All Newport Beach City facilities, including City Hall, will be closed to the public as of Wednesday, March 18, following Tuesday’s executive order from the Orange County Health Care Agency to slow the transmission of COVID-19 (coronavirus).
To accommodate those who park on the street and will be home due to the COVID-19 response, the City of Newport Beach will temporarily suspend parking enforcement for street sweeping, effective March 16.
Meal delivery, transportation and special services will be maintained during the COVID-19 (coronavirus) response.
Online library services to continue
City Hall and the Police Department will remain open to the public for essential services during the immediate COVID-19 (coronavirus) response, with social distancing measures in place.
On Sunday, March 15, Gov. Gavin Newsom released updated guidance for all communities throughout California to limit the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus).
The City has postponed several large public gatherings and will postpone or cancel other, smaller gatherings following the release of guidelines from the California Department of Public Health aimed at slowing the transmission of COVID-19 (coronavirus).
A message from Library Director Tim Hetherton
On March 12, 2020, Gov. Newsom issued Executive Order N-25-20, which allows that some, or all, Council Members and Board, Commission and Committee Members to attend meetings telephonically.
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The City Arts Commission presents a colorful exhibit of "Fairy Tales" by artist Lauren Mendelsohn-Bass through May 8.
For the latest information on the Coronavirus, there are several websites recommended.
Award-winning CNN journalist Isha Sesay will talk about her new book, “Beneath the Tamarind Tree" at luncheon to support literacy services.
Community Update from Mayor O’Neill
The Newport Beach City Arts Commission invites artists to enter their artwork in the 56th Annual Newport Beach Art Exhibition.