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Whittier Blvd / Painter Ave Initial Study – Mitigated Negative Declaration
Notice of availability notice of intent to adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration and notice of public hearing on March 27, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. for the Whittier Boulevard/Painter Avenue Intersection Improvement Project.

Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration

DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Planned this Weekend
The Whittier Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on February 16, 2018, at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:00 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. (read more)

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Homeowners Property Tax Exemption
Homeowners Exemption is a property tax savings program in which Los Angeles County property owners can save on their annual tax bills. Nearly one in three homeowners in Los Angeles County do not take advantage of this tax savings program, leaving $30 million unclaimed each year. Across the County, an additional 435,000 families can be saving on their property tax bills. Attached is a list of all 88 cities in Los Angeles County and the number of qualified homeowners in the Whittier community. Homeowners need only apply once in order to receive these savings each year. Savings continue until a change (such as a sale) is recorded.

Two Female Students From the La Serna High School Track Team Was Inappropriately Touched
It was reported to the police department today that yesterday afternoon at approximately 4:00 p.m., two female students from the La Serna High School Track Team were inappropriately touched while running in the 15200 of Youngwood Ave. in the City of Whittier.(read more)

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Don’t Fumble: Tackle Impaired Driving Before the Clock Starts
Kickoff on America’s favorite past time is just about ready to start. For many football fans, when it’s time for Super Bowl LII, everyone’s a fan…and Fans Don’t Let Fans Drive Drunk. (read more)

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Virtual Kidnapping Scam
Imagine receiving a telephone call from a number you did not know or recognize.(read more)

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Taking Back Our Communities Coalition
The City of Whittier is fighting crime by being part of the Taking Back Our Communities Coalition (TBOC). Learn more about TBOC and how you can help fight crime by watching this video and reading this fact sheet about TBOC’s aims.

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Nelles site – Settlement and Release Agreement
The Whittier Conservancy, the City of Whittier, and BHCSP LLC (Developer) have reached a settlement and release agreement. Click here to view the agreement.

Street Number Painting
The City has approved the non-profit agency, "Care For The Children" to paint street numbers on curbs and in alleys.(read more)

West Nile Mosquito Advisory
LA County Vector Control has confirmed mosquitos infected with West Nile Virus have been found in the Parnell Park area. We are removing any free standing water in the park and we recommend that residents in the area do the same. If you visit the park or live in the nearby area, please consider using bug spray before staying outdoors. Vector Control is working to mitigate problem mosquitos throughout LA County.