September 2017 Sustainability News
Articles this month include: 
Community Enhancement Grant Program Application Period Open, Free T.O. Transit Rides, Water Increases, Mulch Promotion, Free Lecture, National Drug Disposal Day

2017-2018 Community Enhancement Grant Applications Now Being Accepted
The program provides grants for non-profit community and school groups, such as clubs and booster organizations, to raise funds to support group activities. The deadline to submit an application is October 19, 2017.
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Water Rate Increases 1% vs 5-25%

Find out more about the recent water increases, and how areas with Cal Am as their water provider can make their voices heard on these large increases compared to the other two water providers, which are...
 
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Thousand Oaks Transit Offers Free Rides in October & November

Free transit rides for everyone on Saturdays in October, plus Military personnel and Veterans can ride for free on Veteran's Day weekend. To find out more about...
 
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Finished Mulch - Free Delivery + 20% Off for First 30 Customers

Mulch saves water, prevents erosion, moderates soil temperature and suppresses weeds. Peach Hill Soils is offering a special promotion for a high grade mulch to a limited number of customers. To order, call ...
 
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Environmental Conflict Management - Local Lessons by CSUCI Professor

Dr Traceylee Clarke, Ph.D will discuss the unique aspects of environmental conflict and current practices in the field to address controversial issues...
 
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National Drug Take Back Day is Saturday, October 28

Keeping over the counter and prescription medications out of reach from children, trash workers, and pets is imperative for everyone's safety, and keeping these chemicals out of our waterways and landfills keeps our environment clean. The Sheriff's Department offers these special Saturday collection days only twice per year, so for those who cannot get to the Sheriff's station on weekdays, this is your opportunity to ...
 
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Upcoming Events & Workshops

Click the link below to view a list of upcoming FREE eco-events, FREE workshops, weekly hazardous waste disposal events, holidays coming up when trash service is delayed, and more!

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City of Thousand  Oaks Public Works Dept
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