Active Military Banner Program

The City of South El Monte is proud to honor the brave men and women who are currently serving in the   
U​nited States Armed Forces through the Active Military Banner program. The program is designed to honor, support, and express appreciation to South El Monte residents for their service and commitment to our nation and our community. 
  The designated honoree must be currently serving as active duty in a full-time capacity in the United States Armed Forces (Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines, or Navy) and currently residing in South El Monte or have an  immediate family member (parent, spouse, child, or grandparent) residing in South El Monte.​ 
  Banners will be displayed on poles along major streets in South El Monte. Each banner will list the name of the honoree and the branch of the military. Banners will be displayed from January through October. The banners will be returned to the applicant at City's Veteran's Day Ceremony.

The banners will be removed when the banner is damaged The City will not be responsible for replacing banners that are stolen, damaged, destroyed due to sun, weather, age, vandalism or any act of nature beyond our control such as high winds. Banners are subject to removal at the discretion of the City.
  The cost to display each customized banner is $50. 
1) Complete the "the Military Banner Recognition Program" forms available at  Senior Center and Community Center; and online by clicking here 
2) Include payment 
      • Check (Made payable to City of South El Monte)  
      • Visa or Mastercard  (credit card payments accepted at City Hall, 1415 Santa Anita Ave. or Community Center, 1530 Central Ave.)  
3) Mail or deliver the form and payment to:
    City of South El Monte 
    Attn: Active Military Banner Program 
    1556 Central Avenue, South El Monte, CA 91733 
  If you have any questions regarding the City of South El Monte Active Military Banner Program, please contact  Noelia Saucedo at (626) 448-0131.