Speaker Rendon Provides Latest Maywood Fire Safety Information

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Latest Information on Maywood Fire

SACRAMENTO – Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon (D-Paramount) issued the following statement on this morning’s fire in the city of Maywood:

“We must do everything we can to ensure that our community and the affected residents recover from this disaster.

“My gratitude goes out the first responders from the L.A. County and Vernon Fire Departments for their valiant work battling the fire, L.A. County Sheriffs for evacuating residents and navigating them to shelter, and the Maywood YMCA and the Red Cross for providing shelter to those displaced from their homes. Their exemplary efforts once again highlight the dedication and professionalism of the men and women of the Southeast.

“I urge residents to continue following the L.A. County Fire Department and L.A. County Sheriff’s Department for further updates and safety instructions.”

Rendon represents the 63rd Assembly District, which includes the cities and communities of Maywood, Bell, Cudahy, Hawaiian Gardens, Lakewood, North Long Beach, Lynwood, Paramount, and South Gate.

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