Archive for March, 2012

Discover Recycling

March 21st, 2012

The 10th Annual Bureau of Sanitation 2012 “Discover Recycling” Open Houses are just around the corner!

Tell your family, friends and neighbors about this once a year opportunity to participate in hands-on collection truck demonstrations and facility tours as well as the chance to meet staff and learn more about the city’s Sanitation services.

The 2012 Open House dates, locations and times are:

Saturday, April 28, 2012 – 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
East Valley District Yard, 11050 Pendleton Street, Sun Valley, CA 91352
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Saturday, May 19, 2012 – 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
West Valley District Yard, 8840 Vanalden Avenue, Northridge, CA 91324
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Saturday, June 2, 2012 – 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
North Central District Yard, 452 N. San Fernando Road, Los Angeles, CA 90031
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Saturday, June 9, 2012 – 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
South Los Angeles District Yard at The Expo Center, 3990 Menlo Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90037
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Saturday, June 23, 2012 – 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Harbor District Yard, 1400 N. Gaffey Street, San Pedro, CA 90731
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Saturday, June 30, 2012 – 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
West Los Angeles District Yard, 2027 Stoner Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90025
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For more information, visit Sanitation’s Open House Blog at For recycling tips, follow Mr. Recycle, Sanitation’s recycling mascot, on Twitter at

ZIMAS – new feature

March 15th, 2012

ZIMAS is in the most improved category of L.A. City websites…a new feature and presentation!

PlanCheck Meeting is This Saturday-March 10

March 5th, 2012

Alan Bell, Deputy Director, City Planning Department


Gary DeLaRosa, Human Relations Consultant, City of Los Angeles


More details at


See you Saturday!