City and County to Open Earthquake Local Assistance Center, Launch Website
(Napa, CA) The City and County of Napa will open a Local Assistance Center (NapaLAC) at 301 First Street in Napa (corner of First Street and Silverado Trail) on Monday, September 8th at 1:00 p.m. The NapaLAC is a one-stop location where residents and business owners can access earthquake assistance information and connect with available resources. The City and County have jointly launched a comprehensive earthquake recovery website at www.napaquakeinfo.com.
Services to be provided at the NapaLAC include city and county building permits and financial assistance, food assistance, family resources, mental health and other community resource programs.
Confirmed participants include:
· City of Napa Building Department
· Napa County Planning Building and Environmental Services
· Napa County Assessor
· Napa County Health and Human Services Agency- Self Sufficiency, Mental Health and Public Health Divisions
· American Red Cross
· State of California: Department of Insurance, Housing and Community Development, Franchise Tax Board, Board of Equalization, Contractors State License Board
· Legal Aid
· Season of Sharing
· Tzu Chi Foundation
Beginning Tuesday, September 9th, the NapaLAC City and County Permit Center will be in operation from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and all other services will be available from11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. All services will be available from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturdays. Services will be provided in English and Spanish. Residents or business owners with questions are invited to visit the NapaLAC in person, view information at www.napaquakeinfo.com or call (707) 258-7829.