August 20, 2020 | Regular Edition
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Public Works

Expect Delays - Use Alternate Routes
Shoulder work will begin on Friday, August 21, 2020. On Monday, August 24, 2020 and Tuesday, August 25, 2020 from 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM there will be a single lane closure with flaggers by 1663 Hacienda Road. JA Salazar Construction and Supply Corporation will be replacing a water line near 1663 Hacienda Road.
For questions, please contact LHHCWD at (562) 697-6769 or JA Salazar Construction and Supply Corporation at (562) 691-3647.

Upcoming Road Closures

Aug. 31, 2020 | 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Full Road Closure
Around the area of 1558 N. Cypress Street
Aug. 31, 2020 | 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Single Lane Closure with flaggers
Around the area of 1924 Hacienda Blvd.
Aug. 31, 2020 | 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Full Road Closure
Around the area of 2323 Citron Road
The Park Amenities
This is a reminder to all residents that due to the Los Angeles County Safer at Home Order, and LA County Department of Public Health, The Park is open only for active recreation (running and walking). NO group/activities and NO crowds/gatherings. Water fountains are currently shut off and park tables flipped over to to ensure The Park is used appropriately during public health orders. Further, make sure all pets are on a leash and that you pick up after your pet(s) during your duration at the park.

The City of La Habra Heights is NOT renting The Park gazebo or the Gym in response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
Complete the CENSUS
The U.S. Census Bureau announced that September 30, 2020, is the new deadline to respond to the 2020 Census, which is a month sooner than previously planned. Health officials sound the alarm that current low census response rates put L.A. County at risk of losing federal funding to respond to emergencies like COVID-19 for the next 10 years.

Census forms can be completed online at, by phone at 844-330-2020 or by mail if you receive a paper form. The L.A. County 2020 Census website at offers county-specific information in 16 languages. The U.S. 2020 Census website offers general information in 59 languages including in-language guides.
La Habra Heights
Fire Department
Training at The Park Gymnasium
The La Habra Heights Fire Department will be conducting a training at The Park Gym on August 28 and 29 from 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM. The Lower Parking Lot will CLOSED on August 29. Upper Parking Lot will be available to the public.

For more information please call (707) 528-6868.
COVID-19 Testing
Upcoming City Meetings

Regular Planning Commission Meeting
Tuesday, August 25, 2020
City Hall at 6:30 P.M.

Regular Roads Advisory Committee Meeting
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
City Hall at 6:30 P.M.

As a result of COVID-19, and resulting orders and direction from the President of the United States, the Governor of the State of California, and the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, as well as the City of La Habra Heights Emergency Declaration, the City will evaluate the current circumstances before each meeting to decide if it is safe to permit the public to physically attend City Council meetings. Commission and Committee meetings are being held by phone conference. If you would like to make public comment, please call City Hall at (562) 694-6302 as it gets closer to the meeting date and a staff member will be happy to provide more details on public attendance at City Council meetings or assist with providing public comment at Commission and Committee meetings.
Members of the public may go to to view the live broadcast of the City Council, Commission and Committee meetings. You may submit comments in writing via mail to City of La Habra Heights, 1245 N. Hacienda Road, La Habra Heights, CA 90631, email to, or phone to (562) 694-6302 Ext. 0. Please note that City Staff is making every effort to follow the spirit and intent of the Brown Act and other applicable laws regulating the conduct of public meetings in order to maximize transparency and public access. It would be appreciated if communication of public comments are provided via mail, email or over the phone prior to the commencement of the meeting. If that is not possible, every effort will be made to attempt to review emails and answer the City Hall phone lines during the course of the meeting.
City Hall Open
City Hall is open to the public BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. To schedule an appointment, please call City Hall during regular business hours at (562) 694 – 6302, Monday through Thursday from 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM, or email at

As a reminder, the County's updated Safer at Work and in the Community Order encourages individuals minimize time spent out in public. City staff is still available to conduct business online or over the phone. To safeguard the health of residents and City staff, protocols have been implemented requiring face coverings, enforcement of social distancing, and sanitation procedures when attending appointments at City Hall.

The City of La Habra Heights continues to adapt with the ever-evolving situation and thanks all residents for staying home to prevent the spread of COVID-19. If you have any questions do not hesitate to contact City Hall.
Rural Living
Safe Living
Prevent COVID-19
Safer at Home
As part of the City's continued efforts to promote public health and safety, we urge all residents to follow social distancing and face mask guidelines at all times. Make sure to check-in on family, friends and neighbors. Always Keep at least a 6 foot distance between you and other people or use your phone to call, text or send an email. When visiting businesses and other public places please wear a cloth face mask/covering.

Elderly residents who are unable to leave their homes due to underlying health conditions or mobility issues for necessary food, supplies, and medications are encouraged to call City Hall. City staff is here to assist residents. If you have questions, know someone who may need assistance or would like additional information regarding City operations, call City Hall at (562) 694 - 6302 or email at 

The phones are staffed during normal business hours, Monday–Thursdays from 8:00 A.M. – 5:30 P.M.
Other News
COVID-19: Contact Information for Reporting Violations of
Health Officer's Order
Individuals attempting to report a violation of the Health Officer’s Order may contact LA County Public Health through three different methods.
  • Calling (888) 700-9995 during LACoPH business hours (Monday through Friday 8AM to 5PM)
  • E-Mailing
  • Submitting a complaint through LAC Environmental Health Online Complaint System Under the complaint type checklist, an individual has the option of selecting “COVID-19 related”. 
American Red Cross
We're sending you a virtual hug for sharing your health! Come to give blood in August, and we'll send you a $5 Gift Card* via email, thanks to our partners at Amazon.**

You can help meet the urgent need for donations, and you might even help save more than one life. As a little extra motivation, imagine the things this gift card could help you buy: sunscreen, a reusable water bottle, or a colorful mask to wear to your next blood donation appointment!

Will you give more life and claim your gift this month? Patients will be so thankful.
Public Safety
Public Health reminds everyone to take precautions to avoid heat-related illness, especially older adults, young children, outdoor workers, athletes, and people with a chronic medical condition who are especially sensitive to negative health impacts from extreme heat. 


Location Information, Dates and Hours of Operation:

Esther Snyder Community Center
Open Monday, August 17, 2020 to Fri., August 21, 2020
Hours of Operation 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
4100 Baldwin Park Blvd., Baldwin Park, CA 91706

Royal Oaks Park Building 
Open Tuesday, August 18, 2020 to Sun., August 23, 2020
Hours of Operation 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
2627 Royal Oaks Dr., Duarte, CA 91010

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City of La Habra Heights
1245 North Hacienda Road
La Habra Heights, CA 90631
(562) 694-6302