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EYE OF THE ENVIRONMENT | EARTH DAY EVENTS RETURN TO VENTURA COUNTY THIS MONTH

EYE ON THE ENVIRONMENT | EARTH DAY EVENTS RETURN TO VENTURA COUNTY THIS MONTH Apr 7, 2021 | David Goldstein, by David Goldstein, VCPWA, IWMD April 22 is Earth Day, and events scheduled all this month help people celebrate and rededicate to environmental causes. Earthday.org, the largest international coordinating body for Earth Day commemorations, chose…

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EYE ON THE ENVIRONMENT | “DRILL AND FILL” SERVICE ENDS; PRINTER CARTRIDGE REMANUFACTURING REMAINS

EYE ON THE ENVIRONMENT | “DRILL AND FILL” SERVICE ENDS; PRINTER CARTRIDGE REMANUFACTURING REMAINS Mar 24, 2021 | David Goldstein, Eye on the Environment, News, Ojai, Ventura County by David Goldstein, VC, PWA, IWMD Last month, when Costco closed in-store photo shops, taking the company’s photo development business entirely online, Ventura County also lost an important environmental service: Those photo shops…

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REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS (RFQ) FOR SB1383 EDIBLE FOOD WASTE CAPACITY STUDY

REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS (RFQ) FOR SB1383 EDIBLE FOOD WASTE CAPACITY STUDY RFQ Circulation Date: Friday, March 19. 2021 The County of Ventura’s Public Works Agency is seeking Statement of Qualifications from qualified firms to develop an Edible Food Waste Capacity Study to comply with California’s Short-Lived Climate Pollutant Reduction Act (Senate Bill 1383 (SB 1383),…

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EYE ON THE ENVIRONMENT | REUSABLE GLASS BOTTLES ARE GONE, BUT ALTERNATIVES HAVE ADVANTAGES

EYE ON THE ENVIRONMENT | REUSABLE GLASS BOTTLES ARE GONE, BUT ALTERNATIVES HAVE ADVANTAGES Mar 10, 2021 | David Goldstein, Eye on the Environment, News, Ventura, by David Goldstein, VC PWA, IWMD Stan Wilson, of Ventura, recently wrote to me, “I don’t understand why we can’t just go back to reusable glass bottles. As a…

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ECO-TIP: REUSABLE G:LASS BOTTLES ARE GONE, BUT ALTERNATIVES HAVE ADVANTAGES

Eco-tip: Reusable glass bottles are gone, but alternatives have advantages David Goldstein Special to Ventura County Star Stan Wilson, of Ventura, recently wrote to me, “I don’t understand why we can’t just go back to reusable glass bottles. As a teenager I worked as a stock boy in a grocery store. I don’t remember there…

VENTURA COUNTY HEALTH CARE AGENCY HORIZON VIEW

Ventura County Health Care Agency Horizon View

HORIZON VIEW MENTAL HEALTH REHABILITATION CENTER Supervisor District 3 Ventura County Behavioral Health Department Construction Costs: $6.5 Million Completion: December 2016 Contractor: Tobo Construction Architect: Pacific Design Group The Horizon View Mental Health Rehabilitation Center (MHRC) is a patient live-in facility located on the campus of the Camarillo Airport in Camarillo, California.   Mental Health Rehabilitation…

NEWBURY PARK FIRE STATION #35

NEWBURY PARK FIRE STATION #35

Newbury Park Fire Station #35Completion Date: August 2017 Supervisor District 2 Ventura County Fire Department Construction Cost: $5.5 Million Completed: August 2017 Contractor: Lead Builders Architect: RNT This construction project will provide a new fire station in the Newbury Park area that meets current building codes, essential services, and operational requirements.  It will replace an…