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Entries from March 30th, 2012

Hughes Middle School’s ecological organization produces video to inform public about urban runoff

March 30th, 2012 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Generation Earth, an environmental-education program from the Los Angeles County Department of Public Works, hosts an annual competition, the Streets to the Sea Challenge, for middle-school students to create public awareness campaigns about urban runoff. As a submission to that competition, students who are part of the environmentally active Green Team at Hughes Middle School […]

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WRD honored by WateReuse Association as its Recycled Water Agency of the Year

March 30th, 2012 · No Comments · Uncategorized

The WateReuse California Association has awarded the Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD) its Recycled Water Agency of the Year– Large Award for 2012. This selection was made by the 2012 California Annual Conference Awards Sub-Committee members and the WateReuse California Board. The award was publicly announced and awarded at the 2012 WateReuse California […]

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Longfellow Elementary named one of four state nominees for national environmental award

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Longfellow Elementary School in Bixby Knolls has just been named one of four California finalist nominees for the new Green Ribbon Award, a federal program that recognizes schools for reducing environmental impact on their communities, promoting healthy school environments for their own students and staff, and offering high-quality environmental education. The nominations have been submitted […]

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Fourth district to host Spring Egg Hunt free to the public

March 30th, 2012 · No Comments · Community

The office of Fourth District Councilmember Patrick O’Donnell will host a Spring Egg Hunt at Los Altos Park, 5485 Stearns St., from 10am to noon on Saturday, March 31. “The Spring Egg Hunt is an event for the whole family to enjoy,” O’Donnell said.

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Deputy Chief Sarjeant named interim chief of Long Beach Fire Department

March 30th, 2012 · No Comments · Community

City Manager Patrick West has named Deputy Chief Mike Sarjeant, a 25-year veteran of the Long Beach Fire Department, to be interim fire chief. “Deputy Chief Sarjeant is a highly capable leader with a wide range of experience, and I am confident that he will do an excellent job in this role,” Mr. West said.

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