SIMI VALLEY & MOORPARK ALMANAC POPULATION Simi Valley: 111,351 Moorpark: 31,415 ETHNIC BREAKDOWN, Simi Valley: White/non-Hispanic: 72.7% African-American: 1.3% Asian/Pacific Islander: 6.5% American Indian: 0.7% Hispanic: 7.8% Other: 6.5% WEATHER Average annual rainfall: 13.6 inches. Average high temperature: upper 70s. Average low temperature: lower 50s. LOCAL GOVERNMENT Simi Valley: a general law city with a council/manager form of government. City Hall: Simi Valley, 2929 Tapo Canyon Road, (805) 583-6700; Moorpark, 799 Moorpark Ave., (805) 517-6200. City’s Web sites: Simi Valley: www.ci.simi-valley.ca.us Moorpark: www.ci.moorpark.ca.us. Local officials, Simi Valley: Mayor Paul Miller, Mayor Pro Tem Steven T. Sojka. Council members; Glen Becerra, Barbra Williamson, Michelle Foster. Call (805) 583-6703 Local officials, Moorpark: Mayor Patrick Hunter, Mayor Pro Tem Keith F. Milhouse. Council members Roseann Mikos, Mark Van Dam, Janice Parvin. Call (805) 517-6222. Ventura County Board of Supervisors: Steve Bennett, (805) 654-2703; John Flynn, (805) 487-6331; Kathy Long, (805) 654-2276; Peter Foy, (805) 582-8010; Linda Parks, (805) 373-2564 COURTHOUSES East County Division, Superior Court, 3855-F Alamo St., Simi Valley, (805) 654-2963. Ventura County Hall of Justice, 800 S. Victoria Ave., Ventura, (805) 654-2963 TRANSIT General information: Ventura County Transportation Commission, (800) 438-1112. Bus service: Simi Valley Transit, (805) 583-6456. Moorpark City Transit, (805) 517-6257. Moorpark Beach bus, (805) 517-6257. Greyhound, (800) 231-2222. Senior/disabled services: Simi Valley Dial-A-Ride, (805) 583-6464. Moorpark City Dial-A-Ride for ADA service, (805) 517-6257. For reservations, (805) 375-5467. Rail service: Metrolink, (800) 371-LINK; Amtrak, (800) 872-7245. UTILITIES Water Simi Valley: Golden State Water Co., (800) 999-4033; Ventura County Waterworks District No. 8, (805) 583-6736. Moorpark: Ventura County Waterworks District No. 1, (805) 584-4829. Power Simi Valley, Moorpark: Southern California Edison, (800) 655-4555, (800) 684-8123; repairs and outages, (800) 611-1911. Gas Simi Valley, Moorpark: Southern California Gas, (800) 427-2200. Telephone Simi Valley, Moorpark: SBC Global, (800) 310-2355. TRASH/RECYCLING Simi Valley: G.I. Rubbish, (805) 522-9400; Anderson Rubbish, (805) 526-1919. Moorpark: G.I. Rubbish, (805) 522-9400; Moorpark Disposal/(Anderson Rubbish), (805) 526-1919. LAW ENFORCEMENT Simi Valley Police Department, 3901 Alamo St., (805) 583-6950. Moorpark police station of the Ventura County Sheriff’s Department, 610 Spring Road, (805) 532-2700. Emergency: 911. Fire: Simi Valley and Moorpark: Ventura County Fire Department operates Stations 40-46 in the area, including the Mountain Meadows Station, Church Street Station, Moorpark Station, Susana Knolls Station, Wood Ranch Station, Pacific Street Station and Tapo Street Station. Ambulance: American Medical Response provides ambulance services throughout Ventura County. Call (818) 808-2100. LICENSES Animal licenses Simi Valley: Dog licenses are required within 30 days of moving into the area. Moorpark: Dog licenses are required within 30 days of moving into the area. In Moorpark, cat licenses are also required. Licenses available at county shelter and City Hall, and some private veterinarians and retail pet shops. Ventura County shelter, 600 Aviation Drive, Camarillo. Call (888) 223-7387. Business licenses Simi Valley: City Hall, Customer Services, (805) 583-6736 Moorpark: City Hall business registration, (805) 517-6233 DRIVER’S LICENSES Department of Motor Vehicles, 3855-D Alamo St., Simi Valley, (800) 777-0133; Department of Motor Vehicles, 1810 E. Avenida de Los Arboles, Thousand Oaks, (800) 777-0133. OTHER SERVICES & INFORMATION Libraries: Simi Valley Library, 2969 Tapo Canyon Road, (805) 526-1735. Moorpark Library, 699 Moorpark Ave., (805) 517-6370. Historical societies: Simi Valley Simi Valley Historical Society and Museum, P.0. Box 940461, Simi Valley, CA 93094. Strathearn Historical Park and Museum, 137 Strathearn Place, Simi Valley, CA 93065; (805) 526-6453. Santa Susana Railroad Historical Society, 6503 Katherine Road, Simi Valley, CA 93063, (805) 581-3462, www.santasusanadepot.org. Moorpark Moorpark Historical Society, P.O. Box 662 Moorpark, CA 93020; (805) 529-1373. HOSPITALS Simi Valley Hospital and Health Care Services, 2975 N. Sycamore Drive, Simi Valley, (805) 955-6000. Los Robles Regional Medical Center, 215 W. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks, (805) 497-2727 POSTAL SERVICE Simi Valley: Main office, 2551 Galena Ave., (805) 526-9819; Mount McCoy, 225 Simi Village Drive, (805) 584-0278. Moorpark: Main office, 215 W. Los Angeles Ave., (805) 529-3596. For additional postal services, call (800) 275-8777 VOTER REGISTRATION Simi Valley, Moorpark city halls, Ventura County Clerk/Recorder, (805) 654-2295 SOCIAL SECURITY OFFICES Simi Valley: Social Security office representatives at City Hall from 9 a.m. to noon, the first and third Thursdays. Call (805) 583-6700 BIRTH, DEATH AND MARRIAGE RECORDS In person or write to Ventura County Recorder’s Office, Philip J. Schmit, County Recorder, 800 S. Victoria Ave., Location 1260, Ventura, CA 93009, or call (805) 654-2295. MAJOR SHOPPING MALLS Simi Valley: Simi Valley Towne Center, Civic Center Plaza, Sycamore Plaza, Simi at the Plaza. Moorpark: Mission Bell Plaza, Moorpark Town Center, Gateway Plaza, Moorpark Plaza, Mountain Meadows, Varsity Park Plaza, High Street, L.A. Spring, Moorpark Marketplace. ANIMAL SHELTERS Simi Valley and Moorpark: For lost animals, 670 W. Los Angeles Ave., Simi Valley. Call (805) 388-4341. For adoptions, other services, Ventura County animal shelter, 600 Aviation Drive, Camarillo. Call (888) 223-7387. TV stations (local) Simi Valley: City Council meetings broadcast live on Channel 10. Moorpark: City government, Channel 10. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!