City Services

About Murrieta City Services

<p>The City of Murrieta employs a Council-Manager form of government.  The City Manager is the administrative head of the City and is employed by, and responsible directly to, the City Council. The City Manager is responsible for the efficient administration of all affairs and departments operating within the City under the policies established by the City Council. These include providing Fire, Police, Parks &amp; Recreation, Code Enforcement, Library Services, Building &amp; Safety, Planning, Engineering, Economic Development, Public Works and general Administration. <br>
<strong>Rick Dudley, City Manager<br>
</strong>(951) 461-6010<br>
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<a href=”” target=”_blank”>Murrieta City Council</a> <br>
The City Council consists of five members elected at large and they constitute the legislative body of the City. The City Council is responsible for formulating the policies for the City and approving the major actions through which the municipal functions are conducted.<br>
<strong>Alan Long</strong>, Mayor, <em><u></u></em><br>
<strong>Harry Ramor</strong>, Mayor Pro-Tem, <em><u></u></em><br>
<strong>Kelly Bennett</strong>, Council Member, <em><u></u></em><br>
<strong>Randon Lane</strong>, Council Member, <em><u></u></em><br>
<strong>Rock Gibbs</strong>, Council Member, <em><u></u></em><br>
Emergency Services<br>
<strong>IF YOU HAVE A POLICE EMERGENCY:  DIAL 911</strong><br>
<strong>IN THE EVENT OF A FIRE: DIAL 911</strong><br>
<strong><u>Murrieta Police Department</u></strong><br>
2 Town Square<br>
Murrieta, CA  92562 <br>
General Number:  (951) 304-COPS (2677)<br>
Fax Number:  (951) 696-3608<br>
24 Hour Non-Emergency Dispatch Center:  (951) 696-3615 <br>
<strong><u>Murrieta Fire Department</u></strong><br>
24-Hour Non-Emergency Dispatch Center:  951 696-3615<br>
Main Office:  (951) 304-FIRE (3473) or (951) 461-6150<br>
Main Office Fax Number:  951 677-6799<br>
The Fire Department is the primary provider of fire suppression, pre-hospital emergency medical care, disaster preparedness coordination, hazard mitigation and fire prevention services.<br>
Local Hospitals and Medical Centers:<br>
<a href=”” target=”_blank”><strong>Menifee Valley Medical Center</strong></a><br>
28400 McCall Blvd.<br>
Menifee, CA<br>
(951) 679-8888<br>
<a href=”” target=”_blank”><strong>Inland Valley Medical Center</strong></a><br>
36485 Inland Valley Drive<br>
Wildomar, CA <br>
(951) 677-1111<br>
<a href=”” target=”_blank”><strong>Rancho Springs Medical Center</strong></a><br>
25500 Medical Center Drive<br>
Murrieta, CA <br>
(951) 696-6000<br>
<a href=”” target=”_blank”><strong>Loma Linda University Medical Center</strong></a><br>
28078 Baxter Rd, Suite 110<br>
Murrieta, CA 92563<br>
<p>Local Animal Care and Shelter: <br>
To report animals endangering people or other emergencies after hours and on Sundays and holiday, <strong>call 911</strong>.<br>
To report injured animals or non-emergency situations after hours call <br>
<strong>Sheriff Dispatch at (951) 776-1099 Press “5”</strong> after recording starts for operator.<br>
<strong>Southwest Communities Animal Shelter</strong><br>
The Southwest Community Financing Authority is a joint-powers agency of Riverside County &amp; the Cities of Lake Elsinore, Canyon Lake, Murrieta, Temecula &amp; Wildomar.  Funding for the 32,000 sq. ft. shelter is $11.4 million.<br>
City Animal Control services are provided through a contract with <a href=”” target=”_blank”>Animal Friends of the Valleys </a>(AFV).<br>
<strong>Shelter Location Hours</strong>:<br>
Open Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. <br>
Open Wednesday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.<br>
Humane &amp; Animal Services Officers respond to calls from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday.  They respond to all EMERGENCIES within the city limits after regular business hours. AFV provides animal services to the cities of Lake Elsinore, Canyon Lake, Murrieta, Temecula and Wildomar. </p>
<li><strong>Adoptions:</strong>  Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. </li>
<li><strong>Relinquish animals:</strong>  Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. </li>
<li><strong>Reclaim animals:</strong>  Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. </li>
<li><strong>Licensing:</strong>  Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. </li>
<p><strong>Emergency</strong> animal services are available 7 days/week, 24 hours/day.  AFV can answer emergency calls <strong>only</strong> within Lake Elsinore, Canyon Lake, Murrieta, Temecula, and Wildomar&nbsp;city limits.</p>
<li><strong>For after hours emergencies within City Limits, call (951)-506-5069.</strong></li>
<li><strong>For emergencies in County areas, call 1-888-636-7387.</strong></li>