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Posted on: November 20, 2014

Volunteer Opportunity for Seniors

The Community Services Department is looking for senior volunteers to help distribute packaged food for the Food Distribution Program on the third Thursday of every month. Volunteers must be able to bend, be able to lift... more

Posted on: November 19, 2014

Update: I5 Closure Information for Nov. 19-23

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close various lanes on both directions of the Santa Ana Freeway (Interstate 5) between the San Gabriel River Freeway (Interstate 605) and Atlantic Boulevard nightly... more

I5 Closure Information
Posted on: November 12, 2014

Job Recruitment Being Held for Positions at Parsec, Inc.

The Employment and Business Development Center will hold a job recruitment for Parsec Inc. on Friday, November 21 from 9 a.m. to noon. Please see the flyer for details.

Job Recruitment Flyer
Posted on: November 18, 2014

Doctor Who Fest

The Library Dept. invites Doctor Who fans to the Doctor Who Fest at 4 p.m. on Friday, November 21 in the Council Chambers. Please see the flyer for details.

Dr. Who Fest flyer
Posted on: November 18, 2014

Star Wars Reads Day III

The Library Dept. invites you to the Star Wars Reads Day III being held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, November 22 at at Bristow Park Library.

Event Flyer
Posted on: November 19, 2014

SCAQMD to Hold Exide Technologies Community Information Meeting

The South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) is holding a community meeting on November 25 to provide information related to a proposed revision to the Title V Permit for Exide Technologies located at 2700 S.... more

Public Meeting Notice
Posted on: November 12, 2014

Proposed Retail Center Project Draft EIR Available for Public Comment

The City has released a Draft Environmental Impact Report (Draft EIR) for a proposed Retail Center Project, which will be available for public review and comment until Monday, December 22, 2014. The proposed Commerce Retail... 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. Donations should be made by November 14 for Thanksgiving and... 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 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: 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...]