Districts in the News

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Popeye Loves Mussels

Thursday, November 20, 2014

If you’ve spent much time at California waterways boating or waterskiing lately, you’ve probably heard of the invasive mussels threatening to enter and infect local waters. You may have even undergone an inspection. This is because water agencies around the state are being diligent in ensuring…

Check Before You Burn

Thursday, November 6, 2014

The Porterville Recorder

 The 12th season of Check Before You Burn, the residential wood-burning restrictions in the San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District, begins Saturday. This season the residential wood-burning curtailment rule incorporates a new declaration level that will…

Green Schools: Investing in Our Future

Thursday, October 30, 2014

The Green California Schools and Community Colleges Summit and Exposition comes to the Pasadena Convention Center on November 5-6, 2014. Keynote speakers will be Senator Fran Pavley and Rear Admiral Len Hering. Through an Expo with over 100 companies offering green products and services, dozens of…

Help wanted: Seeking Candidates for a Board Vacancy

Thursday, October 16, 2014

A strong, engaged, dedicated board of directors is one of the cornerstones to the successful public service of a special district. It is important to have each seat on the board filled by someone dedicated to seeing the district succeed in serving in the public’s best interest. When a board member…