Additional Redondo Beach Measures Related to Novel Coronavirus
Redondo Beach, Calif. – In keeping with the March 12, 2020, City Manager
Proclamation of a Local Emergency due to the serious and imminent threat of Novel
Coronavirus (COVID-19), and the March 16 and 19, 2020 Countywide Orders by the
County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health, please see the attached additional
emergency measures in Redondo Beach:
- The playground equipment in all Redondo Beach City parks has been closed to
reduce the threat of community spread of COVID-19.
- Redondo Beach City parks remain open, please observe park rules and social
distancing. Wilderness Park is closed due to its terrain and remote location.
- Beach Cities Transit and The Wave dial-a-ride are operational. Buses and diala-
ride are free to ride; rear door boarding will be in effect and all vehicles and bus
benches are regularly cleaned to preserve sanitary conditions.
- To book a trip on The Wave, please call (310) 937-6660 for registration and
booking information. Pre-registered Wave riders can call to schedule a trip.
Beach Cities Transit information is available at www.redondo.org/transit
The following is a list of resources that are available for residents needing assistance:
- Beach Cities Health District Errand Assistance for Older Adults & Adults
with Disabilities. If you are an older adult resident or an adult with disabilities (or
if you know one) in Redondo Beach in need of assistance, or if you have
questions or concerns, please reach out to the BCHD information and referral
line at (310 374-3426 ext. 256 (Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.). For information about
this program and health updates please visit: www.bchd.org
- Los Angeles County 211. If you need assistance finding food, paying housing
bills, or other essential services, dial 2-1-1 or the toll-free alternative number
(800) 339-6993. You can also visit: www.211.org
- Torrance Memorial, a Cedars-Sinai Affiliate, has a 24/7 Ask A Nurse Hotline:
- Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance has a free,
online information and assessment service at:
- The Torrance-South Bay YMCA has instituted temporary Senior Nutrition Meal
Program policies during the Corona Virus protocols. They will offer shelf-stable
(emergency) meals to participants for pick up at the Torrance YMCA. The
Torrance YMCA address is 2900 W Sepulveda Blvd., Torrance 90505. Program
participants and those interested can contact the YMCA at (310) 325-5885, ext.
- City of Redondo Beach Senior & Family Services is operational and available to
provide customer service and referrals for additional services and information.
Outreach to Senior & Family Services is available by calling (310) 318-0650.
Online information is available at www.redondo.org/senior
- The tennis courts at Alta Vista Park and Anderson Park remain open and
available on a first-come-first-serve basis. Please be respectful of players and
those waiting to play.
As a reminder, in order to reduce the risk of spreading illnesses, it is recommended that
- Adhere to the Countywide Safer at Home Order issued by the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health (copy attached)
- Wash hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
- Avoid touching eyes, nose, or mouth with unwashed hands.
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Cover mouth and nose when coughing or sneezing using a tissue or sleeve (not hands).
- Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces often.
Individuals are encouraged to follow the guidelines of the Los Angeles County Health
Department, the California Department of Public Health, and the Center for Disease
Control and Prevention.
For more information:
- Los Angeles County Department of Public Health
- California Department of Public Health
- Center for Disease Control
Thank you for your understanding as we continue to address the threat of COVID-19 in