|LOS ANGELES COUNTY UPDATE|
|April 15, 2020
|Face Covering Health Order In Effect, Expansion of Eviction Moratorium & Rent Freeze, and Incident Report
The County of Los Angeles is regularly updating resources on COVID-19 and offers today’s update in an effort to keep you and yours informed. Please share the following up-to-date information:
LA County Expands Eviction Moratorium & Rent Freeze
The County of Los Angeles has expanded its temporary eviction moratorium as of yesterday. This expansion now includes all residential & commercial tenants in LA County- with the exception of those who live (or conduct business) in cities with an eviction moratoria of their own.
LA County’s moratorium includes a ban on evictions for:
The expanded rent freeze, also approved yesterday, now prohibits owners of mobilehome parks in unincorporated areas of LA County from increasing the space rent for their tenants during the moratorium period.
Both expansions are retroactive from March 4 to May 31, 2020, unless extended.
If you’re experiencing a landlord-tenant issue, please contact the LA County Disaster Help Center by:
The Disaster Help Center also provides expanded foreclosure protection assistance for landlords with 15 or fewer units. If you are a property owner facing financial difficulty, contact the Help Center to learn about available resources for your situation.
Read today’s media release for more information on this expansion. You may also visit our website for answers to Tenant & Landlord FAQs.
Our daily report is a high level summary of L.A. County Emergency Operations Center’s COVID-19 disaster efforts. Click here to view.
COVID-19 Digital Communications Guide
View our updated COVID-19 Digital Communications Guide, and get tips on Best Practices, Do’s and Don’ts, Key Messaging, and our Social Media Toolkit – with multi-lingual graphics and messages like the ones seen below.
Access our Social Media Toolkit, here.
The County of Los Angeles appreciates your continued partnership in responding to COVID-19 questions and needs of residents. For additional information, please visit: