Here is an update on the LACoFD’s distribution of NOAA Weather Radios — in response to your enquiries. 

1. Free radios can be picked up at any location listed below

First of all — you can pick up a free NOAA radio at any of the locations listed below. I’ve attached the info form you can print and fill out to bring with you OR you can go to any of these locations and fill out this paperwork there. Simple. The radios are free. 

(*If you prefer to buy one on Amazon, here is the link from the LACoFD https://www.amazon.com/Midland-WR120B-WR120EZ-Certified-Trilingual/dp/B00176T9OY  . They cost $30)

2. On-line training session: by LACoFD

Secondly, the LACoFD is hosting a training session on how to use them on Aug. 23rd — that flyer is attached below for your perusal. Whether you pick one up for free or buy one you can attend the training session on-line by the fire department. *However, it will also be recorded and on-line and you can reference that anytime. Simple. 

A. NOAA Radio Distribution Locations

  • 08/13/22 (Saturday) – Topanga Canyon  
    • Topanga Library – 10-12AM 
  • 08/13/22 (Saturday) – Monte Nido  
    • Fire Station 67 – 2-4PM 
  • 08/16/22 (Tuesday) – Topanga Canyon  
    • Topanga Library – 5-7PM 
  • 08/17/22 (Wednesday) – Agoura Hills  
    • City Hall Community Room – 4-7PM 
  • 08/18/22 (Thursday) – Malibu  
    • City Hall – Upper Level – 9AM-12PM 
  • 08/18/22 (Thursday) – Calabasas  
    • Founders Hall – 6-8PM 
  • 08/20/22 (Saturday) – Malibu  
    • Fire Camp 8 – 10AM-12PM 
  • 08/31/22 (Wednesday) – Westlake Village  
    • City Hall – 5-7PM 
  • 09/12/22 (Monday) – Malibu  
    • Senior Center – 1-5PM 

B. Print and fill out this paperwork or fill it out at one of the above locations.

C. On-line Training Session on Aug. 23 that will be recorded for viewing anytime.