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Join Thousand Oaks Public Works for a Free Open House Celebrating Public Works Week

For the 30th year, the City of Thousand Oaks will celebrate National Public Works Week to honor the tens of thousands of men and women who provide and maintain essential infrastructure and services. This year’s National Public Works Week theme,…

0 Comments / 67 View / April 27, 2017

Spare the air by turning off your car

Idling engines cause harmful health effects Idling refers to running a vehicle’s engine when the vehicle is not in motion. It commonly occurs when drivers are stopped at red lights, waiting outside businesses or residences or during school drop off and…

4 Comments / 155 View / November 8, 2016

$45,000 in Grants Available for Thousand Oaks Nonprofits

The City of Thousand Oaks Public Works Department will be accepting applications for the 2016-2017 Community Enhancement Grant Program now through Wednesday, October 19, 2016. The program provides grants for non-profit community and school groups, such as clubs and booster organizations,…

3 Comments / 203 View / September 30, 2016

$45,000 in Grants Available for Thousand Oaks Nonprofits

The City of Thousand Oaks Public Works Department will be accepting online applications for the 2015-2016 Community Enhancement Grant Program beginning Thursday, October 1 through Thursday, October 22, 2015. The program provides grants for non-profit community and school groups, such…

1 Comment / 190 View / September 15, 2015

Zero Waste Lunch Tips & Non-Toxic School Supplies

Can you believe the summer season is drawing to a close and its almost time for the kids to go back to school? Go green and make it a goal to put sustainable practices into their lunches all year long! Packing…

0 Comments / 120 View / August 13, 2015

CLU Students Need Your Help – 5 Min Survey

The City of Thousand Oaks GoGreen Team is working with Dr. Jean Sandlins’ marketing class. The class is designed to give students real world experience in developing and implementing marketing campaigns. The students are divided into ad agencies (working teams…

2 Comments / 313 View / March 2, 2015

Climate Solutions Presentation

“If momma ain’t happy, ain’t nobody happy…” Sharon Markenson, retired teacher and climate change educator/activist started off her Climate Change Presentation at a local high school with this age-old adage, which rings true in more ways than one. Specifically, Markenson…

2 Comments / 258 View / January 29, 2015

National School Lunch Week: October 13 – 17

Did you know? October 13 – 17, is National School Lunch Week— a weeklong celebration of the school lunch program, created by President John F. Kennedy in 1962. There are many fun and creative ways to celebrate this week, while…

0 Comments / 86 View / October 16, 2014

$45,000 in Grants Available to Thousand Oaks Community Groups

The City of Thousand Oaks will be accepting online applications for the 2013-2014 Community Enhancement Grant Program beginning October 1 through October 20, 2014. The program provides grants for non-profit community and school groups to raise funds to support group activities by completing a community beautification or environmental project.

Comments Off on $45,000 in Grants Available to Thousand Oaks Community Groups / 208 View / September 25, 2014

Several Benefits Support Walking or Biking to School

Walking and biking to schools in Thousand Oaks keeps kids and the environment healthy.

Comments Off on Several Benefits Support Walking or Biking to School / 465 View / August 25, 2014

Public Works Open House Set For May 20-21

Thousand Oaks Residents and School Groups Invited to Public Works Open House

Comments Off on Public Works Open House Set For May 20-21 / 62 View / May 2, 2014