EDCO's free and easy drop-off service is offered every second and fourth Saturday of the month.
A collapse of your sewer or water line could cost you up to $5,000 to $10,000 or more to repair.
Lakewood residents are invited to enjoy a cup of coffee with local Sheriff’s deputies on Wednesday, October 3, 8 - 10 a.m.
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Lakewood residents can get a jump on buying Halloween costumes and “Shop Lakewood” at the popular Spirit Halloween store.
If you’re a Lakewood city water customer, your newly installed smart meter enables you to see how much water you use every hour of the day.
Water-saving rain barrels are available for pre-order and pickup at a free Rainwater Harvesting class to be held at the Weingart Senior Center on Saturday, October 6.
Tickets are available now for the annual Award of Valor luncheon to be held Wednesday, November 7 at The Centre.
Teachers must apply by September 28 for classroom grants of materials and technology of up to $500.
Sign-ups for this year’s Lakewood Education Foundation (LEF) charity golf tournament are underway.
The Lakewood area is one of the top five communities in L.A. County most at risk for residents becoming infected with West Nile virus this summer and fall.
Lakewood Center hosted its third annual Summer Fest event on Saturday, August 18 as a thank-you to the Lakewood community for patronizing the mall year-round.
Lakewood residents can play a critical role in stopping the spread of HLB by searching for signs of the pest and the disease on their trees.
Lakewood is considered a very safe community, but Lakewood Station personnel are prepared to respond to specialized emergencies.
Online registration for the new Fall/Winter catalog of recreation and community services is open now.
Lakewood’s After-School Activity Zone is a free drop-in program for school-age children and preteens.
Watch Lakewood CityTV's video for tips on how to keep pets safe at home and around town.
Metallic balloons, popular for parties and celebrations, are extremely dangerous when released--intentionally or not--to drift into power lines.
In 2017, 114 Lakewood school projects received grants totaling $54,525. Your help is needed again this year.
Longer days and warm evenings make summer the perfect time to enjoy Lakewood’s beautiful nature trails.
A big Lakewood congratulations and shout-out to Artesia High School grad James Harden on being named NBA’s Most Valuable Player for 2017-18.
You can see, download and share photos from the June 16 Lakewood Youth Sports opening day ceremonies and annual Public Safety Expo.
The Lakewood City Council on June 12 passed a two-year budget for Fiscal Years 2018-2020, which starts July 1, 2018.
Former Lakewood City Council Member Paul Zeltner, 92, passed away in Rancho Bernardo in San Diego County on May 26.
Photos and a video of the May 28 Memorial Day ceremony at the Del Valle Park Veterans Memorial Plaza are now available online.
Lakewood is now the first city in California to have completed a major stormwater capture project funded by the California Department of Transportation.
Be aware of these common scams and what to do about them.
Lakewood City Council members recently approved funding 96 hours a month of additional Sheriff’s Deputy time focused on safe driving enforcement.
Volunteer coaches are needed for baseball, softball and T-ball teams for the summer season.
Canada’s No. 1 casual dining restaurant will be opening a new location at the site of the former East Side Mario’s on Candlewood Street.
Phyllis Clark was honored at the City of Lakewood's recent appreciation luncheon for all senior volunteers.
Submit stories and a photo of your Lakewood-connected veteran or active duty service member to be featured on the Veterans History Project website.
Good news: Burglaries in Lakewood are down 20% and auto thefts are down 35% in the first three months of 2018.
Did you know that one person can save up to eight lives by being an organ donor upon their passing…and by being a tissue donor can help up to 75 people?
Lakewood's two libraries offer a wide range of educational programs.
Lakewood's Adobo Taco Grill has earned a spot on Yelp's annual list of Top 100 Places to Eat in the U.S.
Street sweeping keeps Lakewood’s neighborhoods clean and safe, but does require observance of parking rules to avoid tickets.
Arbor Week was celebrated in Lakewood with city recreation staff putting on a fun, educational program about the value of trees at 14 schools and parks.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reports that “metal theft” is on the rise throughout the region, including in Lakewood.
Linyu "Anna" Dong from Saint Joseph High School was honored as the 2017 Lakewood Youth Hall of Fame Athlete of the Year.
Lakewood CityTV's "Walking Lakewood" series explores a one-mile walk around Rynerson Park.
In 2017, Lakewood Education Foundation broke the prior record and fulfilled 114 classroom improvement grant requests from Lakewood schools, giving a total of $54,525.
Lakewood CityTV’s second video in the series recognizes the unique contribution that the late Dennis Lander made to Lakewood’s cherished Veterans Memorial Plaza at Del Valle Park.
Empty boxes that advertise gifts like “50-Inch 4K TV” are a sign to a potential burglar of the expensive new gadgets in your home.
Lakewood Meals on Wheels invites individuals and businesses to join the Good Neighbor Sponsorship Program.
Lakewood CityTV’s video “Honoring Lakewood Veterans Brick by Brick: Miller Family” tells the story of one Lakewood family’s four World War II veterans.
The poster collection, now available online, tells the story of the innovative building and mall through text and historic photos.
More information for residents interested in the decision to change contractors for billing and customer service.
Lakewood High School 2013 alumnus J.P. Crawford made his major league baseball debut with the Philadelphia Phillies on September 5.
September marks the first month on the job for Lakewood’s new city manager, Thaddeus McCormack.
Original Lakewood resident Alleen Cooper has been writing letters of thanks to U.S. troops for more than 70 years.
Lakewood's Bolivar Park refurbished playground equipment has been installed in Matapalo, Costa Rica to the delight of the entire community.
