LATEST NEWS FROM THE CITY OF MAYWOOD REGARDING COVID-19
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:
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
Stay safe and informed by getting alerts directly from the City of Maywood regarding COVID-19. Text MAYWOODCOVID to 888777 or register online.
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2-1-1 is a free, 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.