The cold, December day started early for about 20 members of the Garden Grove Police Department, en route to the Orange County Flood Control Channel on the east side of Brookhurst Street, at 13th Street. With El Niño’s dangerous release of record rainfall likely to hit soon, the flood control channel was the place to be—and not to be.
This holiday season, Republic Services, Inc. reminds everyone to incorporate sustainability into family traditions and work celebrations with seven helpful holiday recycling tips.
With parties, decorations, cards, gift giving, and travel, Americans generate 25 percent more trash than normal during the holiday season, or one million extra tons of waste. Roughly 80 percent of what is thrown away during the holidays could be recycled or reused, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
This past Tuesday, December 8, City officials announced that the long-awaited start of construction for the City’s largest proposed commercial and residential development – Brookhurst Triangle, officially named Brookhurst Place - had arrived. Construction for the 14-acre, master-planned community will begin this month.
The community is invited to participate in upcoming Public Informational meetings to provide input on the formation of new district voting maps for the city. The first round of public workshops will take place on Wednesday, December 9 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Garden Grove Sports and Recreation Center, at Garden Grove Park, located at 13641 Deodara Drive.
San Francisco, December 2, 2015 -- The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) will hold a community forum in Santa Ana to discuss and answer questions about the CPUC’s July 2015 decision to significantly change residential electricity rates, including the requirement that starting in 2019 all residential customers will be offered time of use rates as a default.
WHAT: CPUC Santa Ana Rate Design Forum
The City of Garden Grove invites public participation in an upcoming community meeting to discuss the possible relocation or reconstruction of Fire Station No. 6, currently located at 12111 Chapman Avenue. The meeting is scheduled on Tuesday, December 15, 2015, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room at Walton Intermediate School, located at 12181 Buaro Street, Garden Grove, 92840.
Garden Grove Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver License Checkpoint on Saturday, December 12, 2015, at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 9:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m.
At a press conference today, the City of Garden Grove announced that the Brookhurst Street Rehabilitation project, originally scheduled for completion in mid-December, is expected to be done by the end of next week. The $2.5 million project raised concerns from area businesses, prompting discussions and immediate actions to be taken by the City.