LOS ANGELES COUNTY ASKS RESIDENTS TO REPORT DAMAGES TO
HOMES AND BUSINESSES CAUSED BY STORMS
series of strong storm systems swept through Los Angeles County between
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 and Monday, January 23, 2017 bringing record amounts
of rain throughout the area.
about two months of the winter season remaining, it is important residents
become familiar with a process the LA County's Office of Emergency Management conducts to
report property damages caused by the recent storms. Los Angeles County would like residents to
take action by reporting how much damage was sustained at their homes by
completing a survey.
complete a damage assessment survey as soon as possible go to www.211LA.org
and click on the link for Damage Assessment Survey. At this website residents can
also find up-to-date weather outlooks, road closures and information on
emergency preparedness actions. Residents
can call 211 to get up to date information and referrals for assistance.
Angeles County residents, renters, and business owners, including persons with
disabilities and others with access and functional needs, may call 211 LA
County for emergency preparedness information, and other referral services. The
toll-free 2-1-1 number is available 24 hours a day and seven days a week. 211
LA County services can also be accessed by visiting http://211la.org.
PRESS RELEASE: Tuesday, January 24,
Contact: Emily Montanez - (213) 999-9524