New Municipal Solid Waste Rates Effective January 1, 2015
December 1, 2014

Effective January 1, 2015, new municipal solid and inert waste (MSW) rates will charged at the Puente Hills Materials Recovery Facility (MRF), the Downey Area Recycling and Transfer (DART) Facility, the South Gate Transfer Station, and Calabasas Landfill. There will be changes to the green waste rates at the Puente Hills MRF, the DART Facility, and the Scholl Canyon and Calabasas Landfills. The Sanitation Districts boards were briefed in October, and a revised rate ordinance was adopted on November 18, 2014. For more information click on Read More below.

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KABC Channel 7 News Clip on the Conversion of the Puente Hills Landfill to a Regional Park
December 2, 2014

The Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation is working on a master plan for a new 600-acre regional park, to be located near the intersection of the 605 and 60 freeways at the former Puente Hill Landfill, that will connect with 25 miles of local trails. On November 12, 2014, the County Board of Supervisors accepted $814,000 from the Sanitation Districts in support of the planning effort.

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Bixby Marshland Open for Tours First Saturday of Every Month
October 1, 2014

The Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County restored the 17-acre Bixby Marshland on its treatment plant property near the intersection of Figueroa and Sepulveda in the City of Carson. This marshland is a unique habitat located in an urban setting. We are open for free tours on the first Saturday of every month from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. We also schedule tours for groups by appointment. For more information, or to set up a tour, contact us at (562) 908-4288, ext. 2301.

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Need a Speaker for Your Next Meeting, Event, or Class?
October 1, 2014

The Sanitation Districts have had a profound impact on the development of Los Angeles County. Our Speakers Bureau Program provides, at no cost, speakers to give presentations about our agency, projects, and programs. Request a speaker for your next meeting, event, or class and learn more about resource recovery and wastewater and solid waste management issues.

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