Menlo Park in a Stage 2 drought. Please take urgent steps to reduce water use.
Many services can be accessed online rather than in person. In person services currently require advance appointments.
Menlo Park officials continue to monitor the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and have taken action to reduce public health risks to our community, program participants, employees and facilities.
California is the highest earthquake risk area in the contiguous United States, with several large active faults that run through the state, such as the San Andreas, Hayward and others.
Extremely hot weather can result in heatstroke, heat exhaustion, heat cramps, sunburn, heat rash, and in some instances death. Please take safety measures to stay safe and lend a helping hand to family, friends and neighbors.
Power outages can occur for a variety of reasons including earthquakes, severe storms, increased demand or public safety power shutoff. Putting together a power outage plan now can help protect your health and safety in the event of a power failure.
Are you ready for the next storm? You should know the potential for flooding or flash flooding in your neighborhood.
If you see or smell smoke in the immediate area, limit or avoid outdoor activity, including exercise.