El Niño PreparednessRelease Date: 2015-12-10
There are many preparations underway city-wide to ensure we are able to respond to the predicted El Niño this winter. The Public Works Department has been working hard to make sure that catch basins are cleared and pump stations are operational. Sand bags are available to the public at these locations in Long Beach:
Fire Station No. 7 - 2295 Elm
Fire Station No. 12 - 1199 E. Artesia Blvd
Fire Station No. 14 - 5200 Eliot St.
PW Service Yard - 1651 San Francisco Ave (sand only)
You can also read more about how the city is preparing for El Niño at the Department of Disaster Preparedness website.