wineries, Tasting Rooms, Zoos, Museums, Movie Theaters, and Cardroom, on July 2, the City issued guidance regarding these closures. July 2 Notice.pdf

On June 30th , the County and City announced the immediate closure of all Bars and Beach closures and issued a guidance for the Fourth of July weekend. June 30 City of Maywood Notice.pdf

Los Angeles County is now moving toward Phase 3 for safe reopening in alignment with guidelines provided by the State of California. The City of Maywood released a notice regarding the changes and updates on COVID-19 numbers. City of Maywood Notice June 12.pdf


On June 5th the City of Maywood released an update on City Covid-19 cases, included updated County/City reopenings Maywood Notice June 5.pdf


On May 7th the City of Maywood released an official statement regarding the openings of non-essential businessesMAY 8TH City Notice_.pdf | County of Los Angeles Public health-RoadmapToRecovery.pdf


On April 8th City Council passed an Urgency Ordinance (No. 20-03-U) that gives Enforcement Officials the ability to issue administrative citations in an amount off $1,000.00 per violation; if they are found to be violating County of Los Angeles Public health Officer's Stay at Home Order. URGENCY ORDINANCE APRIL 8TH.pdf  Aviso 8 de abril .pdf

Ordinance (No. 20-03-U)  SPECIAL MEETING AGENDA-1.pdf  Resolution D.A. Item No 1-Ord Reso-City of Maywood.pdf

Additionally, Mayor Eddie De La Riva extended his gratitude to the County of Los Angeles for entering in a short-term lease with the Quality Inn. & Suites at The Bicycle Casino, in Bell Gardens, as a necessary asset to combat COVID-19. COVID-19 Relief in Southeast Cities.pdf


On March 30, 2020 the City of Maywood issued a notice guiding tenants through the qualifications of eviction relief under Governor Newsom's Executive Order and the Urgency Ordinance declared by the City of Maywood. The City also issued a fillable notification for tenants to present to their landlords in the event they meet the qualifications for relief:

Eviction Notice Release | Notice to Landlord Form - Fillable


The City of Maywood followed up with a notice on the current impacts on the community set forth on March 20th: City Impacts on the Community of Maywood.pdf


Effective March 19th, the City announced the immediate closure of all parks and playgrounds in order to sustain the virus and reduce the exposure to our residents until further notice: Notificacion-Cierre de Parque | Notification- Park Closure. 


Effective March 17, 2020 the council passed an Emergency Ordinance (20-01-U) declaring the City of Maywood under a State of Emergency: 20-01-U -An Urgency Ordinance Adopting Emergency Regulations Related to Tenant Evictions

Additionally, on this day the council passed an Urgency Ordinance to establish restrictions on excessive and unjustified increases in Consumer Prices during a declared State of Emergency: 20-02-U An Urgency Ordinance Establishing Restrictions on unjustified increases in Consumer Prices 


On March 13, 2020, Jennifer Vasquez, our City Manager issued a Proclamation of Local Emergency: City of Maywood Proclamation of Local Emergency

A press release was issued by the City of Maywood on the same day detailing the impacts of the city services and the city meetings for the month of March: Press Release

FOOD RESOURCES 

Senior Food Distribution Program

The Senior Food Distribution that typically takes place on the third Thursday of every month at the Southeast Rio Vista YMCA at 4801 E. 58 th St. has transferred over to home deliveries only by the Los Angeles Food Bank. Seniors 60 years of age and older  will be able to participate.  You do not need to be a Maywood Resident in order to participate in this program. Contact the LA FOOD BANK if you have any issues with delivery or would like to participate in this program 323-234-3030 ext. 170

If you or someone you know is a Maywood senior resident in need of assistance due to COVID-19, please contact the City Hall at (323) 562-5700

Mobile Food Pantry

The City of Maywood and the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank have partnered up to distribute food products to the Maywood Community.  Distributions are on the fourth Thursday of every month and held at Maywood City Hall, 4319 E. Slauson Ave., Maywood 90270. There are no requirements for this program and you do not need to be a Maywood Resident.  Distribution will begin at 1pm-3pm (or until all food products have been distributed).  If you need more information, please call 323.562.5705.

FOOD RESOURCES NEAR MAYWOOD, CA  

ORGANIZATION

LOCATION

PHONE

HOURS OF OPERATION

Notes:

Bethany Church

17054 Bixby Ave Bell Flower, CA

562-866-1812

Tuesday 2:00pm-3pm, 4pm-5pm; Wednesday 4:15-5:15 pm

Holy Redeemer Lutheran

14515 Blaine Ave.

Bell Flower CA

562-867-0714

Friday 9:00am-10:3-am

St. Gertrude’s Conference

7025 Garfield Ave. 90201 Bell Gardens, CA

562-927-4495

2ND & 4th Friday 9am-10am

First come, first serve

St Helens Church

9314 Madison Ave 90280 South Gate CA

323-563-3522

4TH Saturday 8:00am-10am

First come, first serve

MA.C.E.S

5800 King Ave 90270 Maywood CA

7am-11am M-F

Meal program for students, students are not obligated to show up to receive the meals.

