July 15th Community Clean Up Event a Great Success!

On July 15 from 9:00 am to Noon, City of Ventura residents dropped off unwanted items for recycling and reuse at a Community Clean Up Event held at Community Park. The event was a great success with EJ Harrison collecting

July 15th Community Clean Up Event a Great Success!

On July 15 from 9:00 am to Noon, City of Ventura residents dropped off unwanted items for recycling and reuse at a Community Clean Up Event held at Community Park. The event was a great success with EJ Harrison collecting

Preventing Food Waste to Help the Environment & Your Pocketbook

Food waste is a major concern presenting a serious challenge to our natural resources sites the United States Food & Drug Administration. Between 30-40% of the food produced in the US goes uneaten (as much as 20 pounds of food

Preventing Food Waste to Help the Environment & Your Pocketbook

Food waste is a major concern presenting a serious challenge to our natural resources sites the United States Food & Drug Administration. Between 30-40% of the food produced in the US goes uneaten (as much as 20 pounds of food

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

Eating locally produced fruits and vegetables from Certified Farmer’s Markets is great for your health because the produce is fresh and doesn’t have to be preserved to prevent spoilage as it travels long distances. Less travel time means less greenhouse

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

Eating locally produced fruits and vegetables from Certified Farmer’s Markets is great for your health because the produce is fresh and doesn’t have to be preserved to prevent spoilage as it travels long distances. Less travel time means less greenhouse

2016-2017 Environmental Leadership Award Winner: Academy of Technology and Leadership At Saticoy (ATLAS)

On Monday, April 17, 2017, in front of the Ventura City Council and in honor of Earth Day, the Academy of Technology & Leadership At Saticoy (ATLAS) Elementary School was honored for fostering the community’s sustainability and presented with the

2016-2017 Environmental Leadership Award Winner: Academy of Technology and Leadership At Saticoy (ATLAS)

On Monday, April 17, 2017, in front of the Ventura City Council and in honor of Earth Day, the Academy of Technology & Leadership At Saticoy (ATLAS) Elementary School was honored for fostering the community’s sustainability and presented with the

The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division Welcomes Robert Serrato

  In July 2017, Environmental Sustainability welcomed Robert Serrato as a Senior Environmental Compliance Inspector. In his new post, Serrato will conduct inspections to ensure compliance with stormwater permits and assist in running the City’s Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program.

The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division Welcomes Robert Serrato

  In July 2017, Environmental Sustainability welcomed Robert Serrato as a Senior Environmental Compliance Inspector. In his new post, Serrato will conduct inspections to ensure compliance with stormwater permits and assist in running the City’s Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program.

Tips on how to make use of your aging fruits & veggies to prevent Food Waste

According to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration, food waste is a major concern that presents a serious challenge to our natural resources, our government, and our pocketbooks.  Between 30-40% of the food produced in the U.S. goes uneaten –

Tips on how to make use of your aging fruits & veggies to prevent Food Waste

According to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration, food waste is a major concern that presents a serious challenge to our natural resources, our government, and our pocketbooks.  Between 30-40% of the food produced in the U.S. goes uneaten –

California Coastal Cleanup Day is Saturday, September 16, 2017

Volunteer for the annual Coastal Cleanup on Saturday, September 16, 2017, from 9:00 am to Noon!  In 2016, 2700 volunteers to Ventura County sites picked up 350 tons of debris!  Stay tuned right here at sustainableventura.tv for more information on

California Coastal Cleanup Day is Saturday, September 16, 2017

Volunteer for the annual Coastal Cleanup on Saturday, September 16, 2017, from 9:00 am to Noon!  In 2016, 2700 volunteers to Ventura County sites picked up 350 tons of debris!  Stay tuned right here at sustainableventura.tv for more information on

PICK UP AFTER YOUR PET WITH ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY’S NEW PET WASTE BAGS

Picking up your pet’s waste is essential to help keep our oceans and waterways clean and safe. Why? Animal waste adds nitrogen to the water, and excess nitrogen depletes the oxygen needed by beneficial plants, wildlife, and fish, and may

PICK UP AFTER YOUR PET WITH ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY’S NEW PET WASTE BAGS

Picking up your pet’s waste is essential to help keep our oceans and waterways clean and safe. Why? Animal waste adds nitrogen to the water, and excess nitrogen depletes the oxygen needed by beneficial plants, wildlife, and fish, and may

Great tips on how to maintain the water features in your yard to PREVENT water pollution!

Properly maintaining pools, spas and decorative water features around your home and landscape can prevent water pollution. How? In this Sustainable Ventura News PODCAST, City of Ventura Environmental Services Supervisor Todd Hundsdorfer shares valuable tips.   CLICK HERE TO LISTEN

Great tips on how to maintain the water features in your yard to PREVENT water pollution!

Properly maintaining pools, spas and decorative water features around your home and landscape can prevent water pollution. How? In this Sustainable Ventura News PODCAST, City of Ventura Environmental Services Supervisor Todd Hundsdorfer shares valuable tips.   CLICK HERE TO LISTEN