Resources, Who to Call and Affiliations

Government Districts for Santa Monica Canyon

Los Angeles City Council

-District 11

County Government

-District 3

State and Federal

-State Assembly, District 50

-State Senate, District 26

-Federal US Congress, 33rd District

Who to Call

All Emergencies: 911

Crime in progress, fire, medical attention, domestic violence in progress.

Police Non-Emergencies: (877) 275-5273

Trespassing, loitering, noise disturbance, public drinking/drugs, property dispute or business dispute.

Los Angeles Police Department

Other Police Matters:

Senior Lead Officer: Brian Espin  (desk) 310-444-0737                                     

Los Angeles Police Department

Suicide & Crisis Lifeline: 988

Suicide Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Los Angeles Fire Dept:

Station 69: 310-575-8523    

Brush Clearance or to report a hazard: or call:

 (800) 994-4444

Los Angeles Fire Department

Report Brush Fire Hazards:

If you see encampments on hillsides or other activities which could lead to brush fires, please send email to address above.

Los Angeles Fire Department

Report Graffiti within the City: 311

Ask for Operation Clean-Up

Or visit:

Tip: download the "MyLA311" app to your phone so this and other resources are readily available.

Los Angeles City

Report Graffiti within the Channels: 800-675-4357

LA County Public Works handles graffiti removal within our channels. 

Upload photos and description of the location to:

Illegal Dumping/Flood Control Channel 24/hr hotline: (323) 890-4317

Ex. paint, oil, coolant, or other hazardous waste and other flood control channel/storm drain questions.

Or visit website:

Los Angeles County

Parking Enforcement: 

Parking enforcement (213) 485-4184 or abandoned vehicle (800) 222-6366.

Los Angeles Department of Transportation

Gas Powered Leaf Blower Ordinance:

Report Lights Out in the Beach Tunnels: (323) 913-4727, James Masud

To identify the tunnel where the light is out, please use these descriptions:

-For Roosevelt Tunnel, refer to it as "the PCH tunnel at West Channel"

-For the Little Tunnel, refer to it as "the PCH tunnel 500 feet east of Entrada"

Los Angeles Bureau of Street Light

Pacific Palisades Task Force on Homelessness: 211

Construction Complaints:

Use online form to submit code violation complaints.

Los Angeles Dept. of Building and Safety

Power Pole or Equipment Brush/Tree Clearance: (800)342-5397

Los Angeles Dept. of Water and Power

Animal Cruelty Task Force: (213)486-0450

Shelter: (888) 452-7381

Dept. of Animal Services/West LA Shelter

Sanitation:  (800)773-2489

Dead Animal Removal: (800)773-2489

Bins, bulky items and other services visit website

Los Angeles City Bureau of Sanitation


Pacific Palisades Community Council:

A SMCCA representative is part of the the PPCC.

Resilient Palisades:

Resilient Palisades brings together neighbors and local institutions to address the climate and ecological crisis. 

Two particular projects of interest are the Pali Microgrid Project and Gas-Free Gardens.


Neighborhood association within Santa Monica Canyon

Rustic Canyon Recreation Center:

Santa Monica Canyon's recreation center offering sports, fitness and cultural programs plus many facility features. 

601 Latimer Road, Santa Monica, 90402

Phone: (310) 454-5734
Fax: (310) 575-8015