As drought conditions persist, local officials encourage residents to conserve water and protect their homes from brush fires. Water officials don't expect the Santa Clarita Valley to face mandatory restrictions unless the drought becomes more severe.
As the Christmas season comes to a close, Waste Management offers Christmas tree disposal for residents in the Santa Clarita Valley and the Los Angeles County Fire Department warns of the dangers of keeping a dry tree in the home.
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors will decide Tuesday whether to grant a contract to Langan Engineering and Environmental Services. They would provide consulting for an improvement project at L.A. County Fire's Del Valle Training Center.