October is Energy Awareness Month: Check Your Water Heater!

October is Energy Awareness Month: Check your water heater! The temperature should be between 120°F to 185°F and ensure it has an insulating blanket. An insulating blanket will pay for itself in one year or less: https://www.energystar.gov/products/water_heaters  

October is Energy Awareness Month: Check Your Water Heater!

October is Energy Awareness Month: Check your water heater! The temperature should be between 120°F to 185°F and ensure it has an insulating blanket. An insulating blanket will pay for itself in one year or less: https://www.energystar.gov/products/water_heaters  

October is Energy Awareness Month: Survey Your Lighting!

Survey your lighting. Replace incandescent and compact fluorescent (CFL) lights with high efficiency light-emitting diodes (LEDs). LEDs, especially ENERGY STAR® rated products, use about 75% of the electricity than traditional incandescent bulbs, and they last up to 25 times longer.

October is Energy Awareness Month: Survey Your Lighting!

Survey your lighting. Replace incandescent and compact fluorescent (CFL) lights with high efficiency light-emitting diodes (LEDs). LEDs, especially ENERGY STAR® rated products, use about 75% of the electricity than traditional incandescent bulbs, and they last up to 25 times longer.

Dr. Rot talks to Ventura’s Youth about the City’s Food Waste Recycling & Composting Program

Dr. Rot (aka City Educator Paul Vaksvik) talks to Ventura’s youth about the City’s Food Waste Recycling & Composting Program in this short video. WATCH BELOW:

Dr. Rot talks to Ventura’s Youth about the City’s Food Waste Recycling & Composting Program

Dr. Rot (aka City Educator Paul Vaksvik) talks to Ventura’s youth about the City’s Food Waste Recycling & Composting Program in this short video. WATCH BELOW:

October is Energy Awareness Month! Get in the KNOW

October is Energy Awareness Month. Know your ENERGY STAR® labeled products. These efficiency rated products can cut your energy bills. Find retailers near you at www.energystar.gov.

October is Energy Awareness Month! Get in the KNOW

October is Energy Awareness Month. Know your ENERGY STAR® labeled products. These efficiency rated products can cut your energy bills. Find retailers near you at www.energystar.gov.

Farm to Table: What’s in season for fall?

  Eating locally produced fresh produce from the farm to your table is great for your health and for your community’s sustainability.   Find out what’s in season for fall, check out this informative site: FruitsandVeggiesmorematters.org        

Farm to Table: What’s in season for fall?

  Eating locally produced fresh produce from the farm to your table is great for your health and for your community’s sustainability.   Find out what’s in season for fall, check out this informative site: FruitsandVeggiesmorematters.org        

Sustainable Ventura News PODCAST: Environmental Sustainability Partnerships with local organizations, non-profits and businesses

As part of the City of Ventura’s Public Works department, the Environmental Sustainability Division’s mission is to assist in protecting and preserving the sustainability of our beautiful city in order to ensure the environmental, social and economic viability of Ventura

Sustainable Ventura News PODCAST: Environmental Sustainability Partnerships with local organizations, non-profits and businesses

As part of the City of Ventura’s Public Works department, the Environmental Sustainability Division’s mission is to assist in protecting and preserving the sustainability of our beautiful city in order to ensure the environmental, social and economic viability of Ventura

This Saturday is the 11th Annual StoryFest (and Trucks!), October 14, 9:00 am-2:00 pm

This Saturday is the 11th Annual Story/Truck Fest, at the Ventura Unified School District (VUSD) Education Service Center, 255 Stanley Avenue, Ventura 93002, from 9am – 2pm. The goal of the event is for children and their families to celebrate

This Saturday is the 11th Annual StoryFest (and Trucks!), October 14, 9:00 am-2:00 pm

This Saturday is the 11th Annual Story/Truck Fest, at the Ventura Unified School District (VUSD) Education Service Center, 255 Stanley Avenue, Ventura 93002, from 9am – 2pm. The goal of the event is for children and their families to celebrate

Check out Ventura’s new Certified Green Business Leashless Brewing!

Leashless Brewing is a NEW City of Ventura Certified Green Business.  Find out about their sustainable business practices on this Sustainable Ventura News report:

Check out Ventura’s new Certified Green Business Leashless Brewing!

Leashless Brewing is a NEW City of Ventura Certified Green Business.  Find out about their sustainable business practices on this Sustainable Ventura News report:

Sustainable Ventura’s September/October 2017 NEWSLETTER

Green Business, Articles, Tips & More! Sustainable Ventura September/October 2017 NEWS Read it here.

Sustainable Ventura’s September/October 2017 NEWSLETTER

Green Business, Articles, Tips & More! Sustainable Ventura September/October 2017 NEWS Read it here.

FREE Community Cleanup Event Saturday, October 21, 9:00 AM – NOON

The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division is hosting a free Community Cleanup Event on Saturday, October 21st, 2017,  from 9am-12pm at the City lot on the corner of Seaward Avenue and Alessandro Drive. Please be prepared to provide proof

FREE Community Cleanup Event Saturday, October 21, 9:00 AM – NOON

The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division is hosting a free Community Cleanup Event on Saturday, October 21st, 2017,  from 9am-12pm at the City lot on the corner of Seaward Avenue and Alessandro Drive. Please be prepared to provide proof