In the past three years, the City of El Monte has issued licenses to 11 marijuana businesses – retailers, distributors, and cultivators. Just four of them had opened by the end of FY 2023.
Since legalizing cannabis in the City, El Monte has dedicated cannabis sales tax revenue towards the creation of youth programs combatting substance abuse.
El Monte, CA – The City of El Monte is excited to announce the arrival of retail giant, Target, scheduled for October 2024.
Applications are now available for El Monte's Guaranteed Income Program, providing 125 eligible residents with $500 a month.
To address objective health, safety, and welfare concerns surrounding vendors, the City of El Monte takes steps to enforce public right-of-way obstructions and fire hazards.
El Monte Police Chief Ben Lowry has died, according to an announcement from the City. He was just 45 years old.
Over 15,000 El Monte households received organic waste pails to comply with SB 1383.
Voters of El Monte will be electing a City Councilmember to represent their district for the first time in November.
The officers have been identified as Cpl. Michael Paredes, 42, and Officer Joseph Santana, 31.
El Monte expanded the City Council seats with the formation of six Council Districts and a Mayor elected at-large.