Opening of First Skate Plaza in Canoga Park

Join Recreation and Parks, Councilmember Bob Blumenfield, Third District, Tony Hawk, community members and skateboarders for the opening of the Lanark Skate Plaza. Professional skateboarders will perform a demonstration session led by skateboarding legend Tony Hawk


The Sacramento Marina is gearing up for what they are calling “the best season” since 2005. Despite low lake and river levels in the drought, the Sacramento Marina is among several marinas in the Sacramento/Delta area that are fortunate to have enough water for boating this summer. Combined with lower gas prices and recently added amenities, the City’s marina manager expects a busy boating season.

EchoWater Project Groundbreaking Event, May 28, in Elk Grove, Calif.

On Thursday, May 28, 2015, U.S. EPA Region 9 Administrator Jared Blumenfeld will join federal, state and local officials and stakeholders at an official groundbreaking to launch construction of the EchoWater Project in Elk Grove, Calif. This $2 billion project will bring the Sacramento region’s wastewater treatment plant to tertiary treatment levels to meet new State requirements to remove ammonia and nitrates, along with filtration and enhanced disinfection before discharge to the Sacramento River.

EPA Administrator McCarthy to announce San Francisco’s City Hall becoming the nation’s oldest building...

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy will join San Francisco officials, to announce City Hall becoming the oldest building in the nation to receive LEED Platinum Certification for Existing Buildings.

EPA Administrator McCarthy joins San Francisco Bay agencies to celebrate nation’s largest solar energy...

On Wednesday, May 13, U.S. EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy will join Bay Area agencies to celebrate the nation’s largest local government collaborative for solar power and launch the nation’s first federal solar partnership. Administrator McCarthy, the federal government’s point person for the battle against climate change, will be joined by Bay Area officials and solar industry executives at the West Winton Landfill in Hayward, a centerpiece of a regional solar partnership of 19 local agencies in four Bay Area counties involving 186 solar facilities for a total of 31 megawatts


At a news conference today, Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 1 p.m., officials from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development will announce that Sacramento has received Promise Zone designation,

EPA, Justice Department, and State of California will announce a Clean Water Act settlement...

On April 29, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Department of Justice, and the State of California will a nnounce a Clean Water Act settlement with Lehigh Southwest Cement Co. and Hanson Permanente Cement Inc. to protect water quality in Permanente Creek and San Francisco Bay

California State Parks Seeks Input for the Mount Diablo State Park Roads and Trails...

California State Parks will be hosting two open house meetings to receive comments from the public regarding the Draft Mount Diablo State Park Roads and Trails Management Plan (RTMP). The open house meetings will take place as follows

Apartment Fire at 1086 Stanley Avenue in Long Beach

At 12:05 AM on the morning of March 26th 2015, Long Beach Fire Department units responded to reports of a structure fire at 1086 Stanley Avenue. At 12:07 AM, while on patrol in the vicinity of the reported location, the Long Beach Police Department’s helicopter “FOX” arrived overhead and via radio, gave a verbal confirmation to incoming fire department units that there was in fact, heavy smoke coming out of the building

Property Tax Delinquent if Not Paid By April 10

The Yolo County Tax Collector’s Office reminds taxpayers who own property in Yolo County that the second installment of 2014-15 Secured Property Tax, due February 1, 2015, will be delinquent if not paid by April 10, 2015

Public input sought during renewable energy listening session

The Land Use Services Department will continue to solicit public input on the future of renewable energy development throughout the County’s unincorporated areas during a special listening session from 2 to 4 p.m. on March 5

Mercy Housing Joins Supporters of Prop. 41 to Reduce Homelessness Among Veterans in California

WASHINGTON, D.C. - June 16, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- Joining thousands of Californians eager to fulfill our nation’s promise to returning Veterans, Mercy Housing California, a leading non-profit housing development corporation, will publicly announce their endorsement of California’s Proposition 41 at their newly built El Monte Veterans Village on Monday, June 2 at 1 p.m

County of San Bernardino to Hold Annual State of the County on February 26,...

San Bernardino, CA - February 3, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- On February 26, 2014, more than 1,000 business professionals will be at the County of San Bernardino’s annual State of the County. The event is designed to provide information about the ways in which the County, residents, businesses and agencies are bringing innovation and resources together to further the Countywide Vision.

Neighborhood Housing Services of Los Angeles County (NHS) and Bank of America Partner to...

Los Angeles, CA - October 9, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- NHS and Bank of America are joining forces to host a Homebuyer Expo for local families. Potential homebuyers may get the help they need to make homeownership a real possibility. Prospective homebuyers should attend this Homebuyer Expo taking place on Saturday, October 12, 2013


WASHINGTON, D.C. - September 30, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- California Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Peter J. Gravett will swear in the new Administrator for the Veterans Home of California – Fresno, Rojirio De La Cerda, at the Veterans Home – Fresno. After the swearing in ceremony, Mr. Cerda and Secretary Gravett will be available to the media.


WASHINGTON - September 30, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (CA-46) and Congressman Tony Cárdenas (San Fernando Valley) will lead a Latino Leaders Summit on empowering Latinos in the housing market at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute 2013 Public Policy Conference at 10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. on Tuesday, October 1, 2013, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Room 150A, 801 Mt. Vernon Pl., NW, Washington, D.C.

Yolo County Community Garden Dedication on September 23

Woodland, CA - September 25, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- On Monday, September 23 at 11:00 a.m., Yolo County will dedicate its new community garden, located adjacent to the Herbert Bauer Health and Alcohol, Drug & Mental Health Building at 137 N. Cottonwood Avenue in Woodland. The garden is a quarter-acre plot of land that will have multiple garden areas including one for children, a demonstration garden and a community garden and orchard.

Neighborhood Housing Services of Los Angeles County (NHS) Teams Up With Volunteers to Beautify...

Los Angeles, CA - August 2, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- For almost three decades now, NHS has continued making Los Angeles County neighborhoods, neighborhoods of choice by creating BLOC clubs, putting first time homebuyers in homes and revitalizing neighborhoods through Neighborhood Pride Day. NHS is teaming up with over 100 residents, volunteers and local businesses to beautify a block in Compton on

C.A.R. offers free home buyers fair to help prospective home buyers prepare for homeownership

LOS ANGELES, CA - May 13, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) will host a free “Endeavor to Achieve Homeownership Home Buyers Fair” to help prepare prospective first-time home buyers enter the California housing market and assist previous homeowners who have suffered economic hardships regain their footing

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Napolitano’s Statement on Trump Administration’s Attack on Clean Water

Rep. Grace F. Napolitano (D-El Monte), issued the following statement after the Trump administration announced a new proposal—claiming it to be pro-industry—which would weaken federal clean water rules, putting at risk the health and safety of millions of Americans