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204, 2019

Reminder: Community Alert Siren Test on Wednesday, April 3, 2019

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on:

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 (at approximately 11:30 a.m.)

THIS IS ONLY A TEST !

The monthly test is described as followsOne-minute “all-clear chimes” will precede and follow a two-minute “siren tone.” Total testing time will not exceed five minutes. It is important to note that the “siren” tone carries a greater distance. It may be heard in areas beyond the reach of the “chime.”

During a real emergency, when you hear the sirens“Shelter. Shut. Listen.”

Shelter in Place means to:

If at home/outdoors:

  1. Go indoors;
  2. Close all vents, windows and doors;
  3. Listen for instructions on local cable and radio.

If driving:

  1. Continue driving;
  2. Close windows and vents;
  3. Turn your radio to 1620 AM CitiSOUNDS.

If in a parked car:

  1. DO NOT start the engine;
  2. Close windows and vents;
  3. Turn your radio to 1620 AM CitiSOUNDS.

Listen for the “chimes” sound that will signal the “all clear.

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602, 2019

Reminder: Community Alert Siren Test on Wednesday, February 6, 2019

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on:

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
(at approximately 11:30 a.m.)


THIS IS ONLY A TEST !

The monthly test is described as followsOne-minute “all-clear chimes” will precede and follow a two-minute “siren tone.” Total testing time will not exceed five minutes. It is important to note that the “siren” tone carries a greater distance. It may be heard in areas beyond the reach of the “chime.”

During a real emergency, when you hear the sirens“Shelter. Shut. Listen.”

Shelter in Place means to:

If at home/outdoors:

  1. Go indoors;
  2. Close all vents, windows and doors;
  3. Listen for instructions on local cable and radio.

If driving:

  1. Continue driving;
  2. Close windows and vents;
  3. Turn your radio to 1620 AM CitiSOUNDS.

If in a parked car:

  1. DO NOT start the engine;
  2. Close windows and vents;
  3. Turn your radio to 1620 AM CitiSOUNDS.

Listen for the “chimes” sound that will signal the “all clear.

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North Torrance Little League Opens Season with Surprise Pitcher

After months of rain, the sun was finally shining on Opening Day of the North Torrance Little League (NTLL). On Saturday, February 23, 2019, the NTLL athletes comprised of boys and girls from age 4 [...]

By |February 28th, 2019|Categories: In the Community|0 Comments

Refinery Helps Give a Little Love that Goes a Long Way

This year, the Parent Teachers Association (PTA) at Carr Elementary School (Carr) in Torrance conducted its first-ever Valentine’s Day Community Dance. The PTA was able to give a little more love to students and their [...]

By |February 14th, 2019|Categories: In the Community|0 Comments

Company Continues to Serve as Catalyst for Transforming Lives

A week of activities at California State University Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) culminated in an elegant evening event on February 9, 2019, to celebrate the inauguration of Dr. Thomas Parham – the university’s 11th President. The [...]

By |February 13th, 2019|Categories: In the Community|0 Comments

Refinery Community Relations Manager Barbara Graham Honored with “Inspirational Leader” Award

“Passion and purpose” – two qualities embodied by Barbara Graham, Community Relations Manager of the Torrance Refining Company LLC, recipient of the Torrance Area Chamber of Commerce’s (Chamber) 2019 Inspirational Leader Award. Barbara received the [...]

By |February 7th, 2019|Categories: In the Community|0 Comments

Torrance Refinery Committee Announces Winners of Teacher’s Grants

The Torrance Refining Company LLC (TORC) is pleased to once again provide $100,000 to support teachers in the Torrance Unified School District (TUSD) through the company’s “Innovation Education Grant Program (IEGP).” This unique program seeks [...]

By |November 28th, 2018|Categories: In the Community|0 Comments