Tips From the Expert: Energy Saving Tips to get the most from your Clothes Dryer!

by Christine Wied Cleaning the lint trap on your clothes dryer – it’s one of those simple tasks that sometimes gets neglected that could end up being costly in a number of ways. When the lint trap gets clogged, it

Tips From the Expert: Energy Saving Tips to get the most from your Clothes Dryer!

by Christine Wied Cleaning the lint trap on your clothes dryer – it’s one of those simple tasks that sometimes gets neglected that could end up being costly in a number of ways. When the lint trap gets clogged, it

Harrison Industries: Working Together For A Better Environment

Check out these great videos from Harrison Industries! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nV-zx15IsOk] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3bEamRIgAd0]

Harrison Industries: Working Together For A Better Environment

Check out these great videos from Harrison Industries! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nV-zx15IsOk] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3bEamRIgAd0]

“Get Your Green On” and Recycle Your Old Electronic Items This Holiday Season!

by Christine Wied Getting a new television, ipad or other electronic item this holiday season?  Recycle the old, outdated, or broken electronic items right away and responsibly.  If you are a resident of the Cities of Ventura, Camarillo or Ojai

“Get Your Green On” and Recycle Your Old Electronic Items This Holiday Season!

by Christine Wied Getting a new television, ipad or other electronic item this holiday season?  Recycle the old, outdated, or broken electronic items right away and responsibly.  If you are a resident of the Cities of Ventura, Camarillo or Ojai

Filming “The Treasure of San Buenaventura” at the Olivas Adobe on Friday, December 16, 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) on Friday, December 16.  The scenes in “Spears’ Saloon” dealt with a variety of

Filming “The Treasure of San Buenaventura” at the Olivas Adobe on Friday, December 16, 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) on Friday, December 16.  The scenes in “Spears’ Saloon” dealt with a variety of

“Get Your Green On” Open Line Article for December 14, 2011 – Auto Lube Care, 2011 Environmental Excellence Award Winner

By Christine Wied The Environmental Sustainability Division is pleased to select Auto Lube Care as the 2011 Environmental Excellence Award winner.  Mayor Mike Tracy conferred the honor on owner Glenn Morris at last week’s Ventura Chamber of Commerce Poinsettia Awards

“Get Your Green On” Open Line Article for December 14, 2011 – Auto Lube Care, 2011 Environmental Excellence Award Winner

By Christine Wied The Environmental Sustainability Division is pleased to select Auto Lube Care as the 2011 Environmental Excellence Award winner.  Mayor Mike Tracy conferred the honor on owner Glenn Morris at last week’s Ventura Chamber of Commerce Poinsettia Awards

“Get Your Green On” Open Line Article for December 7 – A Day Without A Bag

By Christine Wied On Thursday, December 15, 2011 the City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division will join forces with the Surfrider Foundation and the Ventura Chamber of Commerce Green Task Force to take part in A Day Without A Bag,

“Get Your Green On” Open Line Article for December 7 – A Day Without A Bag

By Christine Wied On Thursday, December 15, 2011 the City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division will join forces with the Surfrider Foundation and the Ventura Chamber of Commerce Green Task Force to take part in A Day Without A Bag,

5th Annual Day Without A Bag, Thursday, December 15, 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 12/5/2011 Contact: Bill Hickman 619-804-6264 bhickman@surfrider.org 5th Annual A Day Without a Bag Thursday December 15, 2011 Our holiday gift to the environment – Free Reusable Bags! WHAT IS A DAY WITHOUT A BAG? A Day Without

5th Annual Day Without A Bag, Thursday, December 15, 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 12/5/2011 Contact: Bill Hickman 619-804-6264 bhickman@surfrider.org 5th Annual A Day Without a Bag Thursday December 15, 2011 Our holiday gift to the environment – Free Reusable Bags! WHAT IS A DAY WITHOUT A BAG? A Day Without

Get Your Green On: “Green” or Low Waste Gift Giving

Think “Green” or low waste gift giving this year! Here are a few ideas: Consider gift certificates for services, memberships, concerts, movies, iphone or ipad applications or itunes downloads, publications especially online ones, or a donation to a charity in

Get Your Green On: “Green” or Low Waste Gift Giving

Think “Green” or low waste gift giving this year! Here are a few ideas: Consider gift certificates for services, memberships, concerts, movies, iphone or ipad applications or itunes downloads, publications especially online ones, or a donation to a charity in

The City of Ventura’s Environmental Sustainability Division Engages Local Students

By Maryann Ridini Spencer for Sustainable Ventura & VC Style This year’s 2011 GREEN SCHOOL AWARD was presented to Balboa Middle School for their recycling and horticulture practices during a November 14 City Council Meeting in honor of America Recycles

The City of Ventura’s Environmental Sustainability Division Engages Local Students

By Maryann Ridini Spencer for Sustainable Ventura & VC Style This year’s 2011 GREEN SCHOOL AWARD was presented to Balboa Middle School for their recycling and horticulture practices during a November 14 City Council Meeting in honor of America Recycles

Environmental Resources & Links

Alternative Fuel Vehicle Directory
http://facultystaff.vwc.edu/~gnoe/avd.htm American Lung Association
www.lungusa.org Audubon Society
www.audubon.org Californians Against Waste
www.cawrecycles.org California Certified Organic Farmer’s National Organic Directory
www.ccof.org California Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention
www.childlead.com California Energy Commission
www.energy.ca.gov California Integrated Waste Management Board
www.ciwmb.ca.gov California Occupational Safety and Health Administration
www.osha.gov California Plastics

Environmental Resources & Links

Alternative Fuel Vehicle Directory
http://facultystaff.vwc.edu/~gnoe/avd.htm American Lung Association
www.lungusa.org Audubon Society
www.audubon.org Californians Against Waste
www.cawrecycles.org California Certified Organic Farmer’s National Organic Directory
www.ccof.org California Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention
www.childlead.com California Energy Commission
www.energy.ca.gov California Integrated Waste Management Board
www.ciwmb.ca.gov California Occupational Safety and Health Administration
www.osha.gov California Plastics