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Posted on: June 17, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City of Artesia’s Summer Food Service Program Begins

On Thursday, June 13, the City of Artesia began its Summer Food Service Program for children 18 and under who are out of school for the summer months. The Program, which is run through the California Department of Education Nutrition Services Division (CD...Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City of Artesia Announces Graffiti Removal Pilot Program

On Monday, June 10, 2019, the Artesia City Council approved the Graffiti Removal Pilot Program. This Program will provide graffiti removal materials to homeowners in Artesia whose homes are frequently subject to tagging in order to help them keep their pr...Read on...

Posted on: June 7, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City of Artesia Seeks Community Input for Disaster Planning

The City of Artesia is developing its very own Local Hazard Mitigation Plan (LHMP), a plan that will help Artesia reduce the threat posed by hazards such as flooding and earthquakes. In order for this planning effort to be successful, the City needs input...Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City of Artesia Hosts Community Coyote Workshop

On Wednesday, June 5, the City of Artesia hosted a Community Coyote Workshop at the Albert O. Little Community Center in conjunction with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, the Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control, ...Read on...

Posted on: June 3, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City Hosts Successful 60th Anniversary Kick-Off Dinner

On Wednesday, May 29th, the City of Artesia celebrated the 60th Anniversary of its incorporation with a 60th Anniversary Kick-Off Dinner at the Albert O. Little Community Center. Members of the community, elected officials, local civic organizations, and ...Read on...

Posted on: May 22, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City of Artesia to Host Community Coyote Workshop on June 5

On Wednesday, June 5 at 7PM, the City of Artesia will host a Community Coyote Workshop at the Albert O. Little Community Center, 18750 Clarkdale Ave., Artesia, CA 90701. At the Workshop, residents will have a chance to learn about coyotes, how to report c...Read on...

Posted on: May 14, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City of Artesia Receives Urban and Community Forestry Grant from CAL FIRE

The City of Artesia has received an Urban and Community Forestry Grant from the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (“CAL FIRE”) totaling $878,336.56. The grant will fund an update to the City’s tree invento...Read on...

Posted on: May 1, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City of Artesia Wins Green Leadership Award

The City of Artesia received a 2019 Green Leadership Award from the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors for its conversion to 100 percent renewably-sourced electricity at City facilities. The Green Leadership Award recognizes cities, businesses, and a...Read on...

Posted on: April 30, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: Grand Opening for Artesia Community Support Center Set for May 9th

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The City of Artesia is excited to announce the Grand Opening for the Artesia Community Support Center. This Center will focus on workforce development and start-up assistance, and will be a resource for everyone in Artesia to take classes, get help starti...Read on...

Posted on: April 29, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City’s Online Service Request System Provides Quick Way to Report Issues

The City offers an online service request tool that the community can use to report concerns in the community. Issues such as fallen tree branches, graffiti, illegal dumping, and more can all be reported through this system. This system is easy to use, an...Read on...

Posted on: April 24, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City and CR&R to Hold Free Bulky Item Drop Off Event on May 11th

On Saturday, May 11th, 2019 from 8AM-12PM, the City of Artesia and CR&R Environmental Services will be holding a free Bulky Item Drop Off Event for the community at AJ Padelford Park in North Artesia. Artesia residents may bring acceptable items that ...Read on...

Posted on: April 23, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City Announces Details of 60th Anniversary Celebration Events

The City of Artesia will be celebrating the 60th Anniversary of its incorporation and kicking off an exciting series of events to commemorate this landmark anniversary. The City of Artesia is excited to welcome the community to honor and celebrate the acc...Read on...

Posted on: April 22, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City Receives Award of Excellence for Restaurant Incentive Program

On Thursday, March 28, at the California Association for Local Economic Development’s annual training conference in Anaheim, the City of Artesia accepted an Award of Excellence for its Restaurant Incentive Program. The award recognized the uniqu...Read on...

Posted on: April 22, 2019

City of Artesia Announces Summer 2019 Family Fun Movie Nights in the Park Program

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The City of Artesia is excited to announce the summer 2019 Family Fun Movie Nights in the Park Program! Throughout July and August, the City will be playing family-friendly movies at AJ Padelford and Artesia Parks. Bring your family, friends, and some sna...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City to Recognize Graduating Seniors Enrolling in College or Trade School on May 15th

On May 15th, the City of Artesia will hold a Reception Honoring Graduating Seniors continuing their education at a four-year college or university, or at a trade school. The event is reserved for Artesia residents, and will take place at 5:00 PM at the Al...Read on...

