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City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Welcomes Todd Hunsdorfer

Meet the newest member of Environmental Sustainability’s Green Team, Todd Hunsdorfer! In his new post as Environmental Services Supervisor, Hunsdorfer will coordinate stormwater compliance activities for the City, including overseeing the business and construction site inspection programs. Prior to joining

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City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Welcomes Todd Hunsdorfer

Meet the newest member of Environmental Sustainability’s Green Team, Todd Hunsdorfer! In his new post as Environmental Services Supervisor, Hunsdorfer will coordinate stormwater compliance activities for the City, including overseeing the business and construction site inspection programs. Prior to joining

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DDM Metering Systems, Inc.: Sustainability in Action

“Working sustainably is not only what we practice in our office, it’s a core value of how we run our business,” said Diane de Mailly, Founder and President of the Ventura-based DDM Metering Systems, Inc., a utility sub-metering systems and

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DDM Metering Systems, Inc.: Sustainability in Action

“Working sustainably is not only what we practice in our office, it’s a core value of how we run our business,” said Diane de Mailly, Founder and President of the Ventura-based DDM Metering Systems, Inc., a utility sub-metering systems and

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Student Recycling Project Satisfies School Requirements and Benefits the Community

A current trend in high schools nationwide is to incorporate community service as a requirement for all students. Many Ventura schools have already begun this practice and have incorporated volunteering for public service programs as part of their curriculum, with

St. Bonaventure High School Recycle Project

Student Recycling Project Satisfies School Requirements and Benefits the Community

A current trend in high schools nationwide is to incorporate community service as a requirement for all students. Many Ventura schools have already begun this practice and have incorporated volunteering for public service programs as part of their curriculum, with

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Live on the Westside? Got unwanted items?

On Saturday, January 28, 2017, from 9am-Noon, Westside Community Development Corporation (WCDC) presents a Neighborhood Cleanup & Recycling Event at Ventura Avenue Adult Center, 550 N. Ventura Avenue, where you can get rid of unwanted items at no cost to

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Live on the Westside? Got unwanted items?

On Saturday, January 28, 2017, from 9am-Noon, Westside Community Development Corporation (WCDC) presents a Neighborhood Cleanup & Recycling Event at Ventura Avenue Adult Center, 550 N. Ventura Avenue, where you can get rid of unwanted items at no cost to

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California Green Business Network’s New Sustainability Awards!

WOW! Take a look at the California Green Business Network’s 2016 Sustainability Award. Isn’t it gorgeous? Would you like to win one of these honoring your businesses eco-friendly practices and be listed in the state database? Join thousands of other

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California Green Business Network’s New Sustainability Awards!

WOW! Take a look at the California Green Business Network’s 2016 Sustainability Award. Isn’t it gorgeous? Would you like to win one of these honoring your businesses eco-friendly practices and be listed in the state database? Join thousands of other

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Time to toss your TREE!

Here’s how to properly dispose of your Christmas tree: 1 – Remove all ornaments, hooks, lights, bows, tinsel, and any other items. 2 – Remove from the tree stand (without spilling water on your floor). 3 – Cut the tree

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Time to toss your TREE!

Here’s how to properly dispose of your Christmas tree: 1 – Remove all ornaments, hooks, lights, bows, tinsel, and any other items. 2 – Remove from the tree stand (without spilling water on your floor). 3 – Cut the tree

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Green Your Holiday with Recycled & Repurposed Decor

Green Your Holidays! Recycling, reusing and repurposing items around the house are a wonderful eco-friendly way to keep “green” for the holidays. It’s also great on your budget! Here are four sustainable holiday decorating ideas to help make the season

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Green Your Holiday with Recycled & Repurposed Decor

Green Your Holidays! Recycling, reusing and repurposing items around the house are a wonderful eco-friendly way to keep “green” for the holidays. It’s also great on your budget! Here are four sustainable holiday decorating ideas to help make the season

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Two great GREEN Energy Saving Holiday Decorating Tips

Deck the Halls with LED Lights Did you know that when you use Energy Star Certified LED lights to decorate for the holidays you’re using less energy than when you decorate with traditional incandescent bulbs? LED lights are just as

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Two great GREEN Energy Saving Holiday Decorating Tips

Deck the Halls with LED Lights Did you know that when you use Energy Star Certified LED lights to decorate for the holidays you’re using less energy than when you decorate with traditional incandescent bulbs? LED lights are just as

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Eco-Friendly Tips to GREEN your Holidays from Environmental Sustainability

Happy Holidays from City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability. This Sustainable Ventura News video features fun and easy tips to make your holidays bright and GREEN!

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Eco-Friendly Tips to GREEN your Holidays from Environmental Sustainability

Happy Holidays from City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability. This Sustainable Ventura News video features fun and easy tips to make your holidays bright and GREEN!

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RSVP for your seat at the FREE Water Wise Gardening Class on Sat. Nov. 19, 2016 – Right Plant. Right Place.

Saturday, November 19, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. To 11:30 a.m., the City hosts the FREE Water Wise Gardening Class, “California Natives, Mediterranean, Drought Tolerant? Right Plant: Right Place.” at the Sanjon Maintenance Yard, 336 San Jon Road, Ventura.  RSVP FOR

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RSVP for your seat at the FREE Water Wise Gardening Class on Sat. Nov. 19, 2016 – Right Plant. Right Place.

Saturday, November 19, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. To 11:30 a.m., the City hosts the FREE Water Wise Gardening Class, “California Natives, Mediterranean, Drought Tolerant? Right Plant: Right Place.” at the Sanjon Maintenance Yard, 336 San Jon Road, Ventura.  RSVP FOR