Posts Tagged: livin’ green

What You Need To Know About Dry Weather Runoff

You’ve seen the signs — “Only Rain Down the Drain,” “The Drain is Just For Rain,” and “No Dumping, Drains to Ocean.” It’s essential that wekeep mindful of only allowing rainwater into the storm drain system. Why? Because our storm drain

What You Need To Know About Dry Weather Runoff

You’ve seen the signs — “Only Rain Down the Drain,” “The Drain is Just For Rain,” and “No Dumping, Drains to Ocean.” It’s essential that wekeep mindful of only allowing rainwater into the storm drain system. Why? Because our storm drain

EarthShare’s GREEN Tips

Check out these great tips to keep GREEN all year round! Click EarthShare’s logo below.  

EarthShare’s GREEN Tips

Check out these great tips to keep GREEN all year round! Click EarthShare’s logo below.  

Happy Mulch-Giving Event Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, 10am-2pm at Ventura’s Community Park

Here Ye! Here Ye!  The City’s “Mulch-Giving” Event will be held Saturday, November 11, 2017 from 10am-2pm at Community Park in Ventura. Free mulch and compost will be available to residents on a first-come first-served basis limited to 100 gallons

Happy Mulch-Giving Event Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, 10am-2pm at Ventura’s Community Park

Here Ye! Here Ye!  The City’s “Mulch-Giving” Event will be held Saturday, November 11, 2017 from 10am-2pm at Community Park in Ventura. Free mulch and compost will be available to residents on a first-come first-served basis limited to 100 gallons

Happy “GREEN” Halloween!

Have a GREEN Halloween!  Here’s a few tips that will be a real TREAT, click here.

Happy “GREEN” Halloween!

Have a GREEN Halloween!  Here’s a few tips that will be a real TREAT, click here.

October is Energy Awareness Month: Schedule an on-site energy audit!

October is Energy Awareness Month: Schedule an on-site energy audit. A professional energy analyst can perform a home energy audit to help identify energy saving opportunities. Connect with the Ventura County Regional Energy Alliance (VCREA, vcenergy.org), or ask your utility

October is Energy Awareness Month: Schedule an on-site energy audit!

October is Energy Awareness Month: Schedule an on-site energy audit. A professional energy analyst can perform a home energy audit to help identify energy saving opportunities. Connect with the Ventura County Regional Energy Alliance (VCREA, vcenergy.org), or ask your utility

October is Energy Awareness Month! Get in the KNOW

October is Energy Awareness Month. Know your ENERGY STAR® labeled products. These efficiency rated products can cut your energy bills. Find retailers near you at www.energystar.gov.

October is Energy Awareness Month! Get in the KNOW

October is Energy Awareness Month. Know your ENERGY STAR® labeled products. These efficiency rated products can cut your energy bills. Find retailers near you at www.energystar.gov.

Environmental Tips for Back to School

Creative Clothes Reuse Arrange a clothing swap with friends and family. Non-Toxic School Supplies Before you run to the store to buy supplies, shop your desks and cabinets at home to see what you might already have. This will help

Environmental Tips for Back to School

Creative Clothes Reuse Arrange a clothing swap with friends and family. Non-Toxic School Supplies Before you run to the store to buy supplies, shop your desks and cabinets at home to see what you might already have. This will help

Volunteer for the 33rd Annual California Coastal Cleanup Day

Over 60,000 people throughout California will participate in the 33rd Annual California Coastal Cleanup  Day on Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 9:00 AM to Noon. Volunteers for the event will help to remove trash and debris from beaches, creeks, and

Volunteer for the 33rd Annual California Coastal Cleanup Day

Over 60,000 people throughout California will participate in the 33rd Annual California Coastal Cleanup  Day on Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 9:00 AM to Noon. Volunteers for the event will help to remove trash and debris from beaches, creeks, and

PLAY Green Kid Games with PBS Kids!

Teach children about the 3 R’s — Reduce, Reuse & Recycle with FUN Green Games from PBS Kids. Click Image above or right here to play GREEN Games!

PLAY Green Kid Games with PBS Kids!

Teach children about the 3 R’s — Reduce, Reuse & Recycle with FUN Green Games from PBS Kids. Click Image above or right here to play GREEN Games!

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