Topanga Town Council

FROM SENATOR HENRY STERN - ALISO CANYON

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Aliso Canyon Gas Facility Hearings - Februrary 1 & 2
Fifteen months after the methane leak from the Aliso Canyon gas facility which displaced thousands of Porter Ranch residents from their homes, the State Department of Oil, Gas, and Geothermal Resources (DOGGR) and the California Public Utilities Commission are holding two nights of hearings on reopening the facility.

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KUEHL - HAPPENINGS

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THE SUPERVISOR'S HAPPENINGS NEWSLETTER - January 29, 2017
It’s a Museum Free-For-All (get it? Free for all?) this Sunday when more than thirty museums across SoCal welcome the public to wander through and enjoy all the galleries and exhibitions totally free of charge!  In addition, Metro is teaming up with the museums to encourage everyone to take public transit to LACMA, MOCA, the California Science Center and others only a short 

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HISTORICAL PRESENTATION OF THE MOUNTAINS

Vicki Pedone

TOPANGA RESIDENT, PROFESSOR & GEOLOGIST TO GIVE A NATURAL HISTORY LECTURE
Vicki Pedone has been a professor of Geological Sciences at California State University Northridge for 27 years, with teaching specialities in sedimentary rocks and research specialities in the formation and geochemistry of carbonate rock.  Come hear her give a down-to-earth natural presentation on the geology of the Santa Monica Mountains on Monday, February 20th at 7:00pm.

 

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PROTECT WILDLIFFE - BAN RODENT POISONS

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WILDLIFE ARE BEING POISONED AT ALARMING RATES IN CALIFORNIA
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Rat poisons are often found in bait boxes placed around residential and commercial properties, put out by property owners or pest control companies. Rodents are the intended targets, but they are not the only victims.

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EMERGENCY FEEDS: GET THE LATEST INFO IN TOPANGA

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In any emergency where there is life threatening danger, CALL 911.
To get emergency information quickly, OneTopanga has collected some reliable Twitter sources that target the Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles, and surrounding areas. Twitter feeds may be the best way to get emergency information during a disaster event.  You can view Twitter feeds on OneTopanga on this page or on our home page in the right side bar.

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HELP A FOREST GROW

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WEED & WATER BABY OAKS IN THE OLD RODEO GROUNDS OF TOPANGA STATE PARK
Join us to weed and water baby oaks to help keep our ecosystem in balance.  Meet at the entrance gate on Topanga Canyon Blvd. located on the south-bound side, approximately 500 yards from the intersection with Pacific Coast Highway.  

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It's Time to Vote

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YOUR TOPANGA LIBRARY IS HERE TO HELP
Check your local library for free resources on the March 7 election. 

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HELPING OUR HOMELESS

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COUNTY'S HOMELESS WINTER SHELTER PROGRAM & UPCOMING HOMELESS COUNT
The Los Angeles County Homeless Services Authority is offering a winter shelter to the homeless.  This program provides homeless adults with overnight shelter, meals, showers, and case management services from December 1st to March 1st. Those in need of emergency shelter are encouraged to go directly to one of the free transporation pick-up points. 

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TOPANGA MESSENGER - FABRIC OF TOPANGA

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TOPANGA'S UNSUNG HEROES
We are proud to present the unsung heroes of Topanga. We have chosen individuals who have been volunteers for many years. The Topanga Messenger has covered so many events over the last 40 years and many of these folks are always behind the scenes making everything possible and have rarely been acknowledged.

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MOUNTAIN LION P-45 LIVES!

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SUPERVISOR KUEHL RESPONDS TO P-45 INCIDENT
"I am very grateful to the property owner for her willingness to work with my office, the National Park Service, the National Wildlife Federation, and others to spare the life of one of the precious few mountain lions left in our Santa Monica Mountains." 

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Southern California Edison - Avoiding Scams

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DON'T FALL VICTIM TO SCAMMERS

Recently, some Topangans have been targeted by scammers regarding their power bill and related accounts. Edison is aware of these incidents and has alerted their corporate security team. Read on for important information about how to avoid scammers. 

 

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EMERGENCY PLAN FOR SENIORS & SPECIAL ACCESS

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EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR SENIORS AND THOSE WITH ACCESS NEEDS
Creating an emergency plan for seniors and those with access and functional needs was developed by Canyon Sages and TCEP who want to encourage seniors and others who might need assistance during a fire, flood, earthquake or other natural disaster.

 

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SUPE'S TAKE 5 - WEEKLY NEWS FLASH

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SUPERVISOR SHEILA KUEHL HIGHLIGHTS - 5 ITEMS OF INTEREST
County Anti-Fraud Effort; County's Fleet Maintenance In-House Proposal; Prop 47 Implementation; Santa Monica "A City of Well-Being"; Adoption Of New Strategic Plan
News flash!  Every week, following the Board meeting, Los Angeles County Supervisor, Sheila Kuehl will feature five items that she thinks you might find interesting, important, and/or fun. It’s your way to get a quick rundown of several highlights of the meeting in no more than 5 minutes! Looking for more? Click here!

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