Effective immediately, and until rescinded, dine–in restaurants within the City of Montclair will be allowed to temporarily create or expand al fresco (outdoor) dining areas notwithstanding any preexisting limitations imposed under the Montclair Municipal Code.
This City of Montclair Community Guidance is based on provisions of Dine–In Restaurants Guidance issued by the California Department of Public Health updated on Thursday, July 2, 2020 and Guidance on Closures of Sectors in Response to Covid–19 by Governor Newsom and the California Department of Public Health published on July 1, 2020.
In efforts to provide more testing opportunities for San Bernardino County residents, community testing events are being held throughout the county. At these testing events, samples are collected by inserting a swab up the nostril or into the mouth to the throat. These samples are then sent to a laboratory for COVID-19 testing. Events are free of charge and do not require health insurance.
ATTENTION MONTCLAIR BUSINESSES
On May 14, 2020, the County of San Bernardino launched the COVID-Compliant Business Partnership Program to support local small businesses and help ensure ongoing compliance with State and County health orders and direction.
The goal of the Fire Prevention Bureau is to prevent or reduce the number and magnitude of emergency situations. This goal is accomplished by implementing programs and policies that mitigate the loss of life and property.
The Bureau is staffed by a Deputy Fire Marshal, Senior Fire Inspector, Fire Inspector/Investigator, and Secretary.
The Bureau is responsible for the following duties:
Adopting and administering the Fire Code
Conducting fire safety inspections at new and existing occupancies
Managing inspection records and reports for all occupancies within the City
Issuing permits required by the California Fire Code
Reviewing plans to ensure that they are in compliance with all applicable codes, ordinances, and standards
Enforcing the City's Weed Abatement Program
Working with the City's Building Division and construction industry to provide local Fire Code interpretation
Creating guidance documents and standards to assist residents and businesses with understanding the Fire Code
Implementing public education programs
Investigating fires to determine cause and origin
Promoting the City's Zero Tolerance Fireworks Program
Click on the links below for more information about the Bureau's programs.