Rider Alert: Updated LAWA Construction Advisory: BCT 109 NB & SB Resume Back to Original Route ServiceFebruary 9, 2019
Updated LAWA Construction Advisory: Lane Closures on Aviation Blvd between Century Blvd and Arbor Vitae.
Clean Power AllianceJanuary 24, 2019
In December 2017, the City of Redondo Beach joined a Community Choice Aggregation program called the Clean Power Alliance. Through Community Choice Aggregation, government agencies join together to purchase or generate cleaner electricity for residents and businesses.
In October 2018, the Redondo Beach City Council selected 50% renewables as the default rate for all energy customers in the City. The 50% renewable "Clean Power" tier will be the same cost as Southern California Edison's current base rate, which contains only 34% renewables.
Through the City’s membership in the Clean Power Alliance, Redondo Beach residents and businesses are automatically being enrolled in the program. Beginning in February 2019, all residential energy customers in Redondo Beach will receive 50% of their energy from clean, renewable sources. Non-residential customers will begin service in May 2019.
Energy users will also have the choice of switching to either 36% or 100% renewable energy, or opting out of the program and returning to receiving power exclusively generated by Southern California Edison. Regardless of the option selected, Southern California Edison will continue to deliver power to homes and businesses, send one bill, and be responsible for resolving any issues with electricity service.
At a public hearing on January 15, 2019, the City Council unanimously approved the South Bay Galleria Improvement Project. The project will include remodeling of the existing mall, a new 150-room hotel, 300 residential apartment units, up to 175,000-square feet of commercial office space and a central outdoor open space area featuring a skate park. Detailed information is provided in the January 15, 2019 City Council agenda packet.
For more information, please visit the Galleria Improvement Project webpage.
New! Free Online Classes with your Library CardDecember 10, 2018
Redondo Beach gets new Fire Engine and Ladder TruckNovember 28, 2018
Click here to read a featured article in The Beach Reporter about the new Fire Apparatus in the City of Redondo Beach!
Congratulations go out to Fire Captain Curt Mahoney who graduated with Class 18-03 from the LAFD Leadership Academy!
On October 2, 2018 the Redondo Beach Elks Lodge 1378 presented Division Chief Yang with the Firefighter of the Year Award.