City eNews
October / November 2017
Welcome back to our fifth edition of our e-newsletter, where we engage with the community and inform on events, projects, people, and services.


City Manager's Message
Customer Satisfaction Survey: Your honest opinion will help us take our service to the next level and fulfill on our commitment. In this Edition: The next two months are filled with a few of the City’s highly anticipated events and programs. New City Office Hours and Days: We have changed City hours to allow enhanced access to City services.
Celebrate El Segundo!
Please join us for two of the most anticipated events of the year hosted by the City of El Segundo: The Centennial "Celebrate! A Fireworks Spectacular" event is on Saturday, October 7 and the Halloween Frolic is on Tuesday, October 31. Plus RSVP to Pumpkin Pool-ooza and check out Campus El Segundo fields photo updates.
Be Prepared!
Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma, Hurricane Maria, Mexico Earthquakes, and wildfires abound….Now is the time to get prepared. There are three disaster preparedness activities offered this October. Sign up now.
Family Friendly Fun & Memories
El Segundo has been a busy place full of family fun events like the Firefighter's Pancake Breakfast, the El Segundo Centennial Carnival, the Main Street Car Show, the Richmond Street Fair and many others. For every event, El Segundo TV is there to capture memories for viewing on TV and YouTube.
ESPD Head Out to the Ballpark
ESPD was front and center with Chief Whalen as part of the pre-game intro on the playing field. Also, read about the 2nd Community Police Academy, a newly launched Lost & Found web page. Then help us welcome Jacklyn Duran to the El Segundo family.
Fire's Community Impact
New paramedic rescues that ultimately impact patient experience and community health status have arrived! Watch a video of Fire Marshal Carver's amazing and educational story of survival. Get an update on our recent Fire events and help us welcome Firefighter Chase Long.
Short Term Rental Regulation
There is a relatively new phenomenon of property owners and tenants renting their living spaces to strangers on a short term basis. At the direction of the City Council, staff worked as a team to create a process for managing short-term rentals.
Library Fall Activities
A partnership was formed between the library and local businesses to provide you with incentives to shop local. Also check out new sessions of free classes and events such as computer classes, interactive drop-in events with themes for all ages, and Fall book clubs. Read about new featured books on pets, mysteries, and celebrities born in November. Get an update on upcoming library events and news from the Friends of the Library and History Committee.
Capital Improvement Program Update
At 2017 Budget Workshop, Director of Public Works Ken Berkman presented a third quarter review of the City’s $14M Capital Improvement Program. The program is in alignment with the City’s goal of quality infrastructure and technology. The objective is to make sure the city infrastructure is well maintained and supports an appealing safe and effective city.
Welcome to El Segundo
Help us welcome five new businesses to the El Segundo community: Big Shopping Center USA, Localite LA Public Relations, BOXFOX, Chicken Bone Effects, and Tender Greens.
The City of El Segundo is accepting applications. Come work with us.
Or stop by at:

City Hall | Human Resources Department
350 Main Street, El Segundo, CA 90245