New Resident Information
Welcome to the City of Whittier! We are pleased that you have chosen our community for your new residence. Below you will find listings for some of our utilities and services which may be helpful to you as you begin your new life in our wonderful City. Additional listings for City services can be found on this website under the heading City Services. Also, see the other Community Resources pages for information about social services and recreational organizations based in Whittier.

Utilities

 
Cable Charter Communications
13300 E. Whittier Blvd.
Whittier, CA
1-800-681-9997
www.charter.com

Verizon FIOS
1-888-553-1555
http://internet.verizon.com
(Verizon FIOS is offered in certain areas of the city)

Electric Southern California Edison
1-800-655-4555
www.sce.com
Gas Southern California Gas Company
1-800-427-2200
www.socalgas.com
Telephone Telephone – Verizon (GTE)
1-800-483-4000
www.verizon.com
Water Whittier Water Department – (562) 567-9530
Suburban Water Systems – 562-944-8219 – www.suburbanwatersystems.com
San Gabriel Valley Water Company – 562-699-1041 – http://www.sgvwater.com
Trash Whittier Sanitation Department – 562-567-9530
Republic Services – 562-347-2100 http://www.republicservices.com/site/los-angeles-ca/en/pages/home.aspx
Waste Management – 1-800-266-7551 – http://www.wm.com
City Landfill – 562-907-7750
After Hours City Emergency 562-567-9200
Call Whittier Police Department

Services

 
Police Whittier Police Department
13200 Penn Street
Whittier, CA
(562) 567-9200
www.whittierpd.org
Fire Los Angeles County Fire Department
Emergencies – Dial 911
PIO Office – 323-881-2411
http://www.fire.lacounty.gov/
Unincorporated Areas

Los Angeles County Website for Unincorporated Whittier
Call (888) 924-4357 for assistance with County Services such as Animal Care & Control, Fire, Parks, Recreation, Libraries, Public Works, Regional Planning, Health Services, Sheriff, etc...
or visit http://whittier.lacounty.info

Hospitals

PIH Health
12401 E. Washington Boulevard
Whittier, CA
562-698-0811
www.whittierpres.com

Whittier Hospital Medical Center
9080 S. Colima Road
Whittier, CA
562-945-3561
www.whittierhospital.com

Clinics L.A. County Health Services Department
7643 Painter Avenue
Whittier, CA
(562)464-5350
www.ladhs.org
Animal Control

L.A. County Department of Animal Control
562-940-6898
http://animalcare.lacounty.gov/wps/portal/acc

US Postal Service

1-800-275-8777
www.usps.com

8520 S. Michigan
Whittier, CA
562-693-9561

6709 Washington Ave.
Whittier, CA
562-698-4810

10053 Whittwood Lane
Whittier, CA
562-947-4337

Newspapers Daily News
6737 Bright Avenue, Suite 109
Whittier, CA
562-698-0955
http://www.whittierdailynews.com/

Los Angeles Times
1-800-252-9141
www.latimes.com
Schools

Whittier City School District
7211 S. Whittier Avenue
562-789-3000
www.whittiercity.k12.ca.us

East Whittier City School District
14535 E. Whittier Boulevard
562-907-5900
www.ewcsd.k12.ca.us

Whittier Union High School District
9401 S. Painter Avenue
562-698-8121
www.wuhsd.k12.ca.us

Whittier College
13406 E. Philadelphia
562-907-4200
www.whittier.edu

Rio Hondo Community College
3600 S. Workman Mill Road
562-692-0921
www.riohondo.edu