The California Natural Resources Agency has awarded the City of Paramount a $2.9 million grant from its Urban Greening program to build a half-mile section of the West Santa Ana Bicycle and Pedestrian Trail.
PFOS above notification level established by the California Water Board detected in water well 14 in the City of Paramount.
South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) has announced modifications to its air monitoring operations during COVID-19.
The City of Paramount has been selected, as the only City in LA County, to participate in the Institute For Local Government’s (ILG) BOOST Program.
The City of Paramount has released a video going over water quality in Paramount.
You may have seen in the local news lately that many cities and water agencies are facing PFOA and PFOS in their water system. Perflorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS) are organic chemicals. They are part of a larger group of chemicals that are widely used in the United States in consumer products such as carpets, clothing, […]
Following the findings of elevated hexavalent chromium levels in Paramount by the South Coast Air Quality Management District, the City formed a City Council Air Quality Sub Committee to study the science and discuss policy options. During the final Sub Committee meeting in October 2017, the group reviewed and finalized a set of recommendations to […]
The City of Paramount was the recipient of the Beacon Award for Gold-Level Sustainability Best Practices.
The City of Paramount has installed two electric vehicle (EV) chargers for public use.
Paramount participated in along with cities and organizations throughout California, local company World Energy, working with the Paramount Chamber of Commerce, received a $1,000 micro grant from the Coalition for Clean Air for tree planting.