Press release from the City of West Hollywood:
July 27, 2020
The City of West Hollywood is responding to community needs and is providing regular updates during the coronavirus (COVID-19) emergency. The City is taking extensive steps to support the community during this unprecedented time. The City continues its COVID-19 free webinar series with an informational presentation for community members.
On Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at 1 p.m. the City will present a Residential and Commercial Eviction Moratorium Update webinar. The City of West Hollywood City Council recently passed an extension to the Residential and Commercial Eviction Moratorium, extending the expiration date from July 31, 2020 to September 30, 2020. This updated moratorium prohibits evictions for nonpayment of rent resulting from a financial impact due to COVID-19 and includes updated language to address the current crisis. This 60-minute webinar towards will provide information for both tenants and landlords regarding the City’s temporary moratorium, as well as highlight available resources.
Participants of this webinar should contact their attorney to obtain advice with respect to any particular legal matter. Access to free or low-cost legal services are available at weho.org. Register online at: https://app.livestorm.co/city-of-west-hollywood/residential-and-commercial-eviction-moratorium-update
Prior City of West Hollywood webinar topics include: COVID-19 Health & Safety Information for Businesses (Part Two), COVID-19 Health & Safety Information for Businesses (Part One), Fundraising for Non-Profits, Temporary Outdoor Expansion Permit, Guidance for Multi-Family Housing; Accessing Mediation Services for Commercial Tenants and Landlords; Combatting Loneliness, Isolation, Depression, and Anxieties during COVID-19; Employer and Employee Resources; Rethinking Your Business Model; Information on the City’s Residential Eviction Moratorium; Information on the City’s Commercial Eviction Moratorium; Protecting Your Business from Cyber Threats; and, Information on the City’s Job Assistance Programs. These webinars are archived on the City’s coronavirus information page located at www.weho.org/coronavirus for future viewing.
The City of West Hollywood’s COVID-19 Free Webinar Series is for informational purposes only and webinars are not intended to constitute legal or medical advice; rather, all information, content, and materials available in these webinars is for general informational purposes only.
The City of West Hollywood remains in a declared local emergency in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. While Los Angeles County is allowing for a phased reopening of some businesses and activities, coronavirus transmission and COVID-19 disease remain a serious risk. West Hollywood City Hall is currently closed to in-person transactions, but City Hall services remain accessible by phone at (323) 848-6400 and via the City’s website at www.weho.org. City of West Hollywood coronavirus information is available at www.weho.org/coronavirus.
This press release was produced by the City of West Hollywood. The views expressed here are the author’s own.