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Reminder: Community Alert Siren Test on January 3, 2018

By |2017-12-29T00:31:18+00:00December 29th, 2017|Categories: Recent Updates|

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on: Wednesday, January 3, 2018 (at approximately 11:30 a.m.) THIS IS ONLY A TEST ! The monthly test is described as follows: One-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 [...]

Reminder: Community Alert Siren Test on December 6, 2017

By |2017-12-05T23:33:22+00:00December 5th, 2017|Categories: Recent Updates|

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on: Wednesday, December 6, 2017 (at approximately 11:30 a.m.) THIS IS ONLY A TEST ! The monthly test is described as follows: One-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 [...]

Reminder: Community Alert Siren Test on October 4, 2017

By |2017-10-03T00:22:06+00:00October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Recent Updates|

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on: Wednesday, October 4, 2017 (at approximately 11:30 a.m.) THIS IS ONLY A TEST ! The monthly test is described as follows: One-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 [...]

Crenshaw/Del Amo Barriers Testing Scheduled for September 27

By |2017-09-26T16:43:12+00:00September 26th, 2017|Categories: Recent Updates|

The Torrance Refinery and City of Torrance will activate a test of the Crenshaw and Del Amo Barriers on Wednesday, September 27.  The Crenshaw/Del Amo Barriers are a safety tool designed to protect drivers in case of an emergency. This is a periodic test, which we conduct to ensure the barriers are functioning as intended. During [...]

Reminder: Community Alert Siren Test on September 6, 2017

By |2017-09-05T16:59:13+00:00September 5th, 2017|Categories: Recent Updates|

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 (at approximately 11:30 a.m.) THIS IS ONLY A TEST ! The monthly test is described as follows: One-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 [...]

Electrical Reliability Project – Update 2

By |2017-08-09T23:49:10+00:00August 9th, 2017|Categories: Recent Updates|

August 9, 2017 About the joint Southern California Edison (SCE) and Torrance Refining Company LLC (TORC) Torrance Refinery Proposed Electrical Reliability Improvement Project: The proposed project will be built to meet California Electrical Code and Industry Standards. The proposed project will address SCE’s electrical reliability supply issues to the Refinery by providing a dedicated 220 kilovolt [...]

Reminder: Community Alert Siren Test on August 2, 2017

By |2017-08-01T18:24:50+00:00August 1st, 2017|Categories: Recent Updates|

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on: Wednesday, August 2, 2017 (at approximately 11:30 a.m.) THIS IS ONLY A TEST ! The monthly test is described as follows: One-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 [...]

Reminder: Community Alert Siren Test on July 5, 2017

By |2017-06-30T19:23:24+00:00June 29th, 2017|Categories: Recent Updates|

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on: Wednesday, July 5, 2017 (at approximately 11:30 a.m.) THIS IS ONLY A TEST ! The monthly test is described as follows: One-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 [...]

Reminder: Community Alert Siren Test on June 7, 2017

By |2017-06-06T17:46:37+00:00June 6th, 2017|Categories: Recent Updates|

The monthly test of the Community Alert Sirens will be conducted on: Wednesday, June 7, 2017 (at approximately 11:30 a.m.) THIS IS ONLY A TEST ! The monthly test is described as follows: One-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 [...]

SCAQMD to Consider Torrance Refinery Variance Request

By |2017-04-25T23:01:32+00:00April 25th, 2017|Categories: Recent Updates|

On Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 9 a.m. at the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) Auditorium, 21865 Copley Drive, Diamond Bar, CA 91765, the SCAQMD Hearing Board will consider the Torrance Refining Company’s (TORC) petition for a short variance and alternative operating conditions related to a planned maintenance period (also known as Turnaround). TORC is [...]