News Flash

Posted on: April 6, 2020

Sandbags Available

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The City of Tustin is offering residents free, fill-your-own sandbags in order to help protect personal property from rain and mud. 

Self service sandbags can be found at the following locations: 

  • Columbus Tustin Park, 17522 Beneta Way (no...
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Press Releases
Posted on: April 3, 2020

Create a Family Plan in the Event of Being Impacted by COVID-19

The County of Orange has released the following Press Release regarding creating a family plan in the event they are impacted by COVID-19:

Family preparedness is a mainstay of planning for emergencies such as earthquakes and fires, and they are equally imp...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 3, 2020

Orange County District Attorney Establishes Coronavirus Scam Hotline

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The Orange County District Attorney’s Office has established a hotline to report individuals or businesses they suspect of engaging in price gouging or any other COVID-19-related scam.

The Orange County District Attorney Coronavirus Scam Hotline ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 3, 2020

Federal Paycheck Protection Program Provides SBA Loans to Help Businesses

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The U.S.Small Business Association (SBA) has released the following information regarding the CARES Act:

WASHINGTON – Following President Trump’s signing of the historic Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, SBA Ad...

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Press Releases
Posted on: April 3, 2020

COVID-19 Cannot Be Transmitted Through Mosquito Bites

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Per the Orange County Mosquito & Vector Control District (OCMVCD), to date there has been no information nor evidence to suggest that the coronavirus (COVID-19) could be transmitted by mosquitoes. 

Mosquitoes carry the West NIle Virus and inva...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 26, 2020

City of Tustin Limits Use of all City Parks to Walking, Bicycling

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At a Special Council meeting on March 25, 2020, the City Council enacted strict limitations on public use of City parks to help slow the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19).

The Council action calls for the immediate closure of all city park facilities in...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Creates New Website to Combat COVID-19 Rumors

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency has created a new website to help the public distinguish between rumors and facts regarding the response to coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Rumors can easily circulate within communities during a crisis and word tra...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 25, 2020

CLOSURE OF OC PARK AREAS TO SLOW SPREAD OF COVID-19

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On March 24, 2020, the Orange County Operational Area Emergency Operations Center released the following Press Release (#024):

ORANGE COUNTY OPERATIONAL AREA

EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

PRESS RELEASE # 024

Date: 3-24-2020 Time: 17:51 hour...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Residents Can Sign Up for Text Message Alerts Related to COVID-19 in OC

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Effective immediately, residents can now sign up to receive text message updates related to novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Orange County, California. To opt-in for this service, text OCCOVID19 to 888777.  

The County of Orange Emergency Operation...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 20, 2020

All California Residents Ordered to Stay Home to Combat Coronavirus Spread

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Last night, Governor Gavin Newsom issued a statewide stay-at-home order. The Executive Order is effective immediately and is in place until further notice and requires everyone in California to stay home except as needed to maintain continuity of operatio...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 19, 2020

Office on Aging to Take Lead in Addressing Senior Citizen Concerns

Today, March 19, 2020, the County of Orange announced the availability of resources and support for seniors over 65 who may be self-isolating during the COVID-19 situation.

Orange County’s Office on Aging serves as the lead advocate for 577,000 o...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Tustin Responds to Governor's Latest COVID-19 Guidelines

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On Sunday, March 15, Governor Newsom released updated guidance for all communities throughout the state to limit the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). The action called for home isolation of all seniors, bars to close and restaurants to limit occupanc...

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Press Releases
Posted on: March 13, 2020

City of Tustin to Implement Temporary Operational Changes for Precautionary Measures

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The City of Tustin continues to closely monitor the developing Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and is taking reasonable precautionary measures to protect the health and safety of our residents, staff, and visitors.

At an emergency City Council meeting on ...

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