Policy Changes Due to COVID-19

UPDATE - JULY 13, 2020
The City Council has approved a special outdoor dining permit program for restaurants to provide outdoor dining in a safe manner during this time. Fees are reduced by 80% and the 10-day waiting period has been waived. For more information, please contact Planning Manager Fiona Graham at fgraham@cityofartesia.us or at (562) 865-6262 ext. 238.

UPDATE: March 26, 2020
The City Council met at a Special Meeting on March 25, 2020 and took action to approve a resolution proclaiming the existence of a local emergency to aid the City in responding to the effects of COVID-19 on our community. Additionally, the City Council adopted an urgency ordinance which became effective today to place a moratorium on evictions and foreclosures related to non-payment of rent or mortgages by those effected by COVID-19. Both documents are available for viewing on the City’s website as attachments to the special meeting agenda found here.

Artesia Policies
City Council Approves Eviction and Foreclosure Moratoriums During COVID-19 Crisis 

A Message from the Artesia City Council

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