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What Goes In My Recycle Bin?

Newspapers: All newspapers and inserts can be recycled. Please put in a brown paper bag inside your recycle barrel. Cardboard: Corrugated cardboard cut into 3′ x 3′ pieces. Boxes should be flattened and placed inside the barrel or next to

What Goes In My Recycle Bin?

Newspapers: All newspapers and inserts can be recycled. Please put in a brown paper bag inside your recycle barrel. Cardboard: Corrugated cardboard cut into 3′ x 3′ pieces. Boxes should be flattened and placed inside the barrel or next to

Energy Upgrade California

Join us to learn how Energy Upgrade California, Ventura County Regional Energy Alliance and CHF have joined forces to make Energy Efficiency and Solar in your home affordable. Special guests include: Ventura County Supervisor Kathy Long Carolyn Holmes of CHF

Energy Upgrade California

Join us to learn how Energy Upgrade California, Ventura County Regional Energy Alliance and CHF have joined forces to make Energy Efficiency and Solar in your home affordable. Special guests include: Ventura County Supervisor Kathy Long Carolyn Holmes of CHF

Volunteer Opportunities

Public Works Department Environmental Sustainability has a variety of volunteer opportunities each year to help make Ventura’s Environment even better. No experience is necessary; City staff will provide training. Some of the volunteer opportunities available are: Video Production Assistants: Assisting

Volunteer Opportunities

Public Works Department Environmental Sustainability has a variety of volunteer opportunities each year to help make Ventura’s Environment even better. No experience is necessary; City staff will provide training. Some of the volunteer opportunities available are: Video Production Assistants: Assisting

The Treasure of San Buenaventura filming at Olivas Adobe on May 13, 2011

On Friday, May 13, 2011,  the City’s Environmental Sustainability Division shot additional scenes for the upcoming TV and film project “The Treasure of San Buenaventura” (written and produced by the Division’s Manager, Ray Olson). Check out our PHOTO Album from the

The Treasure of San Buenaventura filming at Olivas Adobe on May 13, 2011

On Friday, May 13, 2011,  the City’s Environmental Sustainability Division shot additional scenes for the upcoming TV and film project “The Treasure of San Buenaventura” (written and produced by the Division’s Manager, Ray Olson). Check out our PHOTO Album from the

Cypress Place Senior Living – A Green Business

Ray Olson, Manager with the City’s Environmental and Sustainability Division,  visits Cypress Place Senior Living, winners of the Environmental Excellence Award for 2009,  to check out their recycling program! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4kUeptDx4sE&feature=channel_video_title]

Cypress Place Senior Living – A Green Business

Ray Olson, Manager with the City’s Environmental and Sustainability Division,  visits Cypress Place Senior Living, winners of the Environmental Excellence Award for 2009,  to check out their recycling program! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4kUeptDx4sE&feature=channel_video_title]

How To Use Rain Barrels

Ray Olson,  Manager, Environmental Sustainability Division/City of Ventura Public Works, shows how he harvests rainwater from his roof to save water, reduce his water bill and help the environment, all at the same time!   [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=orMDpx1p2bQ]

How To Use Rain Barrels

Ray Olson,  Manager, Environmental Sustainability Division/City of Ventura Public Works, shows how he harvests rainwater from his roof to save water, reduce his water bill and help the environment, all at the same time!   [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=orMDpx1p2bQ]

Ventura’s Wonderful Water Cycle

Take a “water cycle” trip with Paws and discover the wonderful world of Ventura’s water resources. Learn how your actions can protect our precious water. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLLRc1GNtQE&feature=channel_video_title]    

Ventura’s Wonderful Water Cycle

Take a “water cycle” trip with Paws and discover the wonderful world of Ventura’s water resources. Learn how your actions can protect our precious water. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLLRc1GNtQE&feature=channel_video_title]    

Ventura Watershed Health Tips!

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jON2GdLLTt8] Learn how pet waste and other pollutants can harm our watershed and environment.  Find out how YOU can make a difference and be a part of the SOLUTION!  

Ventura Watershed Health Tips!

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jON2GdLLTt8] Learn how pet waste and other pollutants can harm our watershed and environment.  Find out how YOU can make a difference and be a part of the SOLUTION!