Yard Sales

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The County of Los Angeles Public Health Department has lifted social gathering restrictions that would allow Yard Sales to resume, based on this decision, the City of South El Monte will allow all residents in the Residential areas to conduct Yard Sales beginning the weekend of  May 8, 2021. 

Effective immediately all residents in the City of South El Monte will be permitted to acquire a yard sale permit for the first Saturday of every month. All Individuals will still be required to follow existing social distancing requirements enforced by the Los Angeles County Public Health Department and mask wearing guidelines. 

Yard Sale Permits

Yard Sale permits can be found here: Yard Sale Permit (complete the form and email to:customercare@soelmonte.org

Attention: Planning Department

Please remember to sign and provide a copy of your ID and/or copy of a utility bill in your name.  Once your Yard Sale Permit has been approved, please keep your permit handy when conducting your Yard Sale. 

If you have any additional questions, please call us at 626-242-1666

Enforcement & Penalties

Individuals who fail to comply with the City’s yard sale regulations are subject to an Administrative Citation, which can range from $100 to $500. For additional information, please call the Planning Division at 626-579-6540, ext. 3201.