Emergency Preparedness

Emergency Preparedness

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

The City of Upland wishes to notify the Public of the following re-openings as well as extensions to temporary closures of City Facilities and Activities.

Re-Openings The facilities below are scheduled to re-open on Monday, May 18th with the following protocols: all employees and visitors must wear face coverings while in the buildings, physical distancing requirements will be in effect and entrances will be regulated to allow a limited number of visitors into City buildings at the same time.

Upland City Hall, 460 N Euclid Ave, (909) 931-4100, Mon-Thurs, 8am to 6pm 

(Except for all public meetings which will remain formatted for teleconferencing) 

The Upland Police Department, 1499 13th St, (909) 946-7624, Mon-Fri, 8am to 5pm

Public Works and the City Yard, 1370 N Benson Ave, (909) 291-2930, Mon-Thurs, 8am to 6pm

Ongoing Temporary Closures

All City Parks and the Euclid Bridle Trail are currently open. In order to keep these spaces open, users must comply with County Health order to use physical distancing while using the open areas. Face coverings are strongly encouraged. Park playgrounds and gathering areas are closed. Restrooms will be open as normal although toilet paper may not be available. Please do not flush paper towels, wipes, or other paper products. Public Works: (909) 291-2930

The Upland Public Library will remain closed through May 31 or until further notice. Library: (909) 931-4200

The Upland Gibson Senior Center will be closed through May 31 or until further notice. ON-SITE Congregate Nutrition Meal Service for our seniors has been transitioned to a distributed meal program. If you have questions or are in need of resources, please contact the Gibson Senior Center at (909) 981-4501

The Upland Animal Shelter will remain closed to the public through May 31 or until further notice. Staff will be available by appointment only for animal adoption, surrender, return to owner, etc. Please visit www.friendsofuplandanimalshelter.org for more information.

All Recreation Classes, Activities, and Trips will be cancelled/postponed through June 28 or until further notice. Information on specific activities can be found here https://www.uplandca.gov/recreation-services

A determination will be made as to possible extension of these closures by May 31.


Stay Healthy
As with any virus, especially during the flu season, there are a number of steps you can take to protect your health and those around you:
  • Wash hands with soap and warm water for 20 seconds.
  • Avoid touching eyes, nose, or mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • If someone does become sick with respiratory symptoms like fever and cough, they should stay away from work, school, or other people to avoid spreading illness.
  • The current San Bernardino County Health Officer Public Health Order states face coverings are no longer required but strongly encouraged. For more information click here.

To read the entire San Bernardino County Health Officer Public Health Order dated May 8, 2020 click here.

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For information on your Gas Service from SoCalGas Click Here

For information on your Electricity Service from Southern California Edison Click Here

For Food Assistance Click Here

The County of San Bernardino has established a COVID-19 Public Information Line. The line is in operation from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday to Friday. The phone number is (909) 387-3911. Please note that this line is for Public Information Only. Please contact your Health Care Provider for medical related questions. 

You may report businesses that are not in compliance with the San Bernardino County Health order by clicking here. 

To report price gouging in San Bernardino County call the Attorney General's Office at 800-952-5225.

The San Bernardino County Department of Public Health (DPH) continues to work with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) to respond to reports of Coronavirus (COVID-19) as it is quickly evolving. San Bernardino County DPH has created a website dedicated to the COVID-19 outbreak located here: http://wp.sbcounty.gov/dph/coronavirus/ The DPH has established a 24/7 phone number for COVID-19 inquiries by Health Care Facilities and general public, the number is 800-782-4264, press option 6.

The San Bernardino County Department of Behavioral Health (DBH) has Crisis Walk-In Clinics (CWIC), Crisis Stabilization Units (CSU) and Community Crisis Response Teams (CCRT) for all ages ready to help you. Please click here: San Bernardino County Urgent MENTAL HEALTH Care for more information.

The Inland Empire United Way - San Bernardino County 2-1-1 Online Resource Guide can be found here: https://211sb.org/news/covid-19-resource-information-guide/ or call 2-1-1 (or 888-435-7565) or text your zip code to 898211 to receive updates.

Also visit Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for additional helpful information at the following link: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has setup a Coronavirus Rumor Control website to help the public distinguish between rumors and facts: https://www.fema.gov/coronavirus-rumor-control



Preparedness is everyone’s responsibility. People prepare because they care. They want the people and things they care about to be safe during an emergency or disaster.  The City of Upland cares and wants to see the people who live, visit and work in Upland prepared for whatever threats or hazards may affect the city. The City of Upland does this in two ways:

First, through ReadyUpland, the City provides information, training and whole-community outreach to equip its residents, businesses, visitors and community organizations to care for themselves and their families in the event of an emergency or disaster.

Visit the ReadyUpland to:

  • Learn about Emergency Alerts for the City of Upland.
  • Learn how you can prepare your family and/or business.
  • Learn how you can prepare for specific hazards that face the City of Upland.

Second, by partnering with the San Bernardino County Fire, Office of Emergency Services the city is developing a robust Emergency Management Program. This program ensures the city’s employees and departments have sufficient plans, training and equipment to respond to all-hazards.

Visit the Emergency Management Program to:

  • Learn what Emergency Management is.
  • Learn how the City of Upland is preparing to prepare for, respond to and recover from a disaster.

Please read Attached information about protecting against the threat of wildfires.



460 N. Euclid Avenue
Upland, CA 91786
(909) 931-4100

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.