MSNBC News Clip on Sanitation Districts’ Food Waste Pilot Project
October 31, 2014

According to the EPA, food waste is the single biggest contributor to U.S. landfills. The Sanitation Districts are testing a program to convert food scraps to usable energy.

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Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District Wins Important State Regulator’s Approval of Cost-Saving Changes to Chloride Limit Compliance Requirements
October 9, 2014

The Santa Clarita Valley (SCV) Sanitation District won the unanimous approval of the California Regional Water Quality Control Board–Los Angeles of important technical changes to the state-mandated chloride (salt) compliance requirements in the SCV that—if approved by the State Water Resources Control Board and the U.S. EPA by May 2015—will reduce costs to SCV property owners and will prevent steep and recurring state fines, state penalties, and potential federal fines.

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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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