The city of Santa Clarita's population has gone up by more than 4,000 residents or almost two percent since January 2013. The city maintains its position as the third largest city in Los Angeles County, behind Long Beach and the city of Los Angeles.
Another rabid bat has turned up in the Santa Clarita Valley, at a residence in Newhall. It is the season's third rabid bat in Los Angeles County. Last year, nearly half of the rabid bats reported in the county were found in the SCV.
FYI, an A&E network, is casting for the pilot of a new show "Backyard Makeover," which will start filming in June. They are looking for families in Santa Clarita and Los Angeles County who have overgrown backyards.
The city of Santa Clarita will be accepting hazardous and electronic waste for disposal, during a free E-Waste Roundup on Saturday at College of the Canyons. The county Sanitation Districts and Department of Public Works are partnering with the city.
Several decisions that would affect the Santa Clarita Valley and surrounding areas are on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors' agenda for Tuesday's meeting. These involve, road expansions, sewer fees and improvements for Pitchess Detention Center.
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors received a report on Tuesday from several county health departments on the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, enrollment numbers and plans going forward.