Posted on: April 17, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City Launches New Home Security and Alarm Rebate Pilot Program for Artesia Residents

As part of its efforts to improve public safety in the community, the City of Artesia is launching a new Home Security and Alarm Rebate Pilot Program. This new program, which was approved by the Artesia City Council at its April meeting, will provide reba...Read on...

Posted on: April 3, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: Community Garden Cleanup Sees Large Turnout

On Saturday, March 30, the City welcomed community members to the Community Garden at AJ Padelford Park in North Artesia for an Earth Day Community Cleanup. Over 60 volunteers joined the City in improving and beautifying this valuable community asset.

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Posted on: March 26, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: Community Gathers for Interfaith Vigil for Peace and Tolerance

On Thursday, March 21 at 7PM, an Interfaith Vigil for Peace and Tolerance was held at the Veterans’ Memorial in front of the Albert O. Little Community Center at Artesia Park. Many members of the community joined Mayor Tony Lima, City Councilmem...Read on...

Posted on: March 25, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City Manager Community Meeting on Wednesday, March 27

On Wednesday, March 27, the City will hold a Community Meeting in North Artesia. The meeting will take place in the Community Room at AJ Padelford Park, 11870 169th Street, Artesia, and last from 6PM to 7PM. READ FULL PRESS RELEASE HERERead on...
Posted on: March 20, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: Interfaith Vigil for Peace and Tolerance on Thursday, March 21

On Thursday, March 21 at 7PM, an Interfaith Vigil for Peace and Tolerance will be held at Artesia Park, 18750 Clarkdale Avenue, Artesia. In light of several recent tragedies that have targeted people of many faiths around the world, the vigil will provide...Read on...

Posted on: March 14, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City Announces Application Details for 2019 Scholarship Program

The City of Artesia is pleased to announce a partnership with Artesia-based Cerritos Presbyterian Church to award up to three high school seniors or college students a $1,000 scholarship to the college, university, trade school, or vocational program of t...Read on...

Posted on: March 12, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City Hosts Successful Public Safety Expo

On Saturday, February 23, City of Artesia staff along with representatives from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, Los Angeles County Fire Department, and more hosted the City’s annual Public Safety Expo at Artesia Park. Many...Read on...

Posted on: February 19, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City Continues Efforts to Help Homeless Residents

On Wednesday, January 23, the City of Artesia conducted its annual count of homeless residents. This count was one of many conducted across Los Angeles County and beyond, and helps to determine the funding the City receives to fund services for homeless i...Read on...

Posted on: February 14, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City of Artesia Partners with TreePeople on Successful Fruit Tree Giveaway

On Saturday, January 26, the City of Artesia partnered with TreePeople to host a Fruit Tree Giveaway at Artesia Park. Funding by a grant from the Max Factor Family Foundation allowed over 200 households to each receive a free fruit tree. This successful e...Read on...

Posted on: January 31, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City’s Project Joy Serves Hundreds of Artesians Over Holidays

Every holiday season, the City of Artesia hosts Project Joy to provide community members most in need with toys and holiday meals. Throughout the 2018 holiday season, City staff and generous sponsors helped Project Joy serve hundreds of Artesians.

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Posted on: January 2, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: City of Artesia and TreePeople to Host Fruit Tree Giveaway

On Saturday, January 26, from 9AM to 12PM, the City of Artesia in partnership with TreePeople is hosting a Fruit Tree Giveaway outside the Old Artesia Library Building at Artesia Park. This event is made possible due to a grant from the Max Factor Family ...Read on...

Posted on: December 19, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Artesia City Council Welcomes Community to Reorganization Meeting

On Monday, December 10, the Artesia City Council held its reorganization meeting, hosting over 400 dignitaries and members of the community to celebrate the achievements of outgoing Mayor Sally Flowers and Councilmember Victor Manalo, while welcoming new ...Read on...

Posted on: December 13, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: City of Artesia Offers Online Service Request System

In order to simplify the process for residents, the City of Artesia offers an online service request tool that the community can use to report concerns in the city. Issues such as fallen tree branches, graffiti, illegal dumping, and more can all be report...Read on...

