2020.07.01 State Orders New Shutdowns Including Indoor Dining

July 1, 2020 

On July 1, 2020, Governor Newsom ordered the shutdown of certain industries - including restaurants - unless they can be modified to operate outside or by pick-up. The closures will apply for a minimum of three weeks. For additional information, please visit

Revised Health Order for July 4th Weekend - Beaches Closed

June 30, 2020 

On June 29, 2020, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health issued a revised Public Health Order aimed at slowing the spread of COVID-19 by temporarily closing LA County beaches, LA County controlled beach parking lots, beach access points, and piers. The closure period begins at 12:01 AM on Friday, July 3, 2020, and will continue until 5:00 AM on Monday, July 6, 2020. Portions of the Redondo Beach Pier WILL REMAIN OPEN for business. For further information, please visit the City's Harbor page here.


June 30, 2020 

As a result of the serious and imminent threat of Coronavirus, the Redondo Beach Library Department is taking significant action to help safeguard the community and our employees. Effective at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 14, 2020, the Redondo Beach Public Library will close both the Main Library and the North Branch, and these closures will remain in effect until at least July 31.

Our digital services remain available to our patrons 24/7 and can be found under "Electronic Resources" and “Downloads and Streaming." Library staff has also compiled a list of free internet resources for you to enjoy.

“Library Takeout” begins on July 1st so that patrons can pick up the materials they have placed on hold. A face mask is required per state order. This is the first step of a phased reopening; modifications to days and hours of this service will be posted on the Library website.

The Library is not receiving donations of books or other materials at this time. Returned Library materials will be quarantined for 72 hours before check in.

Please visit the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health website for the single authoritative source on Coronavirus within LA County and check the City's webpage for updates.

UPDATE: New LA County Health Order Closes Bars

June 29, 2020 

Per LA County Department of Public Health Orders released June 28, 2020, bars, wineries, and brewery tasting rooms will be closed effective immediately. For updates regarding business re-openings, please visit the LA County site HERE.

Update: The Redondo Beach Pier is Now Open to Visitors

June 18, 2020 

Per LA County Health Officer Orders released on June 11, 2020, the Redondo Beach Pier is now open to residents and visitors. For updates and upcoming events, please visit the Redondo Beach Pier website. Visitors are able to find parking throughout the Harbor. Further information and directions may be found here.

Ordinance For Polystyrene, Single-Use Plastic Products & Helium Filled Balloons

June 16, 2020 

Redondo Beach is moving away from Polystyrene, Single-use plastic products and Helium filled balloons to protect our Community and Ocean.

August 13, 2020: Polystyrene prohibition will be enforced.

February 13, 2021: Single-use plastic products and Helium-filled balloons will be enforced.

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Interim Procedures for Community Development Department during City closure

March 20, 2020 

As a precautionary measure to help in reducing the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), Redondo Beach City Offices will be closed to the public until further notice. Employees have been enabled to work remotely.

There will be modified operations for the Community Development Department Planning Division and Building & Safety Division for permitting activity. Click on the link below to read more.

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