Thousands of residents enjoyed the evening concert and all-day events at the August 19 Summer Fest at Lakewood Center.
EDCO is now the direct point of contact for Lakewood residents.
The Lakewood City Council has chosen Thaddeus McCormack, currently the city manager of Santa Fe Springs, to be the new city manager for Lakewood.
Mosquitoes can quickly breed in water left standing for just a few days, leading to the spread of diseases like West Nile virus and the new threat of the Zika virus.
The Sephora store held a grand re-opening to celebrate.
California Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon honored World War II veteran and Lakewood resident Sam Sachs as the 2017 Veteran of the Year for the 63rd Assembly District.
The public is invited to share stories of Lakewood-connected veterans by submitting a photo and completing a short online form.
Lakewood is one of only 31 cities in California and 258 cities nationwide honored by KaBOOM!
Assembly Bill 1250 would make it very hard and very costly for cities, including Lakewood, to contract for services.
Lakewood veteran Sam Sachs recently celebrated his 102nd birthday surrounded by fellow veterans, friends and family.
Victor Thompson was honored at the City of Lakewood's recent appreciation luncheon for all senior volunteers.
Donations are still needed and greatly appreciated to help the Rotary Club of Lakewood refurbish, transport and install old Lakewood playground equipment in Costa Rica.
Two options for Lakewood residents.
Arbor Week was celebrated in mid-March with a fun educational program to teach Lakewood kids about the urban forest.
Lakewood Sheriff’s Station personnel thank Lakewood residents.
Thanks to the efforts of runners and volunteers, Lakewood Run proceeds will help local nonprofit programs.
Mayfair High School students are taking part in a unique and award-winning program to get an introduction to healthcare career fields.
Lakewood Council Member Steve Croft is the new board president of GLACVCD.
Project Shepherd volunteers are recognized with an "I Made A Difference" pin for helping neighbors in need in this Lakewood CityTV video.
For the Lakewood Education Foundation, 2016 was a record-breaking year. They fulfilled 111 classroom improvement grant requests from Lakewood schools, giving a total of $51,830.
Residents can use the safe viewing area to watch the work progress on Bolivar Park.
Lakewood resident Billie Gardiner celebrated her 100th birthday at Weingart Senior Center on Friday, December 2.
For the 14th straight year, Lakewood Sheriff's deputies have put Christmas decorations on the home of Deputy Dave Powell's widow, Emma.
On Small Business Saturday, Mayor Piazza visited several small businesses in Lakewood and presented them with an "I Made A Difference" pin.
In the past year, Mayor Ron Piazza and Lakewood City Council Members have honored over 800 residents and business community members who have made a difference in the community.
When the innovative stormwater-capture project is completed, Bolivar Park will also receive new picnic shelters.
The two newest reasons to “Shop Lakewood” happen Thursday, September 22, when BevMo! and H&M open their doors to the public for special grand opening events.
A gallery of over 30 large Lakewood historic photographs from the city’s archive now lines the main hallway at city hall.
The state government is now sponsoring a program to make basic auto insurance more affordable.
Lakewood's retailers offer great value, especially to residents.
The new site tells the stories of Lakewood-connected veterans and active-duty military service members.
Longtime favorite Lakewood restaurant plans to reopen late this summer at a new location.
Keep insect repellant nearby as the summer progresses.
Lakewood is one of only 30 cities in California and 257 cities nationwide honored by KaBOOM!
Project honors veterans by sharing their stories digitally for generations to come.
New LED lights (left) provide more natural light than current style (right).
New campaign recognizes those who 'made a difference' in Lakewood.
The city council asked probing questions about outages and customer service issues.
Tracking bargains for Lakewood shoppers is what ShopLakewood.org is all about.
New fitness and play area opens at Rynerson Park.
Ninety-five percent of residents rate the city as an excellent or good place to live.
Creating a disaster plan and working with neighbors will help you survive.
A tip from Lakewood Home & Garden.
The CHP offers advice if you think you're encountering individuals impersonating officers.
CityTV continues its series of profiles of local businesses.
Two hometown kids (Justin Turner and Travis d’Arnaud) are delivering for their teams in the National League Division Series.
Lakewood has come up with a solution to help our trees and landscaping make it through the drought using recycled water.
Lakewood CityTV offers a special in-depth look at the stirring poem, "The Boys of Del Valle Park," as told through historic video footage and interviews.
“Pickleball” is a popular addition to Lakewood's Active Plus fitness activities for older adults. It mixes the concepts of badminton, ping pong and tennis on a relatively small court.
Special Olympics delegations from around the world came to Lakewood's Youth Center.
Lakewood's Dennis Lander receives veterans award from Assemblyman Anthony Rendon.
You can now compare your water usage in the most recent billing period with the past two years during the same time of year.
Lakewood’s tradition of bringing community life to pictures and video was evident at this year’s special Memorial Day.
Lakewood put the airplane back into “Airplane Park” at two special Memorial Day events.
April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month and Lakewood Station deputies are reminding drivers of the importance of staying focused when behind the wheel.
While the initial brick-ordering deadline of April 1 has passed, the city is still taking orders and may be able to install additional orders by Memorial Day, May 25. Any orders not installed by May 25 will be installed later in the year.
CityTV Channel 31 presents a video profile of student athlete Daniel McArthur. Daniel was honored as the 2014 Lakewood Youth Hall of Fame Athlete of the Year.
The making of the Lakewood community is dramatically illustrated in a new gallery of historical photographs now accessible through the city’s website.
One of AT&T’s first new concept stores in Southern California will open in mid-December at Lakewood Center. Construction is currently underway.