Posted on: December 12, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: City Welcomes Community to Celebrate Artesia Historic Museum’s Grand Re-Opening

On December 2nd, the City of Artesia and the Artesia Historical Society welcomed the community to the Artesia Historic Museum, Frampton/Dantema House Grand Re-Opening and Holiday Open House. The City enjoyed the opportunity to celebrate this important com...Read on...

Posted on: December 3, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: City Offers Exclusive Opportunity for Special Needs Individuals at Artesia Snow Day

On Saturday, December 15, the City of Artesia will welcome the public to Artesia Snow Day at Artesia Park! In a continued effort to make City events inclusive and accessible to all members of the community, the City is offering a behind-the-scenes look at...Read on...

Posted on: December 1, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Artesia Historic Museum Grand Re-Opening to Take Place Sunday, December 2

The City of Artesia and the Artesia Historical Society are hosting a Grand Re-Opening and Holiday Open House at the Artesia Historic Museum, Frampton/Dantema House on Sunday, December 2 from 1:00PM to 4:00PM. This free event is open to the public.

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

NEWS UPDATE: LA County Registrar-Recorder and County Clerk's Office Community Meeting

This Tuesday, December 4 from 6PM-8PM at the Albert O. Little Community Center, join the LA County Registrar-Recorder and County Clerk's Office and CAUSE for a community meeting regarding voting changes and Vote Center placement for the 2020 election. Att...Read on...

Posted on: November 5, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: City Receives Two Beacon Spotlight Awards

The City of Artesia has earned two Beacon Spotlight Awards from the Beacon Program for its efforts in environmental sustainability and reduction of greenhouse gasses.
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Posted on: November 1, 2018

CITY OF ARTESIA, CALIFORNIA NOMINEES FOR PUBLIC OFFICE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the following persons have been nominated for the offices mentioned below to be filled at the General Municipal Election to be held in the City of Artesia on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.

FOR MEMBER OF THE CITY COUNCIL - 4 YEAR TE...
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Posted on: October 19, 2018

City of Artesia Now Accepting Applications for Community Benefit Grant

Recognizing the value that other organizations have in providing services that benefit the community and its members, the City of Artesia is proud to once again offer non-profit organizations an opportunity to receive a $500 Community Benefit Grant. The...Read on...
Posted on: October 12, 2018

Join the City for a Community Workshop & Discussion

The City of Artesia will be holding a Community Workshop and Discussion on Monday, October 15 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM in the Albert O. Little Community Center.
Members of the community are invited to attend and participate in the workshop to consider mixe...
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Posted on: October 3, 2018

The Artesian Fall 2018

The printed Artesian Fall 2018 has been delivered to all residences in the City and is available online.
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Posted on: October 15, 2018

City of Artesia’s 2018 Annual Report Delivered

It has been another great year for the City of Artesia, and residents can read all about it in the 2018 Annual Report.
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Posted on: August 20, 2018

India Independence Day Festival

India Independence Day Festival 2018 photo_thumb.jpg An estimated crowd of over 4,000 individuals attended the City of Artesia’s India Independence Day celebration at Artesia Park on Saturday, August 11. The free event took place from 6:00 pm to 10:30 pm, and featured 54 vendor booths ranging fro...Read on...
Posted on: July 17, 2018

Metro to Host Public Hearing on Westbound SR-91 Improvements Project

Metro invites you to join them at the Albert O. Little Community Center for a public hearing on Thursday, August 2, 2018, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.
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Posted on: July 6, 2018

Escape the Heat at One of the City's Three Cooling Centers

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For anyone looking to escape the heat on extremely hot days, three Cooling Centers are available throughout the City of Artesia. Locations and hours are below.
  1. The Community Center at Artesia Park -- 1-8 PM
  2. AJ Padelford Park -- 1-6 PM
  3. Artesia Lib...
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Posted on: June 29, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: City Taking Extra Steps to Ensure Residents Enjoy a Safe Independence Day

The City of Artesia is taking several proactive steps to discourage the use and sale of illegal fireworks by enforcing the law against illegal fireworks. The City is determined to make this Independence Day enjoyable for all by protecting the safety of it...Read on...

