Emergency Preparedness Committee

Overview

The Emergency Preparedness Committee advises and assists the City Council and staff to ensure that the City of Rancho Palos Verdes develops and maintains a high state of readiness to respond to a wide variety of emergencies and disasters.

Mission Statement

Resolution No. 2008-61 states: "The mission of the Emergency Preparedness Committee shall be to advise and make recommendations to the City Council on matters pertaining to emergency preparedness to help ensure that the City of Rancho Palos Verdes develops and maintains a high state of readiness to respond to a wide variety of emergencies and disasters."

Contacting Committee Members

Emergency Preparedness Committee Members can be contacted by calling City Hall at 310-544-5209.

The Emergency Preparedness Committee holds evening meetings as required, generally on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room at City Hall.

If you have questions, or would like the Emergency Preparedness Committee to make an emergency preparedness presentation to your group or organization, please email the Emergency Preparedness Committee.

Committee Member Term Limits

Name
Term Begins
Term Expires
First Appointed
Email James Sprinkel, CHAIR 04/19/2022 06/30/2024 04/19/2022
Email Donald Campbell, Vice-Chair
03/07/2023
06/30/2026
02/19/2019
Email Tamara Himmelstein
03/07/2023
06/30/2026
03/07/2023
Email Carol Levi
03/07/2023
06/30/2024
03/07/2023
Email Edward Blake LaMar, Jr. 06/06/2023 06/30/2026 06/06/2023
Email Diane Robinson
03/07/2023
06/30/2026
02/19/2019
Email Wouter van Biene 06/06/2023 06/30/2026 06/06/2023

Regular Meetings

  • The 3rd Thursday of each month - 6:30pm
  • City Hall
    30940 Hawthorne Boulevard
    Community Room
    Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275

Agendas and Minutes

Current meeting agendas are available 4 to 5 days prior to the meeting. Minutes are available following approval along with the agenda in the Archive Meetings section of the page. Please click the following link:

Committee Information