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Posted on: October 21, 2014

Public Meeting: Emission Standards for Large Lead-Acid Battery Recycling Facilities

On Thursday, October 30, SCAQMD will hold a public workshop on proposed amended rule (PAR) 1420.1 “Emission Standards for Lead and other Toxic Air Contaminants from Large Lead-acid Battery Recycling Facilities.”  This public... more

Public Notice
Posted on: October 29, 2014

Dia de Los Muertos Celebration

Come to Bristow Park on Sunday, November 2 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. to celebrate and honor your loved ones who have passed away. Activities include a children's craft workshop, music, food, dancing and more.

Posted on: October 21, 2014

College Application Essay Writing Workshop

Wednesday, November 5 at 4 p.m.
Community Services Meeting Room (by Central Library)

Learn what should be included in your personal statement--and what shouldn't!The first 10 draft essays/statements submitted will... more

Workshop Flyer
Posted on: October 29, 2014

Washington Blvd. Construction Project Meeting

The public is invited to attend a community information meeting for the Washington Blvd. Construction Project. The meeting wil be held from 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. on Wednesday, November 5 in the Council Chambers located at 5565... more

Posted on: October 29, 2014

Register for the 5K Turkey Trot

The annual 5K Turkey Trot begins at 8 a.m. on Saturday, November 22. Registration is free to Commerce and industrial residents. Non-residents pay $20 by November 20 or $25 (cash only) at the event. For details, please see... more

Turkey Trot Application
Posted on: October 30, 2014

Donations, Sponsors Sought for Holiday Cheer Program

The Commerce Social Services Division is collecting donations of money, food, new toys, new clothes, and/or gift cards for this year’s Holiday Cheer program. The division is also seeking sponsors to buy and wrap gifts for a... more

Posted on: October 29, 2014

Program to Offer Financing for Energy-Saving Home Improvement Projects

Early next year, Commerce residents will be able to apply for the HERO Program which offers financing for a wide array of home energy products, such as windows, skylights, doors, heating, ventilation, air conditioning, solar... more

Hero Program Website for Commerce
Posted on: October 21, 2014

Notice of Proposed Revision to Title V Permit for Exide

The proposed Title V Permit revision is for the installation of new air pollution control equipment in order for Exide to implement the risk reduction measures identified in their Risk Reduction Plan that was prepared in... more

Exide's Title V Permit Info
Posted on: October 21, 2014

Notice of Intent to Adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration

This notice is to solicit comments on the environmental analysis for Exide Technologies specifically related to a project to reduce toxic emissions of arsenic, benzene and 1,3-butadience to comply with the recent amendments... more

Notice of Intent
Posted on: October 15, 2014

Yellow Fever Mosquito Now Found in L.A. County

Los Angeles County, Calif. - The Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District (GLACVCD) and San Gabriel Valley Mosquito & Vector Control District (SGVMVCD) are urging residents to keep a close eye out for small,... more

Greater L.A. Vector Control District
Posted on: October 21, 2014

Thanksgiving and Christmas Holiday Cheer Program Registration

Beginning on Tuesday, November 4, Commerce residents can register for the Holiday Cheer Program at the Community Services Department on Tuesdays between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. or on Thursdays between 2:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m... more

Posted on: October 15, 2014

Message from the County of Los Angeles Regarding Ebola Virus Disease (Ebola)

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (DPH) is the lead agency for Ebola in Los Angeles County. They are actively working to ensure that our County remains prepared to respond effectively to any identified... more

DPH Ebola resource page
Posted on: October 22, 2014

City Council/Successor Agency Meeting

Tuesday, Nov. 4
6:30 p.m.
Council Chamber
Broadcasting live on City Cable Channels 3 & 32 and online.
Please use the link to view the meeting agenda.

Meeting Agenda
Posted on: September 18, 2014

Expect Delays

Telegraph Road will soon be undergoing paving and reconstructing from the Rio Hondo Bridge to Atlantic Blvd. Thank you for your patience during these much needed improvements. Construction activities for pedestrian and ... more

Posted on: September 3, 2014

I710 Pavement Work Affects Lane Configuration, Ramps

Beginning on Thursday, September 11, the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will change the lane configuration on the northbound and southbound Long Beach Freeway (I-710) from Humphries Street to the... more

Posted on: August 27, 2014

SoCal Gas Expands Rate Reduction Program

SoCal Gas Company has expanded its California Alternate Rates for Energy (CARE) participation guidelines. Now a family of one that earns up to $31,460 may receive a 20% reduction on their monthly natural gas bill. This also... more

SoCal Gas
Posted on: June 30, 2014

I-710 Freeway Closures

The California Department of Transportation's Pavement Rehabilitation Project necessitates extended weekend closures on the I-710 freeway between Florence Avenue and Washington Boulevard. Beginning the second weekend in... more

Project Brochure
Posted on: April 24, 2014

Recall Petitions of Four City Councilmembers Fail to Qualify for the Ballot

Commerce, CA – According to the Los Angeles County Registrar/Recorder’s Office the recall petitions of four Commerce Councilmembers Tina Baca Del Rio, Lilia R. Leon, Joe Aguilar and Ivan Altamirano failed to qualify for the... Read on...

Posted on: July 2, 2011

Keeping Connected In An Emergency

City of Commerce officials want residents to sign up for emergency message alerts using Blackboard Connect. Residents that sign up for the free service will be notified by phone, text and other services if there is an... [Read on...]