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 Page last updated: July 7, 2020 City’s COVID-19 Hotline, (562) 220-2242
 Confirmed COVID-19 cases in Paramount (statistics provided by L.A. County Public Health): 1,032

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 the coronavirus.

Informational Video

For specific information on the listed topics, click the appropriate title, or you can scroll down to see each subject.

     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?
Safer at Home Health Order Extended Until Further Notice, New COVID-19 Cases Continue
What to Do if You or a Family Member Becomes Ill
Self-Quarantine and Self-Isolation Orders Issued
City COVID-19 Hotline
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
Same-Day COVID-19 Tests Available for All L.A. County Residents with Symptoms --- Closest to Paramount is in Bellflower
Indoor Closures Announced
COVID-19 Facts and Misconceptions

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NOTICE: CORONAVIRUS SOCIAL DISTANCING MEASURES

Most City of Paramount facilities are closed to the public, but essential City services are still available.

 CITY SERVICES ONLINE OR BY PHONE

 PARAMOUNTCITY.COM - (562) 220-2000 OR DOWNLOAD THE PARAMOUNT WORKS APP
 SERVICE SERVICE INFORMATION   PHONE NUMBER  WEBSITE/EMAIL

 Payments

By mail or 24-Hour Drop Box at City Hall.                                                          
 Business     Licensing   (562) 220-2013   
 Dog Licensing    (562) 220-2010  
 Yard Sales At this time, we have suspended issuing Yard Sale permits until further notice.    
 Water Services  Set up an account and pay online. (562) 220-2010 www.paramountcity.com 
 Parking   Citations Pay or contest online
(562) 220-2002 www.citationprocessingcenter.com 
 Planning and   Building Services Building permits, planning applications, schedule an inspection, plan checks, and zoning information.                                                  (562) 220-2036  
 Community   Services and   Recreation            We are only taking reservations for facility rentals with dates after June 1. Register for recreation classes online or by phone.  (562) 220-2121
www.paramountcity.com 
 Public Works
Submit a request through Paramount Works App or by phone.
(562) 220-2020  www.paramountcity.com    
 Public Records   Request E-mail the City Clerk or call.
(562) 220-2220
 E-mail City Clerk  
 Public Safety Call 9-1-1 for emergencies. Report non-emergent calls online using the Sheriff's Online Report Tracking System (SORTS) at lasd.org    www.lasd.org         

City Closures, Suspensions, Cancellations (Until Further Notice)
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?
Explore the World at the City’s Virtual Recreation Page
Skate Park Closed
Salud Park Open with Restrictions

Further City Information

Animal Control
Trash and Recycling Collection
City Hall, City Yard Open

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
Free Legal Aid Available
Help with Your Electric Bill
Resources and Help for Families
Free Summer Food Program
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
Free Food Sources for All L.A. County Residents During COVID-19 Crisis and Ways to Help
LA County Supports Pregnant Women and Mothers During COVID-19
LA County Will Send Vote-By-Mail Ballot to Every Voter
L.A. County Disaster Help Center for Business Owners, Workers, Tenants, Landlords Affected by COVID-19
LA County Reminds Essential Workers of Color of Testing Access and for All to Maintain Routine Immunizations
Are You a Senior In Need of Free Meal Assistance?
Update on LA City and County Testing Site Availability
New Mental Health Resources for Latino Communities
Temporary Eviction Moratorium Extended to July 31
Covid19.ca.gov
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
Healthcare Coverage Options
AARP California Resource Cards Available for Downloading
COVID-19 Disaster Relief Assistance for Immigrants
State Requires Masks in Most Public Settings
Still Time to Get Covered California Insurance
Statement From U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)
Avoid IRS/Economic Impact Payment Scams
Federal Stimulus Checks for Individuals — An Update
Closures
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
Pandemic Unemployment Assistance for Business Owners, Self-employed, and More
Chamber of Commerce Helping Small Businesses Apply for Aid
Calling All Retailers – Guidance for Business Owners
Resources