Sanitation

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Stevenson Ranch Residents Fight Deep-Well Injection Sewage Plan

Local water experts have a plan to address chloride discharge from sewage plants in Stevenson Ranch, involving a deep-well injection system.

02/18/2015

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LA City Workers Protest Service Cuts; Mayor Touts Progress In Labor Talks

City workers rallied to protest what they call cuts to municipal services even as Mayor Eric Garcetti touted progress in labor negotiations with employee unions.

02/10/2015

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LA’s $430 Million Trash Train On Hold In Favor Of Local Dumps

A $430 million railway system intended to haul garbage to a desert landfill is at a standstill because Los Angeles County sanitation officials say it’s cheaper to use local dumps.

04/21/2014

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Woman Takes Fight Over Animal Shelter Conditions To City Council

Maria Sanchez claims the city animal shelter, located at 333 Chandler Place, is keeping its animals in unsanitary conditions, causing them to become ill.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/07/2014

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Gov. Jerry Brown Signs Bill Allowing Sale Of Home-Cooked Food

A new law will lift restrictions on the sale of home-cooked treats and impose sanitation and labeling requirements on the burgeoning cottage food trend.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/21/2012

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Proposal Would Raise Sanitation Fees By More Than 70 Percent

A new proposal would raise sanitation fees by more than 70 percent for Los Angeles residents.

10/18/2011

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LA City Council Panel Delays Vote On Sanitation Rate Hike

The committee may take as much as another month before a vote to recommend the rate increase.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/02/2011

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City Council Committee To Consider Raising Sanitation Rates

A Los Angeles City Council committee delayed a vote Tuesday on whether residents should pay higher utility bills.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/02/2011