Posted on: June 29, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Be Safe, Do Not Purchase or Use Illegal Fireworks this Independence Day

With the celebration of Independence Day approaching, the City would like to remind all residents and visitors that only safe and sane fireworks may be purchased and used throughout the City. READ FULL PRESS RELEASERead on...
Posted on: June 20, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: City Mourns the Passing of Former Mayor and Councilmember John Martins

It is with deep sorrow that the City shares the news of the passing of a great community leader, former mayor and councilmember John “Johnny” Carlos Martins. John passed away in a motorcycle accident in Upper Ojai in Ventura County on...
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Posted on: June 20, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: City of Artesia Hosting Free Summer Food Program at AJ Padelford Park

In partnership with the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the California Department of Education, the City of Artesia’s AJ Padelford Park is serving as a Summer Food Service Program meal site this summer. The Summer Food Service program provide...
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Posted on: June 18, 2018

City Awards Three Academic Scholarships to Artesia Residents

At its June meeting, the City Council recognized three high school seniors who were awarded a $1,000 academic scholarship to the college or university of their choice. Artesia residents Erin Jimenez, Mason A. Hernandez, and Melinda M. Garcia each carried ...Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: City Council to Hold Overlay Zoning Workshop

The City Council will hold its third public meeting and second overlay zoning workshop on Monday, June 11, from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The purpose of the workshop is for the City Council to discuss and receive public comment on the proposed overlay zoning...Read on...

Posted on: May 31, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: District 3 Scheduled for Tree Trimming

In accordance with the three-year tree trimming cycle implemented by the City in 2017, District Three is scheduled to receive tree trimming services in July 2018, beginning the second year of the City’s tree trimming cycle.
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Posted on: May 29, 2018

Volunteer Service Event to Benefit Artesia Park

Looking for an opportunity to volunteer in the Artesia community? Join the City of Artesia and TreePeople on Saturday, June 16, for a volunteer event at Artesia Park. Activities will involve tree maintenance, weed pulling, and wood chip spreading. The day...Read on...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Earth Day Beautification and Clean-Up

mayor earth day.png In celebration of Earth Day, the City held a beautification and clean-up event at Artesia Park on Saturday, April 21. The event brought together more than 30 community volunteers, who helped make Artesia Park a more beautiful open space in the City. Volu...Read on...
Posted on: May 23, 2018

Artesia Christian Home Receives 2018 San Gabriel Valley Environmental Award

The City would like to thank the Artesia Christian Home for its commitment to the City and the environment, and congratulate them on receiving a 2018 San Gabriel Valley Environmental Award.
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Posted on: May 21, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Congresswoman Linda Sanchez Visits Artesia

As part of a series of regional site visits along the proposed West Santa Ana Branch Transit Corridor Project, Congresswoman Linda Sanchez met Tuesday, May 1, with City officials and staff to tour the planned terminus of the 20-mile line in downtown Artes...
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Posted on: May 14, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: City Awarded Grant Funds to Improve Norwalk Boulevard

Early this year, the City applied for grant funding from the State of California’s Alternative Transportation Program to improve Norwalk Boulevard. The diligent effort to pursue grant funding for this project resulted in the City being awarded ...
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Posted on: April 23, 2018

Academic Scholarship Application Deadline Extended

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The City of Artesia is pleased to announce a partnership with Artesia-based Cerritos Presbyterian Church to award up to three high school seniors or college students a $1,000 academic scholarship to the college, university, or trade school of their choice...Read on...

Posted on: April 19, 2018

Artesia Park Beautification & Clean-Up

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As part of the City of Artesia's Earth Day Expo, the City will host a volunteer beautification and clean-up event at Artesia Park.

Please join the City on Saturday, April 21, from 9 AM to 12 PM. To volunteer, download the volunteer application and bring ...Read on...

Posted on: April 16, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: City Council Continues to Invest in Public Safety

The safety of the City’s residents is of the highest priority of the City Council. Reinforcing the City Council’s commitment to public safety, the City has recently committed to purchasing new protective vests and other safety equipmen...Read on...

Posted on: April 13, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Join the City for the Spring Bulky Item Event with CR&R

The City of Artesia is providing residents with an opportunity to get rid of their bulky waste for FREE! The City will once again be partnering with CR&R for a Bulky Item Drop-Off event taking place Saturday, April 14, from 8:00am-12:00pm at AJ Padel...Read on...

Posted on: April 2, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: City Awarded Grant for Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

To establish the necessary infrastructure for an electric vehicle fleet, the City applied for grant funding from the Mobile Source Air Pollution Reduction Review Committee (MSRC) in January 2018. Last week, the City was informed that the grant application...Read on...

Posted on: March 1, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: District 2 Scheduled for Tree Trimming

In accordance with the three-year tree trimming cycle implemented by the City in 2017, District Two is scheduled to receive tree trimming services the week of March 5, 2018, rounding out the first year of the City’s tree trimming cycle.

