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bulletLA County Sanitation District - COVID-19 Rebate Program

Your business may qualify for a rebate if it closed or had reduced wastewater discharges due to COVID-19. This program provides a partial rebate of the fiscal year 2019-20 Sanitation District service charge payment made on your property tax bill. Please contact the LA County Sanitation District at to see if you qualify.

View flyer for more information

bullet LAEDC - Business Resources

Business Incentives 2020
This flyer contains information about State and County programs, incentives and tax credits for businesses.

LA County - Connection to Resources & Advocacy Services
View a general list of resources and agencies that can help locate additional resources and services for businesses.

Residential Resources
bullet LA County COVID-19 Rent Relief
Applications are no longer being accepted. For other resources or assistance, please call 2-1-1.
bulletServices Provided By The Housing Rights Center

The Housing Rights Center provides assistance to residents of CDBG participating cities and the unincorporated areas of LA County through a program of informational, educational, and investigative services which are designed to promote fair housing. Please see the attached information describing various laws, requirements, and services they provide including eviction defense and issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

View HRC Service Flyer for Contact Information (Eng/Span)

AB 1482 Information Flyer
HRC Workshop - Information Flyer

bullet South Bay Center For Dispute Resolution

Having trouble settling a dispute with a tenant, landlord, neighbor, or HOA? Contact the South Bay Center for Dispute Resolution, (310) 376-7007. This service is free to Lawndale resident's.

bullet LA County Section 8 Housing

The City of Lawndale no longer has a Section "8" Housing Program.

The County of Los Angeles Housing Authority now administers the program covering the City of Lawndale. The County may be contacted directly to answer any questions. To inquire about applying for the program, available properties for rent, or to place a property on the rental list:

Main Office Address: 700 West Main Street, Alhambra, CA 91801
Phone: (626) 586-1845 or (626) 262-4510

COVID-19: Procedural Changes

The department's counter is currently closed to the public due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Applicaitons, plans, payments, and other documents are still being processed utilizing the following methods:

Payment Notice:
Cash, credit cards, debit cards, and card authorization forms are not accepted at this time.

We are only accpeting check's, cashier's check's, and money orders made payable to the City of Lawndale at this time.

1. Drop-Off Bin:

Patron's can leave their application, plans, payments and documents inside the drop-off bin located just outside the main entrance doors of City Hall. The bin is available during our normal business hours: Monday - Thursday, 7 am to 6 pm.

Do not drop-off any items outside of these hours!

2. Mail

Patron's can also mail-in their items. Please using the following address to send in your item:

City of Lawndale
Community Development Department
14717 Burin Avenue
Lawndale, CA 90260

3. E-Mail:
Patron's may submit their applications and plans by e-mail by sending them to the following e-mail addresses:

Note: Physical copies of plans are still required when submitting new or revised plans.

Adrian Gutierrez
Phone: (310) 973-3230

Esequiel Pimentel
Phone: (310) 973-3236

4. Inspections:
To schedule an inspection, please call the following numbers:

Building: (310) 973-3236 or
Planning: (310) 973-3230

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