La Palma City News and Announcements

Posted on: June 8, 2022

Hotel Tax Ballot Measure


On June 7, the City Council voted to submit to the voters an increase in the City's hotel tax from 8% to 12%, paid solely by hotel/short-term lodging guests (NOT residents), which will appear on the ballot in November 2022.

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Posted on: May 12, 2022

La Palma Moving To By-District Elections


  • Rather than face potential litigation for violating the California Voting Rights Act, the City of La Palma is making a change in how voters elect the City Council as many cities across the state have done.
  • Beginning in 2024, voters will vote for one City C...
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Posted on: May 3, 2022

What Goes in the Green Cart?

Oranic Waste

Organic waste (also referred to as organics), which includes food waste, green waste, landscape and pruning waste, non-hazardous wood waste, and food-soiled paper waste, will be collected all mixed together in your green cart.

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Posted on: March 9, 2022

New Sign Regulations

For Sale Signs

In March of 2021, the City Council held a study session on the placement of temporary signage in the public right-of-way (PROW). Temporary signage in the PROW typically includes but is not limited to garage sales, real estate, and election signs. As a res...

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