The City of Hemet is monitoring the status of COVID-19 and is implementing the necessary measures to ensure the safety of staff and the community. We are working closely with our partner agencies to ensure that the public is well informed and continues to have access to public services. View helpful information below.
As of December 7, 2020, City Offices are closed in compliance with California's regional stay at home order. Hemet residents may utilize the City's online and telephonic services to conduct their business. You may call 951-765-2301 for any questions, and our staff will gladly assist you. Staff is available Monday - Thursday, 7:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m.
There are several resources for businesses that have been significantly impacted by COVID-19. Riverside County Small Business Assistance & Community Services has staff that you can work with to access what you need. Call them at 951-955-0493.
|Retail Stores||https://covid19.ca.gov/pdf/guidance-retail.pdf |
|Day Camps||https://files.covid19.ca.gov/pdf/guidance-daycamps.pdf |
|Family Entertainment Centers||https://covid19.ca.gov/pdf/guidance-family-entertainment.pdf |
|Fitness Facilities||https://covid19.ca.gov/pdf/guidance-fitness.pdf |
|Hotels & Short-Term Lodging||https://covid19.ca.gov/pdf/guidance-hotels-lodging-rentals.pdf |
|Museums, Galleries & Zoos||https://covid19.ca.gov/pdf/guidance-zoos-museums.pdf |
|Restaurants, Bars, & Wineries||https://covid19.ca.gov/pdf/guidance-restaurants-bars.pdf |
|Campgrounds & RV Parks||https://covid19.ca.gov/pdf/guidance-campgrounds.pdf |
|Places of Worship||https://covid19.ca.gov/pdf/guidance-places-of-worship.pdf |
|Child Care Programs||https://files.covid19.ca.gov/pdf/guidance-childcare--en.pdf |
|Pay Utility Bill||951-765-2350
|Access Library Resources||951-765-2440
|Obtain Planning Review||951-765-2375
|Report/Fix Code Violation||951-765-2339
|Report Public Works Issue||951-765-3712
|Development or CIP Question or Issue||951-765-2360
On August 31, the State passed legislation prohibiting evictions of tenants before February 1, 2021 as a result of rent owed due to a COVID-19 related hardship accrued between March 4 – August 31, 2020. To be eligible, the tenant must provide a declaration of hardship according to the legislation's timelines. Rent and mortgage payments are not waived, they are only deferred. Residents should continue to make payments if they can, and should coordinate with their mortgage servicer or property management.
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Bring your questions, comments, and suggestions to tonight's community planning meeting for Hemet's skate park. The meeting is scheduled for 6:00 p.m., tonight, January 19, 2021. More Info