Ellen Ochoa Learning Center

5027 Live Oak St. 90201 Cudahy CA

7AM-11AM M-F

Meal program for students, students are not obligated to show up to receive the meals.

South east rio vista YMCA Maywood

4801 E. 58th St, Maywood CA 90270

11am-2pm M-W

All are welcome.

Shield for Families

11705 Deputy Yamamoto Place 90262 Lynwood CA

323-242-5000 EXT 40200 for additional 

questions

10am-2pm every Thursday

First come first serve. 

Salvation Army Bell Flower Access Center 9644 Cedar St, Bell Flower, CA 90706 562 804 0808 M-F AT 11:30 Bag lunches

CAL FRESH 

On April, CalFresh recipients will receive an Emergency Allotment (EA) on their Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) Card. This benefit was authorized by House Resolution 6201 – The Families First Act signed into law on March 18, 2020 in response to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. There will be two EA’s issued; one on April 11 and one on May 10. The first EA will be for any household that received CalFresh in March and the second EA for any household that received CalFresh in April.

Contact Los Angeles County to begin your application: 

310-251-8152

https://www.getcalfresh.org/

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE 

Jewish Free Loan Association is offering no-fee and interest-free loans to cover small business losses. Additionally, the loans cover: 

  • Lost wages because you can't go into work 
  • Child care costs when schools are closed. 
  • Funds lost due to cancelled travel plans and more.  

          https://www.jfla.org/coronavirus-loans


Benefits for Workers Impacted by COVID-19

In the face of the COVID-19, the Labor & Workforce Development Agency (LWDA) wants to keep workers, employers, co-workers, and families safe. What employees are entitled to may be confusing. We are trying to make it easier and spread awareness through this centralized source of info. Use the guidance below to determine what is best for you, your family, and your workplace. 

https://www.labor.ca.gov/coronavirus2019/#chart


Employment Development Department:
Learn how to apply for Unemployment Insurance: 

TESTING

UPDATED APRIL 17, 2020 

Free, same-day tests now available for all LA County residents with symptoms (fever, cough, difficulty breathing).

The following do not affect eligibility:
•Immigration status
•Insurance status
•Age
•Underlying health issues

Make appt: http://lacovidprod.service-now.com/rrs

Testing Site Locator: 

https://giscorps.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=2ec47819f57c40598a4eaf45bf9e0d16&extent=-25814021.4354%2C-2406154.891%2C4711870.1806%2C13385123.6565%2C102100

SENIORS 

In-Home COVID-19 testing available for seniors (Helping Hands LA) 

To schedule an appointment, contact Sean Markie at 818 279 6580 or seanm@helpinghandsla.org 

Free Delivery Service for Seniors 

Critical Delivery Service will deliver groceries, household items, and other vital necessities to LA County residents who are unable to leave their homes due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Deliveries can be made: 

-24 hours a day 

-7 days a week

Call 1-888-863-7411 to request your service 

FAMILY RESOURCES

Governor Newsom has announced a great new resource to help essential workers find child care: http://mychildcare.ca.gov.

  • Californians working in essential sectors during the coronavirus (COVID-19) response need safe, reliable, and accessible childcare options. MyChildCare.ca.gov provides an interactive map of qualified licensed childcare providers near you. The tool is available in English and Spanish.

  • To find childcare go to MyChildCare.ca.gov and search by location, health and safety details, ages of children, capacity, and hours of care.

  • If you have questions about the provider, your local childcare resource and referral agency can help. They can also help you understand childcare options and how to access childcare subsidies.


SHIELDS FOR FAMILIES 

                             "Happier and Safer at Home Handbook" 

                                    Shields has developed a handbook that includes food and essential items, as well as family activities and information on COVID-19.  

                                    SHIELDS Happier Safer AT Home Handbook Time Capsule FINAL.pdf                  

FACE COVERINGS 

California Public Health Officials Release Guidance Requiring Californians to Wear Face Coverings in Most Settings Outside the Home

Guidance-for-Face-Coverings_06-18-2020.pdf

NIXLE ALERTS

If you or someone you know is experiencing homelessness, please visit the LAHOP Portal to ensure the appropriate regional coordinator can deploy staff to provide outreach services. 

To learn more visit lahop.org or click the link to follow the guide 

LA HOP Talking Points.pdf

COVID-19 Related Questions

Stay safe and informed by getting alerts directly from the City of Maywood regarding COVID-19. Text MAYWOODCOVID to 888777 or register online

2-1-1 FOR LOS ANGELES COUNTY 

2-1-1 is a non-emergency, confidential, 3-digit phone number and service that provides easy access to housing information, and critical health and human services. The information service operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with multi-lingual capabilities. Community members may text "coronavirus" or "COVID19" to 211211 for information on how COVID-19 spreads, prevention & treatment, symptoms and more. In the case that an individual does not have access to a computer, by calling this number this service will help with registering for a COVID-19 testing site in the LA County. 

ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS FOR LOS ANGELES COUNTY RESIDENTS

COVID-19 PREPAREDNESS AND RESPONSE 

Name

Phone number

Who is eligible to call

Hours of service

Non-English languages?

Department of Health Services and Department of Mental Health

323-274-3303

Service providers funded by DHS and DMH (including HFH and ODR) For questions related to COVID-19, but can also respond general questions

Mon-Fri 8am-5pm

N/A

Dignity Health “Virtual Care Anywhere” (physicians trained in telehealth and COVID-19)

855-356-8053

Anyone, regardless of insurance coverage or status.

**Must be COVID-19 related

**Use coupon code “COVID19”

24/7

Some providers speak additional languages

For insurance-based advice from licensed nurses in your network view the guide bellow: 

List of Insurance-Based 24-7 Nurse Advice Hotlines.pdf

Assistance relief for addition


LA CADA Treatment Services Including MAT.pdf

Childcare during COVID-19


Californians working in essential sectors during the coronavirus (COVID-19) response need safe, reliable, and accessible childcare options. MyChildCare.ca.gov provides an interactive map of qualified licensed childcare providers near you. The t...

LA County COVID-19 Tenant Protections


Commercial and residential tenants living in unincorporated areas and cities that have not created their own COVID-19 tenant protections laws.  LA County Covid-19 LAFLA FAQs .pdf

SoCalGas Customer Assistance Programs


SoCalGas Customer Assistance Programs— Save 20% on gas bill Help for Home – no cost home weatherization Help for Medical Needs N20E0130A_CAP_Infographic_small-flyer.pdf

Charter Spectrum for Students and Teachers


Charter will offer Spectrum Internet up to 100 Mbps for FREE including in-home Wi-Fi to new subscriber households with teachers or K-12 or college students for 60 days.  Charter Free Internet Students Teachers Schools VFINAL.PDF

WIC expands foods choices temporarily due to COVID-19


COVID-19 Information   If you are concerned about waiting in an office, let your local WIC office know.  WIC locations have procedures to help you get WIC benefits as quickly as possible as some locations may be closed to the pub...

Order from the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health Order of the Health Office (April 10th)


The Los Angeles County Health Officer has extended the Safer at Home Order Revised Order (04.10.20) through May 15, 2020. The Health Officer Order will be publicly noticed, as required, by posting on Public Health’s website, posted at the Ha...

Housing information for Renters/Landlords/ Homeowners


California Judicial Council Enacts Emergency Rules: Suspension of Eviction and Foreclosure Matters During COVID-19 Emergency: Emergency Rule 1:  Courts may no longer issue a summons on a complaint for unlawful detainer (eviction)&nb...

COVID-19 Testing Sites


LA COUNTY DRIVE THRU TESTING The link to schedule your appointment is: https://covid19.lacounty.gov/testing/. • Details:  Should the person not have internet access, to they may also call 2-1-1 who can make the appointment for th...

Eviction Relief For Renters


SPANISH Eviction Notice Release-ESPANOL Notice to Landlord Form-Fillable ESPANOL-AVISO PARA PROPIETARIO As a public service only, the City of Maywood is providing a sample of a Notice to Landlord-Financial Impacts from COVID-1...

ALTAMED: Health Services Ensures Safety of Patients and Staff During Outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus



COUNTY OF LOS ANGLES PUBLIC HEALTH: Guidance for Homeless Service Agencies and Outreach



HEALTH OFFICER ORDER FOR THE CONTROL OF COVID-19


HOO_Coronavirus_Blanket_Quarantine_03.25.20.pdf HOO_Coronavirus_BlanketIsolation_03.25.20.pdf HOO_Beaches and Trails_3.27.20_FINAL.pdf

AQMD PRESS RELEASAE MARCH 25, 2020


expedited-permits-covid19-mar25-2020.pdf

Worker Resources due to COVID-19


For Residents Experiencing Lost Income  Who is hiring?  In the Los Angeles region, numerous sectors are hiring right now. First, visit a new webpage that City of Los Angeles has created — the LA Jobs Portal, and use ...

Businesses affected by COVID-19


Please refer to our page for all information regarding business affected by COVID-19  www.cityofmaywood.com/BusinessesAffectedbyCOVID-19

Update of Services Duriving COVID-19- Commissioner of Social Security


Press Release Wednesday, March 18, 2020 For Immediate Release Mark Hinkle, Acting Press Officer press.office@ssa.gov News ReleaseSOCIAL SECURITY Update on Services During COVID – 19 Pandemic From Andrew Saul, Commissio...

Safer at Home Order for Control of COVID-19


COVID-19_SaferAtHome_HealthOfficerOrder_20200319_Signed.pdf

CENTRAL BASIC MUNICIPAL WATER DISTRICT



News Release: Declaration from the City of Maywood Regarding Price Gouging /