Information and Updates on COVID-19

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The City of Paramount is working closely with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (DPH) to monitor the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), including having City officials participating in regular conference call updates with the Department and partner agencies.

As with any situation, it’s best to know the facts.  Here’s a short, helpful video that explains what the coronavirus is.

Informational Video

Latest News                            L.A County Information


City Information                 State Information


Helping Our Community     Federal Information


P.U.S.D                              Business-related Information


Public Safety                     Other Resources

What is Coronavirus?
Public Health Order Revised, L.A. County COVID-19 Cases Continue to Rise
“Safer at Home” in Effect
What to Do if You or a Family Member Becomes Ill
Self-Quarantine and Self-Isolation Orders Issued
Closures to Beaches, Trailheads, Piers, Beach Bike Paths & Beach Access Points
City COVID-19 Hotline
L.A. County Opening Testing Sites for Most Vulnerable Residents
COVID-19 Symptoms vs. Allergies, Cold, Flu
Long Beach Launches Free Clinic for Non-Flu Sufferers and Drive-Through COVID-19 Testing Site
Information on Face Coverings
Safer at Home



City Closures, Suspensions, Cancellations (Until Further Notice)
Street Sweeping in Paramount
Your Tap Water is SAFE
Self-Isolation for the Elderly
Is the City Administering Coronavirus Tests?
Does the City Have Information on Specific Coronavirus Cases in the City?
When Will Programs and Events Restart?
Does the City Have a Health Department?
Building Permits in Paramount
Explore the World at the City’s Virtual Recreation Page
Salud Park and Skate Park Closed
City to Make Limited Number of Free Masks Available to Residents

Further City Information

Animal Control
Trash and Recycling Collection

Helping Our Community

Below is a list of various resources and services available to City of Paramount residents during the “Safer at Home” Public Health Order. If your organization or business is able to provide a useful product or service to the community please complete the form at the “How can you help?” link below.

How can you help?

Reaching Out to Those With Physical Disabilities or Health Issues
Prescription Deliveries
Rental Assistance Available
Resources and Help for Families
Free Meals for Paramount Students
COVID-19 Online Scams
Reporting Certain Crimes Online
Utility Company Actions
Price Gouging
211 – A 24-Hour Helpline for Health and Human Services
News About CalFresh, CalWORKs, Medi-Cal and Other Assistance Programs
Restaurants Can Sell Groceries via Delivery, Takeout, Curbside Pick-up
Eligibility for State Safety Net Services Extended
90-Day Mortgage Payment Relief During COVID-19 Crisis
Statewide Moratorium on Residential Evictions
Eviction Protections ≠ Free Rent
Statement From U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)
Help for Small Businesses
Employer COVID-19 Quick Links
Help for Workers
Unemployment for Reduced Work Hours
Help For Workers Seeking Unemployment Insurance
L.A. County Business & Worker Disaster Help Center
Forgivable Loans, Other Resources for Small Businesses through the Federal Small Business Administration