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| (1/02/18)


In today’s District Daily Press, the Sacramento Municipal Utility District allows residents to recycle their Christmas tree at its corporation yard and the Solano Resource Conservation District’s Watershed Education Program receives 900 Solano County students in the past year.

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<< COMMUNITY OUTREACH AND EVENTS >>

 

The Sacramento Bee Mark Glover USA Dec 28, 2017 1:19 pm

SMUD yard, other Sacramento County sites accept Christmas trees for recycling

RM: Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Assembly District(s): 04, 06, 07, 08, 09
Senate District(s): 01, 03, 04, 05, 06, 08
Sierra Network

Capital region residents who want to recycle their Christmas trees can bring them to the Sacramento Municipal Utility District Corporation Yard between 8 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Jan. 6.

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California Patch.com USA Dec 28, 2017 1:53 pm

Celebrate The New Year By Joining The ‘Polar Bear Slide 2018’

RM: Livermore Area Recreation and Park District
Assembly District(s): 16, 20
Senate District(s): 07
Bay Area Network

The free event, which is hosted by the Livermore Area Recreation and Park District, will be held at 11 a.m. on Jan 13, 2018. Hot cocoa will be served to those who brave the water.

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<< DISTRICT ADMINISTRATION / GOVERNANCE >>

The Union Ross Maak USA Dec 29, 2017 7:00 pm

Nevada Cemetery District celebrates 75 years

URM: Nevada Cemetery District
Sierra Network

By the numbers, the Nevada Cemetery District is impressive. The first number is 75, which is how many years the district has been around.

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InlandPolitics.com USA Dec 30, 2017 10:00 pm

The Sun: Former San Bernardino County supervisor, San Bernardino councilman, dies at age 77

UAM: South Coast Air Quality Management District
Southern Network

Former San Bernardino County Supervisor and former San Bernardino City Councilman Robert L. Hammock died Dec. 12, at age 77, following a long battle with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, San Bernardino County officials announced Saturday…He also served on the San Bernardino County Criminal Justice Planning Committee and the governing board of the South Coast Air Quality Management District.

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<< FORMATION AND REORGANIZATION >>

East Bay Times Sam Richards USA Dec 31, 2017 6:05 am

New panel formed to work solely on BART-ACE link

RMS: Mountain House Community Services District
Assembly District(s): 13
Senate District(s): 05

Bay Area Network

This new body was created by Assembly Bill 758, authored by Assemblywoman Catharine Baker, R-San Ramon, and Assemblywoman Susan Eggman, D-Stockton. It will being together nine municipalities (Livermore, Dublin, San Ramon, Danville, Pleasanton, Tracy, Manteca, Lathrop and Stockton), Alameda and San Joaquin counties, BART, the San Joaquin Regional Rail Commission (ACE), the Livermore Amador Valley Transit Authority (WHEELS) and the Mountain House Community Services District.

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East County Magazine
Miriam Raftery USA Dec 30, 2017 11:22 am 

JULIAN AND CUYAMACA TO LOSE PARAMEDIC ENGINE STARTING JAUNARY 1

URM: Julian Cuyamaca Fire Protection District
Southern Network

The paramedic engine had been providing fire and emergency medical response services 24 hours a day, seven days a week under a temporary agreement between the County of San Diego and the Julian-Cuyamaca Fire Protection District.

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Daily Breeze USA Dec 30, 2017 4:49 pm 

Redondo Beach to challenge state law on election dates

*General special districts mention

Cities, school boards and special districts with dismal turnout have until Monday to come up with a game plan to align their local elections with statewide primaries and general elections, which have much higher participation, by November 2022.

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<< PUBLIC SAFETY AND EMERGENCY RESPONSE >>

KEYT.com USA Dec 29, 2017 5:47 pm

Several evacuated Ojai residents return home without water

RM: Casitas Municipal Water District
Assembly District(s): 37
Senate District(s): 19
Coastal Network

The Casitas Municipal Water District says people weren’t paying their bills, but those residents say it was all due to the Thomas fire.

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Whittier Daily News USA Dec 30, 2017 2:05 pm

LA County leader urges state not to block natural gas connections to new customers

UAM: South Coast Air Quality Management District
Southern Network

SoCalGas officials have said the company has made vast improvements to the gas wells in Aliso Canyon and have called the facility a vital part of the natural gas system in the Los Angeles County region. But gas leaks still occur.  Last week, the South Coast Air Quality Management District issued a violation notice to SoCalGas after a nearly hour-long gas leak on Dec. 18 from the facility.

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Ventura County Star Tony Barboza  David Zahniser USA Jan 1 10:30 am

California regulators shift views on housing near freeways

UAM: South Coast Air Quality Management District
Southern Network

In Southern California, officials with the South Coast Air Quality Management District say they continue to send letters to developers suggesting they increase the distance between new homes and traffic.

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<< PUBLIC WORKS AND CONTRACTING >>

 

The Reporter Richard Bammer USA Dec 28, 2017 5:56 pm

Nearly 1K students took part in RCD’s education program during past year 

RMS: Solano Resource Conservation District
Assembly District(s): 04, 11
Senate District(s): 03
Bay Area Network

That, in part, is the mission of the Solano Resource Conservation District and its Suisun Marsh Watershed Education Program as it intersects with the missions of county school districts, which, like districts across the nation, are increasingly hard-pressed to fund.

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<< TRANSPARENCY AND ACCOUNTABILITY >>

Ventura County Star Tom Kisken USA Dec 29, 2017 12:48 pm

 Community Memorial fined after state investigation over medical waste

AM: Ventura Regional Sanitation District
Assembly District(s): 37
Senate District(s): 19
Coastal Network

The civil settlement ended the misdemeanor prosecution and resulted in Community Memorial paying a fine of $28,920 to the Ventura Regional Sanitation District, operator of the Toland Road Landfill. The hospital also paid fines tallying $122,698 to county of Ventura entities, including the environmental health division.

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Vallejo Times Herald Katy St USA Dec 29, 2017 4:14 pm 

Valero in Benicia agrees to pay air district $142,000 in fines

UAM: Bay Area Air Quality Management District
Bay Area Network

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District announced on Thursday that it had reached a settlement with the Valero Refining Company for violations issued for infractions discovered mainly in 2015. Valero will pay the district $142,000 for non-compliance with regulations.

 

 

 

 


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