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City Departments

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Serving the citizens of Hermosa Beach with pride and excellence, our city government employees are dedicated to providing leadership and services that keep Hermosa Beach known as one of the friendliest beach city communities. 

Most City offices are open Monday through Thursday from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. (closed Fridays).  City Hall is located at 1315 Valley Drive, Hermosa Beach, CA  90254.  Addresses and operating hours for City offices not located at City Hall are specified below. The Hermosa Beach Police Station and Los Angeles County Fire Department Station 100 are open 24/7.



Location / Office Hours / Notes

City Attorney

(310) 318-0216

The City Attorney does not maintain regular office hours at City Hall.

City Clerk

(310) 318-0204

City Hall - 2nd Floor

City Manager

(310) 318-0216

City Hall - 2nd Floor

City Prosecutor

(310) 318-0345

The City Prosecutor does not maintain regular office hours at City Hall.

City Treasurer

(310) 318-0221

The City Treasurer does not maintain regular office hours at City Hall.

Community Development

(310) 318-0242

City Hall - 1st Floor

      Building & Safety

(310) 318-0235

Inspector counter hours: Mon-Thu 7-9 a.m. and 4-6 p.m.

      Code Enforcement

(310) 318-0235

7-day field operations / submit requests via the Go Hermosa! App.

      Planning Division

(310) 318-0242

Appointments recommended

      Inspection Requests

(310) 318-0218

24-hour line - inspection hours Mon-Thu 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Community Resources

(310) 318-0280

Community Center - 710 Pier Avenue

      Community Center


Office Hours: Mon-Thu 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Operating hours: Mon-Thu 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. & Fri-Sun 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.

      Skate Park


Open Mon-Fri 3-7 p.m. (school days), Sat/Sun 12-7 p.m and school holidays 12-7 p.m.


(310) 318-0225

City Hall


(310) 318-0225

2nd floor - tax rebates/exemptions, A/P, budget, payroll

      Finance Cashier

(310) 318-0217

1st floor - bus passes, licenses, parking citations, permits

Fire Services - L.A. County

(310) 318-0161

Fire Station 100 - 540 Pier Avenue - open 24/7, 365 days a year




      Fire Inspections

(310) 263-2732

Fire inspection staff may be based outside Hermosa Beach

Human Resources

(310) 318-0200

City Hall - 2nd Floor


(310) 524-2750

Police Station - 540 Pier Avenue, open 24/7, 365 days a year




      Dispatch (24/7)

(310) 524-2750

Non-emergency dispatch services, animal control, parking enforcement, traffic issues

      Station Office

(310) 318-0360

Non-emergency number - police records, business services, jail

      For more numbers, please see the Police Department directory.

Public Works

(310) 318-0214

City Hall - Basement Level

      Public Counter


Permit hours - Mon-Thu 7-8:30 a.m. & 4:30-6 p.m.

      City Yard


City Yard - 555 6th Street

      Inspection Requests


Please schedule using the Go Hermosa! App

      Service Requests

After hours / weekend urgent requests only:
(310) 524-2750

Please use the City's Go Hermosa! App to submit online requests for city facility, graffiti, park/median maintenance, sewer, stormwater, street lighting, street maintenance, and traffic safety (signals, signage, painting) issues.