October 2018 Sustainability News
Inside this issue: Legislative Update on Plastic, EV Survey, Tree Care and Mulch
Legislative Update on Plastic
You may have heard the phrase, “the bitterness of poor quality is remembered long after the sweetness of low price is forgotten” (Ben Franklin). If “poor quality” were replaced with “environmental impact” would that change...

Need to Charge Up? Help us Get EV Ready!
Are you an Electric Vehicle (EV) owner or thinking of buying one soon? If so, please help Thousand Oaks plan for its EV future by completing this survey. Almost half of the one million EVs that have been sold in the United States are in California, and these numbers are ...

Tree Care and Mulch
California’s recent drought has caused many changes to our landscape. Homeowners have been encouraged to let their lawns “sleep”, “go gold”, or be replaced with more drought tolerant and environmentally-friendly alternatives such as...

Upcoming Events & Workshops
Click the link below to view a list of upcoming FREE eco-events, workshops, weekly hazardous waste disposal events, trash schedule  and more!

Get Informed About Emergency Preparedness!
Click the link below to find out how to prepare in case of emergency and to be notified in case of emergencies and alerts in the city and county.

City of Thousand Oaks Public Works Dept. | Sustainability Division | 805-449-SAVE | gogreen@toaks.org | www.toaks.org/gogreen