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Press Release - County of Orange Announces Round 2 of Funding for Layoff Aversion Support Program
In partnership with the Orange County Workforce Development Board (OCWDB), the County of Orange is launching the second round of funding for the OCWDB COVID-19 Layoff Aversion Support Program.
Press Release - Outdoor Dining and Business Activities
In an effort to assist our local Seal Beach businesses with the challenges and concerns associated with the COVID-19 pandemic and the recent State of California’s mandatory closure of indoor...
Press Release - County of Orange Significantly Ramps Up Testing Capacity With Private-Public Partnership
In a model private-public partnership, the County of Orange announced today that thanks to a collaboration with 360 Clinic and the City of Anaheim, the County will be able to significantly...
Press Release - West Nile Virus
The Orange County Mosquito and Vector Control District (OCMVCD) has confirmed the first mosquito samples infected with West Nile Virus (WNV) in the City of Seal Beach.
The Seal Beach Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance with locating a suspect who brandished a handgun and fired shots into the air.
Press Release - Electronic Smoking Devices Prohibited
On Monday, June 22, 2020, the Seal Beach City Council passed Ordinance 1685 which amended the Seal Beach Municipal Code sections prohibiting smoking in certain public locations.
Press Release - 4th of July Weekend Closure
Due to the dangers of the Coronavirus and to help stop the spread of COVID-19, the Seal Beach City Council has decided to close the following locations beginning at the below listed times:
SEAL BEACH, CA — The City of Seal Beach would like to remind the community that it is illegal to sell, possess, or discharge, fireworks anywhere within Seal Beach.
Updated Local Coronavirus Case Count
As of June 10, 2020 there were 57 confirmed cases in Seal Beach according to the Orange County COVID-19 website. This is a 29 case increase from the previous day. Although this is a large...
Press Release - Senior Transportation Service - Service Change
Effective June 1, 2020, the City of Seal Beach Senior Transportation Services will be provided by California Yellow Cab.
Press Release - Orange County COVID-19 Testing and Screening Sites
The County of Orange has identified COVID-19 testing and screening sites for both essential workers and general members of the public.
Press Release - Orange County Face Covering Health Order
On Sunday, May 23, 2020, the Orange County Health Care Agency released an order which relates to residents and visitors of Orange County wearing face coverings.
Press Release - Seal Beach Moves into Stage Two of California’s Resiliency Roadmap
On May Saturday, May 23, 2020, the State of California approved Orange County’s strategic plan to allow local businesses to move into Stage Two of California’s Resiliency Roadmap.
Press Release - Preparing to Reopen Seal Beach Businesses – Stage 2
The State of California has amended the Stay at Home Order and is easing restrictions allowing for certain businesses to conditionally reopen.
Press Release - Beach in Motion: Phase Two and Three Reopening & Gum Grove Nature Park: Phase Two Reopening
The Seal Beach City Council has authorized the City of Seal Beach to move forward into both Phase Two and Phase Three of the “Beach in Motion” reopening plan, and Phase Two of the Gum...
Press Release - Gum Grove Nature Park and San Gabriel River Bicycle Path Reopening for Active Use
The Seal Beach City Council approved a progressive plan to reopen the Gum Grove Nature Park and the Seal Beach portion of the San Gabriel River Bicycle Path. The plan consists of a three-phased...
Press Release - Seal Beach Junior Lifeguard Program Canceled
The Seal Beach Junior Lifeguard program has been canceled due to concerns of spreading the coronavirus.
Press Release - Motorcycle Thieves Arrested After Pursuit
Two men were arrested by the Seal Beach Police Department after they had stolen a motorcycle and led officers on a vehicle pursuit.
Press Release - Tennis Center Reopening Plan
As part of the City of Seal Beach’s Roadmap to Recovery plan, the Seal Beach Tennis Center will reopen in phases starting on Monday, May 11, 2020.
Press Release - Street Sweeping Parking Enforcement Resumes June 1, 2020
The Seal Beach Police Department will resume Street Sweeper Parking Enforcement on Monday, June 1, 2020.
Press Release - “Beach in Motion” Plan APPROVED by Governor Newsom’s Office
Governor Gavin Newsom’s Office today approved a progressive plan to reopen beaches in Seal Beach. The plan consists of a four-phased approach with restrictions being gradually lifted as it...
Press Release - Old Ranch Country Club Golf Course Reopened
As part of the City of Seal Beach’s Roadmap to Recovery that was presented to the Seal Beach City Council and members of the public on April 27, 2020, and the Orange County Board of...
Press Release - National Bicycle Safety Month
May is Bicycle Safety Month and Seal Beach Police Department is encouraging those out walking, driving or riding their bikes to look out for one another while practicing social distancing measures.
Press Release - Local Community Joins Together to Honor Essential Workers
The Cities of Los Alamitos and Seal Beach, and the Los Alamitos Unified School District are joining together to thank and honor essential workers.
Press Release - City of Seal Beach Updated Coronavirus Orders
The City of Seal Beach has issued updated orders to help protect the community from the Coronavirus.
Press Release - Urgency Ordinance (Evictions)
The Seal Beach City Council has adopted a ban on both residential and commercial evictions for nonpayment of rent in the event tenants are unable to pay all or part of rent due as a result of...
Press Release - Seal Beach Meals on Wheels Program

On April 7, the Seal Beach Recreation Department Meals on Wheels team delivered approximately 100 free meals to Seal Beach senior citizens.

Press Release - Seal Beach 2019 Year End Crime Statistics
Data for all of 2019 reveals that crime is down in Seal Beach. 
Press Release - New “Ask City Hall” Feature added to the City’s Website
During these challenging times, City staff is hard at work ensuring that essential services are up and running and that is important. But we also want to make certain that we continue to have...
Press Release - Westminster Avenue Sewer Project
The Orange County Sanitation District will replace nearly three miles of two sewer pipelines which run along Westminster Avenue between Seal Beach Boulevard and Rancho Road (City of Westminster).

Video Archive

McGaugh Field Trip 2013 - Thursday, June 5, 2014
Ocean Safety PSA - Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Seal Beach - This is Home - Tuesday, June 3, 2014