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: City Announces 2018 Student Academic Scholarship

The City of Artesia is pleased to announce a partnership with Artesia-based Cerritos Presbyterian Church to award up to three high school seniors a $1,000 academic scholarship to the college or university of their choice. READ FULL PRESS RELEASERead on...
Posted on: February 20, 2018

NOTICE TO RESIDENTS: CARE FOR THE CHILDREN

Care for the Children, a non-profit organization, will be repainting residential curb addresses within the City of Artesia. Although there is no charge for this service, Care for the Children will ask for charitable donations (strictly voluntary) of no mo...Read on...

Posted on: January 31, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: City Council Meeting Update - Holiday Home Decoration Contest

Beautification and Maintenance Commissioners were on hand at the January 16 meeting of the City Council to acknowledge winners of the Holiday Home Decoration Contest. READ FULL PRESS RELEASERead on...
Posted on: January 30, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Mobile Stroke Unit to Serve Artesia

A pilot program launched by UCLA Health, with support from Los Angeles County, will make a Mobile Stroke Unit available to serve the City of Artesia and eight other surrounding cities. READ FULL PRESS RELEASERead on...
Posted on: January 19, 2018

2018 Artesia Homeless Count

The City will be participating in the 2018 Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count on Wednesday, January 24. The count will begin at 8:00 pm, and volunteers will meet at the Albert O. Little Community Center located at 18750 Clarkdale Ave. Volunteers are n...Read on...
Posted on: January 18, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Artesia Park Tee-Ball Field Renovation

Renovations are underway to restore dirt infields on the tee-ball baseball fields at Artesia Park. When complete, the project will allow for better utilization of the fields by providing tee-ball players with dedicated dirt fields, while also freeing up ...Read on...

Posted on: January 11, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: The Artesian: Code Enforcement Special Issue

The City recently released the winter issue of The Artesian – the City’s quarterly newsletter. In this issue residents will find information that explains what code enforcement is and how the City’s code enforcement process ...Read on...

Posted on: January 8, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Ground Breaks on Artesia Live I Development

Joined by the Artesia City Council, developers broke ground on the Artesia Live I mixed-use development project on December 6, 2017. READ FULL PRESS RELEASERead on...
Posted on: January 5, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: City Council Awards Contract to Restore Pioneer Boulevard

Following the City Council’s approval of a Street Signing and Striping Plan for Pioneer Blvd. on November 6, 2017, City staff issued a Notice Inviting Bids, as required by California law, to complete the work required to implement the approved p...Read on...

Posted on: December 26, 2017

City Adds New Truck’s to its Fleet, Continues to Reduce Environmental Impact

truck2.jpg In September 2017, the City Council approved the purchase of four 2018 GMC trucks that would take the place of multiple vehicles within the City’s fleet that were manufactured in the 1980’s. The City Council’s authorizatio...Read on...
Posted on: December 22, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: City Hosts Holiday Program, Distributes Project Joy Holiday Dinners

Joined by hundreds of Artesia residents, the City of Artesia hosted its annual Holiday Program last night at AJ Padelford Park. The event kicked off with a warm welcome to all attendees by Mayor Sally Flowers, who was joined by Mayor Pro Tem Tony Lima, Co...Read on...

Posted on: December 18, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: Grand Opening of the New Artesia Library

The Artesia City Council joined Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn, Senator Tony Mendoza, Representative Cristina Garcia, Library Director Skye Patrick, and the Friends of the Artesia Library on December 8, 2017 for the Grand Opening of the new Art...Read on...

Posted on: November 7, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: City Breaks Ground on Historical District Recreational Trails

Mayor Ali Taj, Mayor Pro Tem Sally Flowers, and Councilman Victor Manalo were joined by representatives from the Artesia Historical Society, the Executive Director of the Los Angeles Conservation Corps, the program manager and the work crew, as well as la...

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Posted on: December 7, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: City of Artesia Awarded Homeless Planning Grant

The City of Artesia’s diligent and prudent pursuit of non-tax revenue (grant funds) has once again paid off. Just last month, the City was informed that it was selected for a homeless planning grant award of $15,000. READ FULL PRESS RELEASERead on...
Posted on: December 6, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: The City Now Offers Three Baseball Options for Residents

A new partnership between the City of Artesia and the Frontier Baseball League will now allow the City to offer a traditional recreation level baseball league, to be known as the Frontier League, in addition to Artesia Advanced Baseball.

