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November 4, 2014 @ 7:00 PM

Calabasas City Hall, Council Chambers
100 Civic Center Way, Calabasas


Call to Order/ Roll Call of Commission Members
Pledge of Allegiance
Approval of Agenda
Approval of Minutes of September 2, 2014 meeting


Nov. 7th (10 am – 3 pm)   Electronic Waste Round-up at Albertson’s shopping center parking lot located at 26521 Agoura Road
Nov. 13th (6:30 to 8:30PM)   Malibu Creek and North Santa Monica Bay Coastal Watersheds Public Workshop, Location:  King Gillette Ranch, 26800 West Mulholland Highway, Calabasas
Nov. 14th (9am-2:00am)   Water Base Paint and Used Oil Round-Up at the Calabasas City Hall located at 100 Civic Center Way
Nov. 15th   America Recycles Day
Nov. 21st (10am – 3pm)   Electronic Waste Collection Event at Vons Shopping Center Parking Lot located at 23381 Mulholland Drive, Woodland Hills (intersection of Calabasas Road).
Nov. 26th   Nominations for 2014 Carl Gibbs Environmental Excellence Award are due.


“The mission of the Environmental Commission of the City of Calabasas is to advise the City Council regarding the stewardship of our environment as it affects the character of the Community and quality of life of our residents. We strive to balance those elements that influence the degree to which our community sustains its social, economic and physical environment while maintaining and enhancing our natural and cultural resources”.



1. Commissioners’ Comment (10 minutes)

2. Continued Discussion on Cleanup of Santa Susana Field Laboratory, presentations by Cindi Gortner, William Preston Bowling and Christine Rowe (45 minutes)

Item 2 - Staff Report

Attachment 1 - Technical Report prepared by Southern California Federation of Scientists, Physicians for Social Responsibility and Los Angeles Committee to Bridge the Gap Rocketdyne Cleanup Coalition

Attachment 2 - Technical Report: The Importance of Carrying Out the Santa Susana Field Laboratory Cleanup Agreements

Presentation - Cleanup Criteria from the Perspective of a Neighborhood Council

Presentation - Administrative Orders on Consent - Process, Agreements and Recommended Solution

Correspondence Received

3. Selection of Drawings for City’s 2015 Recycling Awareness Calendar (30 minutes)

4. Selection of a Theme for City’s 2015 Recycling Drawing Contest (10 minutes)

5. Report from Climate Change and Water Conservation Sub-committees (20 minutes)

6. Discussion on Environmental Public Forum (15 minutes)


NEXT MEETING: December 2, 2014

After the Meeting: Screening of “Stormwater Management: Turning Runoff into a Resource” (26 minutes)


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