Rain Event Preparedness
During times of increased rainfall in our area, local and regional flooding can occur. It is important to be aware the possible impacts from such and event and plan accordingly. Your home preparedness should include:
1. Having sandbags on hand, or knowing where to acquire them (bags and sand are available at LA County Fire Station 61 at 20011 La Puente Rd., and at the Walnut City Yard located at 21701 Valley Blvd.[limit 10]).
2. Cleaning out any concrete channels (v-ditches) on your slopes and check that all drains on your property are working properly.
3. Having a home emergency preparedness kit