Caveat: Use dated material accordingly.
June 2007: Schwarzenegger Names Colonna To Governing Board of San Gabriel/Lower L.A. Rivers & Mtns. Conservancy
June 2007: Council Directs Preparation Of Updated SEADIP But Sends Item Back To City Staff With Instructions To Develop Process For Inclusive Community Outreach
May 2007: Councilman DeLong Seeks To Advance "Southeast Area Development & Improvement Plan" To Planning Comm'n; Local Enviro Groups Urge Council Delay Citing Process and Substance
April 2007: Tree Planting & "Earth Day" Celebration @ Newcomb (K-8) Academy
April 2007: Priority Funding For Projects To Reduce Pollution Removed From Ass'y Bill Steering Money From Nov. 06 Infrastructure Bond; LB Ass'ywoman Karnette Doesn't Dissent And Votes "Yes"
April 2007: Westside Industrial Redevelopment Project Area Committee Approves Resolution Urging Council To Support State Legislation Enacting "No Net Increase" In Port Air Pollution Mechanism
April 2007: Sen. Lowenthal Adds Verbiage To His "Port Investment" Bill Letting CA Transportation Comm'n Decide If LB/L.A. Ports Meet Their Self-Declared Clean Air "Goals"; PoLB May Seek Separate Amendment Facilitating Using Container Fees For Capacity-Expanding New Version Of Desmond Bridge
April 2007: AQMD Board Hears Concerns From Local Enviro Politeo Over Sen. Lowenthal's "Port Investment" Bill; AQMD Backs Bill With Modest Amendments, Remains Silent On Senator's Failure To Reintroduce "No Net Increase" In Pollution Bill
Feb. 2007: Gov. Schwarzenegger & U.S. Senator McCain Hold Terminal Island Press Event, Call For Nat'l Low Carbon Fuel Standard For Transportation Fuels
Photo: CA Governor's office
Feb. 2007: Residents filled Stearns Park rec room for meeting of City Council's Environmental Committee. Air pollution monitoring was detailed and discussed...and Councilman Patrick O'Donnell urged real time monitoring of Airport-related pollution.
July 2006: UK PM Blair & CA Gov. Schwarzenegger Choose PoLB As Site For Signing Agreement To Reduce Greenhouse Gases Linked To Global Warming
Feb. 2006: With Video: Los Cerritos Wetlands Whacked (PCH/2d-Westminster) Under Mosquito Abatement Notice From Greater L.A. County Vector Control District; Wetlands Advocates Duel (Again) With Anti-Mosquito Agency
Sept. 2005: LB-Area Homes Run On The Sun, Open For Free "Solar Tour" Sat. Oct 1
Aug. 2005: LB's First Solar Powered Fire Station Now Operating in Belmont Shore, Initiative By Councilman Colonna, Solar Demo Project Courtesy Of BP
Jan. 2005: Former LB Councilman -- And Staunch Solar Energy Supporter -- Jerry Shultz Welcomes Breakthrough Invention Of More Efficient Solar Cell
Oct. 2004: LB Activists & TV Producer Receive "Everybody is Good At Heart" Awards
Oct. 2003: LB Gets New, Less Polluting Garbage Trucks & Street Sweepers Powered by Liquefied Natural Gas
Jan. 2002: Greenbelt Committee Holds 4th Annual New Year's Day Celebration