How do I find out about flooding, and how to prepare for it? The best way to be prepared for any kind of emergency is to join CERT. CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) prepares individuals to become self-sufficient in case of catastrophic emergencies. Visit the Fire Department's homepage (under City Offices on the City of Redondo Beach homepage) for details.
Information about flooding is available from FEMA and the LA County Dept. of Emergency Services:
How do I, and when should I, shut off the gas to my house? Typically, you should never shut off the main gas line to your house. If you need more information, contact The Gas Co. by phone at 1-800-427-2200.
What are the local Emergency Broadcast Stations? No local channel has been specified as yet. However, Cable TV (Channel 8), all news radio stations, and almost all local AM radio stations should provide emergency broadcast information.
Some information may also be available at 1630 on your AM radio dial.
Where are the public disaster shelters? Knob Hill Community Center located at 320 Knob Hill, Redondo Beach, CA: Alta Vista located at 715 Julia Street, Redondo Beach, CA: Wilderness Park located at 1102 Camino Real, Redondo Beach, CA: Aviation Gym located at 1935 Manhattan Beach Boulevard:
School District Sites: Alta Vista Elementary School located at 815 Knob Hill, Redondo Beach, CA. Beryl Elementary School located at 920 Beryl Street, Redondo Beach, CA. Birney Elementary School located at 1600 Green Lane, Redondo Beach, CA. Jefferson Elementary School located at Harkness, Redondo Beach, CA. Madison Elementary School located at 2200 MacKay Lane, Redondo Beach, CA. Tulita Elementary School located at 1520 Prospect Avenue, Redondo Beach, CA. Washington Elementary School located at 1100 Lilienthal Lane, Redondo Beach, CA. Adams Middle School located at 2600 Ripley Avenue, Redondo Beach, CA. Parras Middle School located at 200 N. Lucia, Redondo Beach, CA. Lincoln School located at 2223 Plant Avenue, Redondo Beach, CA. Redondo Union High School located at 631 Vincent Park, Redondo Beach, CA. Redondo Shores located at 1000 Del Amo Street, Redondo Beach, CA.
Who do I contact if a fire hydrant has been hit by a car? Call 9-1-1
Who do I contact if a fire hydrant has been opened? Contact the California Water Company at (310) 257-1400.
Who do I contact if a water main has been broken? Call 9-1-1
Who do I contact if the water pressure has dropped in my neighborhood? For California Water Company, call 310-257-1400.