Here are 15 easy ways you can help get the word out and make a difference.

1.  Demand an additional public hearing before the DEIR period expires and where the public commissioners are present   Go to this link for a template letter and the proper addresses to send it to:  Public hearing request!  addresses and letter template

2.  Write letters of concern to those in your local government and these county officials:

Public speakers

Department of Regional Planning

320 West Temple Street, 13th Floor
Los Angeles, California 90012
Phone: (213) 974-6411
Fax: (213) 626-0434
TDD: (213) 617-2292
Email: zoningldcc@planning.lacounty.gov 


Richard Claghorn
Principal Regional Planning Assistant
Zoning Permits North Secton Department of Regional Planning
320 W. Temple Street, Room 1348
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Phone: 213-974-6443

Board of Supervisors
213 974-1411 executiveoffice@bos.lacounty.gov

Michael D. Antonovich Supervisor, Fifth District- ">fifthdistrict@lacbos.org” target=”_blank”>fifthdistrict@lacbos.org– 213-974-5555  – Fax #: 213-974-1010
Sheila Kuehl Supervisor, Third District Population – 213-974-3333  – Fax #: 213-625-7360 – Sheila@bos.lacounty.gov
Mark Ridley-Thomas Supervisor, Second District – 213-974-2222  – Fax #: 213-680-3283 – markridley-thomas@ bos.lacounty.gov
Hilda L. Solis Supervisor, First District Population – Fax #: 213-613-1739 hildalsolis.org – E-mail: FirstDistrict@ bos.lacounty.gov
Don Knabe Supervisor, Fourth District – 213-974-4444  – Fax #: 213-626-6941 knabe.com – E-mail: don@bos.lacounty.gov


3.  Sign our petition and ask others to as well:  http://www.c4cclc.com/petition/Detail view of the signature box of a contract with a pen.


4.  Printout and hang in your side car windows any of these signs to get the info out in a portable WP_20141108_003fashion:  http://www.c4cclc.com/help-get-word-car-signs/

5.  Attend your local City/Town Council Meetings and voice your concern and input on this expansion

*** Check for upcoming meeting dates on our calendar in the right column***

Castaic Area Town Council – http://castaicareatowncouncil.org

Santa Clarita City Council – http://www.santa-clarita.com/index.aspx?page=71

Val Verde Civic Association – https://www.facebook.com/valverdecalifornia

Val Verde Community Advisory Committee – http://www.valverdecac.com

Los Angeles County Solid Waste Management Committee/Integrated Waste Management Task Force  http://dpw.lacounty.gov/epd/tf/

6.  Tweet at us @C4CCLC and feel free to use any of these hashtags to further build interest:  #iamvalverde, #valleyofthedumps, #trashingsocal, #zerowastefail, #healthb4wealth, #leftoutlatinos, #40yrsisenough, #badneighbor, #disposableppl,


7.  Like our Facebook page and invite others to as well.



8.  Printout flyers and post where you work or in any businesses, schools, churches, etc. you frequent where folks would want to know about it.flyer_3_thumb

You can find a flyer here:  http://www.c4cclc.com/flyer-1-heard/

9.  Tour the landfill.  Please contact Steve Cassulo at Chiquita Canyon at (661) 257-3655 to schedule aIMG_1603_edit tour.


10.  Send others to this page to take their own action http://www.c4cclc.com/help/

11.  Consider joining or creating a Next door site for your area to better communicate with your nextdoorneighbors www.nextdoor.com


12.  Email us often with any questions or any ideas you may have for actions we can take at c4cclc@gmail.com


13.  Visit our site often or subscribe to our feed to know the latest information we are putting out.

14. Educate yourself on this project and environmental issues surrounding landfills, their regulations and agencies as well as the many other facets involved with waste management.

15.  Last but not least…Re-use, Recycle, and Compost whenever you can.photo 1(1)







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