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Free Lighting Upgrades for Small Businesses Now Available!!

Southern California Edison (SCE) is offering their 2017 Direct Install program to Ventura businesses from March 20th to April 7th. Through the Direct Install program, SCE sends trained energy-efficiency contractors to help small businesses identify ways to save energy through

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Free Lighting Upgrades for Small Businesses Now Available!!

Southern California Edison (SCE) is offering their 2017 Direct Install program to Ventura businesses from March 20th to April 7th. Through the Direct Install program, SCE sends trained energy-efficiency contractors to help small businesses identify ways to save energy through

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2017 FREE Green School Programs

The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability and Ventura Water offer FREE interactive educational presentations teaching students (local K-12 schools, after-school and pre-school programs) about natural resources, solid waste management, recycling, waste reduction strategies, and water conservation. In this SUSTAINABLE VENTURA

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2017 FREE Green School Programs

The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability and Ventura Water offer FREE interactive educational presentations teaching students (local K-12 schools, after-school and pre-school programs) about natural resources, solid waste management, recycling, waste reduction strategies, and water conservation. In this SUSTAINABLE VENTURA

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GREEN Games for Children that Foster Environmental Sustainability

Research shows that teaching children about environmental sustainability practices from a young age helps them retain and incorporate green practices as they mature.  Here’s a fun way to teach your children about “Being Green.”  Click here to PLAY GREEN GAMES.

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GREEN Games for Children that Foster Environmental Sustainability

Research shows that teaching children about environmental sustainability practices from a young age helps them retain and incorporate green practices as they mature.  Here’s a fun way to teach your children about “Being Green.”  Click here to PLAY GREEN GAMES.

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How to Install a Rain Barrel

In this Sustainable Ventura News video, you’ll learn how to install a rain barrel to capture water and disperse it into your landscape.  For City of Ventura residents, Find out more & get your Rain Barrel Voucher, click here.

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How to Install a Rain Barrel

In this Sustainable Ventura News video, you’ll learn how to install a rain barrel to capture water and disperse it into your landscape.  For City of Ventura residents, Find out more & get your Rain Barrel Voucher, click here.

LtR: Business owners Dr. Kristopher Skromme (Two Trees Optometry), Tom Carroll (Provident Financial Group) and Carmen Curtis (The Aerial Studio).

Certified Green Businesses Honored by Mayor, City Council

Last Monday at the City Council meeting, three Ventura businesses were recognized as City of Ventura Certified Green Businesses in a speech by Mayor Erik Nasarenko. Business owners Dr. Kristopher Skromme of Two Trees Optometry, Tom Carroll of Provident Financial

LtR: Business owners Dr. Kristopher Skromme (Two Trees Optometry), Tom Carroll (Provident Financial Group) and Carmen Curtis (The Aerial Studio).

Certified Green Businesses Honored by Mayor, City Council

Last Monday at the City Council meeting, three Ventura businesses were recognized as City of Ventura Certified Green Businesses in a speech by Mayor Erik Nasarenko. Business owners Dr. Kristopher Skromme of Two Trees Optometry, Tom Carroll of Provident Financial

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Sustainable Ventura PODCAST: Tips To Prevent Stormwater and Storm Drain Pollution

LISTEN to the Sustainable Ventura PODCAST with City of Ventura Environmental Services Supervisor Todd Hunsdorfer to find out how you can prevent storm drain and stormwater pollution, CLICK HERE.

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Sustainable Ventura PODCAST: Tips To Prevent Stormwater and Storm Drain Pollution

LISTEN to the Sustainable Ventura PODCAST with City of Ventura Environmental Services Supervisor Todd Hunsdorfer to find out how you can prevent storm drain and stormwater pollution, CLICK HERE.

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Stormwater Tip of the Month for February 2017

Help keep stormwater clean this winter, and consider planting more native plants; these are plants that have adapted to the local geography, and climate of the area. They tend to need less care, require little or no irrigation or fertilizer,

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Stormwater Tip of the Month for February 2017

Help keep stormwater clean this winter, and consider planting more native plants; these are plants that have adapted to the local geography, and climate of the area. They tend to need less care, require little or no irrigation or fertilizer,

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New Efforts to Reduce Cigarette Butt Litter Downtown

If you’ve visited downtown Ventura recently you may have noticed the newly installed cigarette butt cans in areas with cigarette butt litter problems. While smoking is not permitted downtown or in any other public space in the city, there is still

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New Efforts to Reduce Cigarette Butt Litter Downtown

If you’ve visited downtown Ventura recently you may have noticed the newly installed cigarette butt cans in areas with cigarette butt litter problems. While smoking is not permitted downtown or in any other public space in the city, there is still

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Read Sustainable Ventura’s January/February 2017 Newsletter

Read Sustainable Ventura’s January/February 2017 NEWS for Green Business Profiles, Sustainable Living Ideas & Eco-Friendly News, Videos & PODCASTS: CLICK HERE!

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Read Sustainable Ventura’s January/February 2017 Newsletter

Read Sustainable Ventura’s January/February 2017 NEWS for Green Business Profiles, Sustainable Living Ideas & Eco-Friendly News, Videos & PODCASTS: CLICK HERE!

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Clean Eating For Sustainable Health

One of the hottest trends in nutrition today is the “clean eating” movement, and it’s a lifestyle, a commitment, and a conscious choice that people of all ages and walks of life are embracing. When you “eat clean,” you only

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Clean Eating For Sustainable Health

One of the hottest trends in nutrition today is the “clean eating” movement, and it’s a lifestyle, a commitment, and a conscious choice that people of all ages and walks of life are embracing. When you “eat clean,” you only