Armed Forces Day Parade and our newly adopted budget

It’s that time of year again- the 57th annual Torrance Armed Forces Day Parade is tomorrow, Saturday the 21st at 1:30pm. This year’s honored branch of service is the Army. Tim_Goodrich_Torrance_Armed_Forces_Day_Parade.jpg

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The Torrance Advantage

advantage_awards_16_copy_rdax_400x434.jpgDid you know that Torrance issued 970 business licenses just last year? We’re extremely fortunate to have a great business base that supports the services we all enjoy...

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Want Clean Air?

Over the last several months, we’ve made progress in getting our refinery running safely again. In January, we heard from the Federal Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board which reported their initial findings as to the cause of the Feb. 18th, 2015 explosion...

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Join me for an electrifying event

Tim Goodrich Torrance City Council EVentSince 2011, I've been driving an electric car because of the many benefits they offer; improving our national security (not sending oil profits to counties who don’t share our values and sometimes funnel money to terrorist organizations), our economy (creating jobs by installing and maintaining infrastructure), and our environment (providing cleaner air). And this is before the all the money I save on gas and instant torque of the electric motor kicks in.

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We're #1!

Torrance_Council_with_Wyland.jpgWhen I emailed last month, I asked for your support in taking the Wyland Foundation’s National Mayor’s Pledge for Water Conservation. I’m proud to announce that, thanks to you, Torrance won!

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Too Much Negative News Lately?


You've heard it before: Government doesn't listen to the people, my voice doesn't matter, etc… 

I hope the following story changes your mind.

I recently received an email that started like this:

Hi Councilman Goodrich,

We put your election campaign sign in our front yard and voted for you during the Torrance City Council Election in June. I need your help to improve a dangerous street condition in our city…”

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A New Year, A New Website

www..gifI hope that the New Year is treating you well so far. With this being the first email of the year, it’s fitting to “bring in the new” (a new website that is). 


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I'm Bringing City Hall to You

I know it’s often difficult to find time to keep up with what our City is doing or schedule a meeting at City Hall, so I’m bringing City Hall to you. Tomorrow, I will be holding community office hours at the Wilson Park Farmer’s Market and staffing a table in the middle of the vendor area from 8:00-9:45am.   

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A Great Deal of Progress

roadworkahead.jpgIt’s been a little while since I last wrote, but that’s due to being so busy tending to duties such as business openings, meeting with constituents, and extensive research and reading on all aspects of City Government. But I’m not the only one hard at work- perhaps you noticed all the road improvement projects over the last few months? While there’s still much to be done on this front, major progress is being made. 


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It's Official!

Torrance Councilmember Tim Goodrich

Last night, I was sworn in as one of Torrance’s newly elected Councilmembers. It is such an honor to serve our great City and I am thankful to the voters and all those who supported me along the way. 


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