Disaster Preparedness



Phone Numbers


Emergency:  Dial 911

Non-emergency Police:  877-275-5273

Fire Station 63, 1930 Shell Avenue, Venice:  310-575-8563

TTY Service:  213-847-0652

Park-related emergencies:  323-913-7390

Water Service:  800-342-5397

Power Service:  800-342-5397

Gas Service:  800-427-2200

Traffic Signals:  818-374-4823

Road closures (Cal Trans):  800-427-7623

Street Lights:  800-996-2489

American Red Cross public information:  213-739-5200

Animal Services:  888-452-7381

Building Inspection:  888-524-2845

Storm damage/mud slide reports:  888-524-2845

Refuse collection:  800-773-2489

Sewer/storm drain problems:  800-773-2489

Trees down/debris removal & related problems:  800-996-2489

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