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Mayor's Weekly 60

August 15, 2022

City adopts resolution implementing emergency water conservation regulations (PDF)

August 2, 2022

Kids Poster Contest entries sought by Wednesday, October 19 (PDF)

August 8, 2022

City of Cerritos letters of opposition to Senate Bill 9, the California Housing Opportunity and More Efficiency (HOME) Act

August 3, 2022

Autumn Moon Festival to take place at Heritage Park on Saturday, September 10 (PDF)

July 28, 2022

Paper Shredding Event at Cerritos Senior Center at Pat Nixon Park on Saturday, September 24 (PDF)

July 25, 2022

Cerritos Senior Center at Pat Nixon Park to hold Senior Health and Wellness Fair on Friday, October 14 (PDF)

July 18, 2022

Vendor registration open for the Senior Health and Wellness Fair through Friday, September 16

July 18, 2022

Free emergency response training offered (PDF)

July 13, 2022

COVID-19 pediatric vaccine is now available for children ages 6 months and older

June 23, 2022

2022 Parks & Recreation Month Kids Poster Contest Winners

July 6, 2022

Family Entertainment Showcase

June 7, 2022

2022-2024 Cerritos Commission and Committee applications for service currently being accepted

July 15, 2022

Current notice of unscheduled vacancies (PDF)

2022-24 City of Cerritos Appointments Brochure (PDF)

Recruitment is currently under way for service appointments to the City’s various Commissions and Committees. The Commissions and Committees serve in an advisory capacity to the City Council on various matters ranging from the selection and placement of public art installations to technical urban regional planning matters. Eligible individuals will serve two-year terms through April 30, 2024. Online applications are available at the following link: Application. The deadline for submitting an application has been extended until all positions are filled.

For more information contact the Office of the City Clerk at or (562) 916-1248.

Organic waste recycling pilot program to launch in April (PDF)

April 1, 2022

It is strongly recommended, but not required, to wear a face covering inside any City of Cerritos facility, per the Los Angeles County Health Officer Order. Federal and State regulations require masking in high-risk settings, including public transportation such as Cerritos on Wheels (COW) and Cerritos Dial-A-Ride

March 4, 2022

COVID-19 testing sites in Cerritos

April 12, 2022

COVID-19 Vaccine

April 27, 2021

County of Los Angeles Housing and Rental Assistance Updates

February 18, 2021

  • The County of Los Angeles offers assistance to residential tenants seeking rental assistance and support during the COVID-19 pandemic. These resources include information regarding COVID-19 rental protections (AB 3088), LA County temporary eviction protections, and other financial/legal protections for tenants. Visit or contact (888) 694-0040 for more information.

L.A. County Assessor’s information

  • The L.A. County Assessor Homeowners' Exemption program reduces the assessed value of a home or condo by $7,000 for tax purposes, which translates to a reduction of $70 annually to a homeowner's property tax bill. For more information visit
  • Please note that the County of L.A. Treasurer and Tax Collector does NOT conduct in-person visits to collect property tax payments. If you are contacted at your home about this, notify the Cerritos Sheriff's Station immediately at (562) 860-0044.

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Join the Cerritos Neighborhood Watch program

Report a streetlight outage

  • If you would like to report a streetlight outage or a malfunctioning streetlight, please visit the Southern California Edison website page located here.



West Nile virus

Cerritos Financial Transparency


April 29, 2022

Red Imported Fire Ants Prevention Program

Citrus Pest & Disease Prevention Program

Conserve Energy SoCal – Help reduce energy use

Successor Agency to the Cerritos Redevelopment Agency

Visit the Film Cerritos website

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Water Conservation

Annual Water Quality Report for 2021 (PDF)

May 27, 2022

Self-Certified Water Conservation Standard

Metropolitan Water District Conservation Rebate Program

State Water Resources Control Board Emergency Regulations and Mandatory Conservation

Drought-Tolerant Front Yard Landscape Design Manual and Plant Color Reference Guide offered

Cerritos Saves Water by Irrigating with Recycled Water

The City of Cerritos irrigates more than 200 acres of City-owned property, including most parks, parkways and medians, with...

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Continuing Stories

Cerritos Library featured in article “50 Most Beautiful Libraries in the World”

Water bill payment options available

In addition to paying your Cerritos water bill through the mail, by phone or in person, on-line water bill payments...

Automatic Payment Option (PDF)  
Pay Online


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