Beach Water Use Advisory Extended For L.A. County Through SundayHealth officials Thursday extended a beach water use advisory, warning residents to avoid beaches around storm drains, creeks, and rivers after this week's rainfall.
Garbage Piles Up In Maywood As City Feuds With Former Trash Collection CompanyGarbage has been piling up all over the city's streets after Maywood's trash collection company hauled all of its bins away when the city terminated its contract due to a lawsuit.
Volunteers Clean Up LA RiverVolunteers got a head start on Earth Day today. They showed up along the LA River to clean it up. Joy Benedict shows us some of the trash that they picked up.
Some South LA Residents Fed Up With Piles Of Trash Strewn All Over Their NeighborhoodOne neighbor says as quickly as police shut down a popular homeless encampment, it popped back up.
Defeating Stress: How Getting Rid Of Clutter Can Make Life Easier"Clutter will create a situation where people feel like they are not meeting their goals," says Regina Lark, an organizer.
'CleanStat' Program Aims To Clean Up LA's Dirtiest StreetsFour percent of Los Angeles city's blocks are considered dirty, filled with loose trash or piles from illegal dumping, and need immediate cleaning.
South LA To Get $1 Million Towards Cleaner StreetsFed up with persistently littered streets in South L.A., the city councilman representing the area has called for a $ 1 million cleanup effort.
First Came Snow, Then Came Garbage: Mountain Residents Sound Off About Trash Being Left Behind By TouristsSnow in the local mountains wasn’t good for everybody.
High Bacteria Levels In Ocean Pose Health Risks After StormsTons and tons of trash is seen floating down the L.A. River.
Huntington Beach Residents Take To The Streets -- And Hold Their Noses -- To Protest OC Trash Processing Plant"While you are making money, we are getting sick!," they chanted.
Officials Shut Down Portion Of Ortega Highway After Big Rig Truck OverturnsOfficials Monday closed a portion of Ortega Highway after a big rig truck overturned on the freeway.
LA Mayor Launches Clean Streets InitiativeThe mayor of Los Angeles is talking trash — and how to get rid of it.
City Council To Debate Plan To Assign Cleanliness Ratings To LA StreetsHow dirty is the city of Los Angeles?
Police Comb Through Trash Pile After False Report Of Body In Garbage TruckA false report about a man reportedly trapped inside a trash truck in downtown Los Angeles caused some traffic tie-ups Friday morning, authorities said.
Researcher Compares Garbage Patch In Pacific Ocean To Floating 'Landfill'A massive patch of garbage floating in the ocean between California and Hawaii continues to grow and have an adverse impact on the ecosystem, researchers announced Friday.