Community members are invited to use their imagination and creative flair to transform an everyday curbside recycling cart into a work of art for the City’s cArt aRt Competition, which promotes reusing and recycling household items. Residents, families, school groups, clubs, teams, church groups and other organizations are encouraged to participate in the competition, which is opennow through Monday, March 24, 2014.
Residents interested in joining the City of Santa Clarita’s team of dedicated water safety professionals are invited to attend lifeguard tryouts onSaturday, March 8, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Santa Clarita Aquatic Center. All candidates must complete and submit an online application form in advance at Agency.GovernmentJobs.com/SantaClarita/ in order to be considered.
March right into the month of spring with the City of Santa Clarita Public Library as they host a variety of FREE educational events at each library branch, including Canyon Country, Valencia and Old Town Newhall. Community members of all ages are invited to participate in engaging, interactive programming, including:
The Los Angeles County Operational Area Emergency Operations Center (CEOC) was activated at 6:00 a.m. PST in response to a strong winter storm moving through Los Angeles County. The storm system is impacting Los Angeles County cities and unincorporated area communities. The storm system is forecast to bring heavy rain, snow in high elevations, isolated thunderstorms, and gusty winds to the area through Saturday, March 1, 2014. The CEOC is activated in support of the cities of Glendora, Azusa, Monrovia, Rancho Palos Verdes, Long Beach, and Los Angeles.
Several road closures are being enforced in the Santa Clarita Valley and surrounding areas due to mud slides and traffic conditions resulting from the winter storm that hit the area early Friday morning.
The City of Santa Clarita invites local business representatives to a FREE vendor outreach workshop on Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. to learn more about doing business with the City. The event will take place in the Council Chambers at City Hall, located at 23920 Valencia Boulevard.
After receiving approval from state and church officials, Providence Health and Services of Southern California will assume sponsorship of Saint John's Health Center on Saturday, making it Providence's sixth hospital in Los Angeles County.