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61st Civil Engineer and Logistics Squadron

61st Civil Engineer and Logistics Squadron

CELS ShieldThe 61st Civil Engineer and Logistics Squadron provides maintenance, repair, design, construction, readiness and emergency management, installation deployment support, fire protection, environmental compliance, housing, transportation, supply and travel management services to Los Angeles Air Force Base and Fort MacArthur.

Environmental Awards

Environmental Sustainability Team Award nomination

The 61st Civil Engineer and Logistics Squadron at Los Angeles Air Force Base is host to the best Environmental Sustainability team in the U.S. Air Force. The team is responsible for the installation's environmental compliance, pollution prevention, environmental restoration, and conservation.

Specifically, 61 CELS maintains compliance with regulations pertaining to air quality, water quality, storm water, and hazardous materials and waste. Additionally, the team manages compliance with regulations for lead and asbestos abatement and storage tank management, and adherence to National Environmental Protection Act requirements.

Furthermore, 61 CELS manages Los Angeles AFB's solid waste, natural and cultural resources, recycling, and Rideshare programs, and pursues opportunities to reduce the installation's energy and water consumption demands. Finally, the Environmental Sustainability team is the installation's focal point for the Environmental Management System and is charged with promoting sustainability, green procurement, and progress toward Executive Order goals through installation-wide education, training, and process improvement.

61 CELS Official Memorandums

61 CELS Public Notices

Consumer Confidence Report for dinking water for LAAFB and Fort MacArthur 2023:

Environmental Management

Los Angeles AFB maintains an Environmental Management System in accordance with the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 14001 and AFI 32-7001. 

Air Force Energy Sites

Numbers and E-mails

Los Angeles AFB Operator
(310) 653-1110

LAAFB Base Locator
(310) 653-3080

ID Card Customer Support
(310) 653-6556 
(310) 653-5114

61st Security Forces Squadron Security Forces Squadron
(Law Enforcement desk):
(310) 653-5787 
(310) 653-5664


Public Queries or Event Requests
(310) 653-3145 or 


Official Public Communication Guidance & Request Process