Redondo Beach's District 5 News
by Laura Emdee, City Councilmember
Welcome to Redondo Beach!
Our diverse community is friendly and happy. When you move to Redondo you are part of a community that values tradition, safety and education. We are proud of our area and expect it to be clean and well maintained. Our little corner of paradise is home to Redondo’s largest employer, Northrup Grumman. Our schools are the envy of the South Bay. Our popular hotels on Marine Avenue helped save Redondo Beach’s budget when sales tax dipped. Plus, we are freeway close to everything the LA area has to offer. The Metro Green Line stops at Marine & Redondo Avenue and will be expanding to the Galleria by 2028.
We work hard, we play fair and we are pleased to live here. Below you will see the work we do to keep our neighborhood a safe, clean and happy place to live.
Thank you for visiting this site and being a part of this great community.
Redondo Beach City Council
Proudly representing District 5
The Recreation & Parks Commission has asked Council to review and change our Pet Policy Municipal Code. We currently do not allow dogs in any parks. In the NO camp, the reasons cited are: Some owners do not clean up after their pets Some owners will allow dogs off-leash The…Read More
The City of Redondo is doing a sidewalk maintenance program. Several sidewalks have been identified as having a 1/2 inch to 1 1/2 inch of the lip. Redondo has hired a firm to grind down these sidewalks to make it safer for pedestrians. First, you will see white dots identifying…Read More
Evacuating EVERYONE! Currently, beach and water evacuations are done by lifeguards using bullhorns and walking the beach to inform each person individually. LA County now has a pilot for an Evacuation System that is more efficient and is inclusive of the deaf community. LA County Safety Officer, Randy Dean, is…Read More
The Daily Breeze posted a Focus page on Sunday, Jan 26, 2020, on California’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). GDP is important because it gives information about the size of the economy and how the economy is performing. The growth rate of real GDP is often used as an indicator of…Read More
Free Rain Barrels! Rain gutters provide lots of surface area to collect rainwater so just a little rain can help collect a lot of water. Help reduce our reliance on imported water by using rainwater today. West Basin provides free barrels to everyone in their service area. The next distribution…Read More
Speeding & not stopping at stop signs is a concern I hear many times. The City can install traffic calming measures but often those measures aren’t popular either. In October, the Traffic Engineer had a meeting about a Traffic Study completed for the area from Inglewood to Vail & Robinson…Read More
The City is currently working on the roads. First, as you can see from the schedule, there is much preparation that needs to be done. The City is currently in the “flat work” – curbs, handicap ramp requirements, public utilities, etc. If all goes to schedule, we will see final…Read More
Below is the schedule with routes for this year’s Santa Sleigh sightings. You can also download a PDF by clicking here. Monday 12-02-19 Route 1: Part 1 at Johnston and Beland, Go N/B and cover area Between Johnston and Dow, then Gibson and 159th, 160th to Beland Part 2 at…Read More
LA COUNTY FIRE CANNOT FUND ITS $1.4 BILLION IN INFRASTRUCTURE NEEDS By Christopher Yee | email@example.com | San Gabriel Valley Tribune PUBLISHED: October 23, 2019 at 1:34 pm | UPDATED: October 23, 2019 at 5:44 pm San Gabriel Valley cities are very quickly expressing support for a Los Angeles County…Read More
Redondo Beach has very engaged and educated residents. When a resident is unhappy with a city situation or feels they see something unsafe or unhealthy, they either complain on Social Media or they engage neighbors and go to City Council to make changes. The latter group is successful in making…Read More