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Posted on: December 5, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: City Council Approves Unprecedented Contract Amendment With CR&R

In September, the City Council approved an amendment to the City’s waste hauling contract with CR&R that will result in a savings of more than $637,000 to Artesia rate payers. With a rate increase scheduled to go into effect on July 1, the...Read on...

Posted on: December 4, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: City Council Votes to Restore Four Lanes of Traffic on a Portion of Pioneer Blvd.

In an effort to create a more livable, walkable community, the Artesia City Council voted to make a significant investment of redevelopment funds into the City’s downtown corridor. The vision was to slow down traffic to improve safety along Pio...Read on...

Posted on: November 28, 2017

Project Joy – the City’s Holiday Program

For more than twenty years, the City of Artesia Holiday Program has provided toys to more than 200 children in need each year. Last year, with the help of the Artesia-Cerritos Lion’s, Optimist, and Rotary Club’s, the LEAD Foundation, ...Read on...

Posted on: November 2, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: City Opposition to Telecommunications Power Grab

Senate Bill 649 would have represented a major shift in telecommunications policy and law by requiring local governments to lease out the public’s property, cap how much cities can lease this space out for, and eliminate the ability for cities t...Read on...

Posted on: September 15, 2017

Household Hazardous Waste and E-Waste Collection

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Come and dispose of Household Hazardous Waste and E-Waste the right way on Saturday, October 21, 2017, at Artesia Park in the City of Artesia. Brought to you by the County of Los Angeles and presented by the Department of Public Works and the Sanitation D...

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Posted on: July 6, 2018

Cooling Centers in Artesia

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For anyone looking to escape the heat on extremely hot days, three Cooling Centers are available throughout the City of Artesia. Locations and hours are below.

  1. The Community Center at Artesia Park -- 1-8 PM
  2. AJ Padelford Park -- 1-6 PM
  3. Artesia Public Librar...
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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Sign up to get notifications on the Formation of the Business Improvement District Meetings

The City is in the process of assisting Pioneer merchants to form a Business Improvement District.  Sign-up here to receive updates.Read on...

Posted on: April 3, 2017

City Uses $300,000 Grant to Improve Infrastructure at City Parks

City staff applied for and was awarded a $300,000 grant.  With this grant, the City has completed several projects that are beneficial to the City and the residents who participate in the Parks and Recreation programs the City offers.  

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Baseball/Softball Opening Day

After a few weeks of winter storms, Artesians welcomed a clear, bright, sunny morning March 11 at the Youth Baseball Opening Day at Artesia Park. The teams gathered on the freshly mowed outfield as their names were called out to join the parade of teams. ...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Artesia's First Mariachi Festival May 6th

Come join the City of Artesia for the first Mariachi Festival on Pioneer Blvd., Saturday, May 6 from 4 pm - 11 pm. Expect a full day of live music, ballet folklorico, food, crafts, games, rides, a beer garden, and vendor booths

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Public Safety Expo

Recently the City of Artesia held a successful Public Safety Expo in conjunction with Lunar New Year Festival on March 4, 2017. Lakewood Sheriff and LA County Fire collaborated with City staff to give the families of Artesia an opportunity to enjoy an int...

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

City Recognizes Artesia Library Volunteers

Melissa Ongko & Bayani Reyes were recognized at the April City Council meeting as 2017 Nominee’s for the County of Los Angeles Public Library's Youth Volunteer of the Year. 

Melissa Ongko was nominated as the Youth Volunteer of the Y...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

Artesia Begins to Improve Residential Streets

Residents and visitors to Artesia may have noticed that crews are busy working to give several City streets a much-needed facelift.  City Staff has able to secure a grant to improve the City’s streets. The City is committing these funds...

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Posted on: April 10, 2017

First Lunar New Year Held by the City

The City of Artesia held its first Lunar New Year Festival Saturday, March 4, 2017. Crucial to the success of the event was the collaboration between staff and the volunteer planning committee. The volunteer planning committee was comprised of Jim Chang...Read on...

Posted on: February 27, 2017

Artesia Student Scholarship

For the 2016-2017 school year, Cerritos Presbyterian Church and the City of Artesia has partnered to provide three (3) resident students with the opportunity to earn an educational scholarship. The Artesia Student Scholarship is currently offered to senio...Read on...