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Contra Costa Times
East Bay My Word: New engineering project last thing the Delta needs
Like the Florida Everglades, the Bay Delta watershed is a national treasure. Every Californian has a stake in the outcome of the fierce controversy over the re-engineering of our unique and precious estuary.
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Mountain Meadows CSD attempts to expand board
A cash-strapped special district east south of Tehachapi is pushing to fill two vacant seats on its board of directors.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Mountain bike park idea moves to next stage
The Tehachapi City Council approved a number of items at its July 7 meeting, including the go-ahead for the city staff to seek out potential partners for a down-hill gravity mountain bike path.
Receiver doesn't want GH sewage to go to city
Receiver Clifford Bressler voices his concerns about a feasibility study conducted by AECOM regarding the Golden Hills Sanitation Company during a Golden Hills CSD meeting on July 18. Board President Ed Kennedy opened the floor to the public, where the topic focused primarily on a study conducted by AECOM, the consultant hired by Kern County to ... (more)
DA's office files civil complaint against Benz Sanitation
Kern County's District Attorney office filed a civil suit against Benz Sanitation, Inc. on July 7 on grounds of violating regulations for dumping of solid waste without a permit.
TVRPD, Golden Hills relationship discussed
Two local agencies appear to have found some common ground over parks following a discussion by the Tehachapi Valley Recreation and Parks District's board at its July 15 meeting.
News@Noon for July 22, 2014
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Mon Jul 21, 2014
Public meeting regarding Kern Transit tonight at
An informational meeting has been set for Monday, July 21 at the Tehachapi Veterans Hall, 125 East "F" St., regarding changes to the Kern Regional Transit system.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Temple City Tribune
Intermittent Park, Street & Freeway Closures and Helicopter Activity...
As Southern California Edison wraps up its close to four year segment of the Tehachapi Renewable Transmission Project in Duarte, residents will experience some intermittent park, street and freeway closures with helicopter activity.
News@Noon for July 17, 2014
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Tue Jul 15, 2014
NBC Los Angeles
Outdoor Water Waste Is Banned Statewide
Despite warnings from officials that California is facing one of its worst droughts in its history and that excessive water usage could be penalized, water use went up during the month of May, according to a new report.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
'Treasure Island' opens at BeeKay July 18
Spanish actor and musician Martin Lasaosa, age 16, is currently an exchange student in Tehachapi.
Future looks bright for Old Towne revitalization
Kern County Second District Supervisor Zack Scrivener, Lorelei Oviatt, director of Kern County Planning and Community Development, and Jeanine Cavalli, consultant of PMC, greeted attendees of the Old Towne Tehachapi Vision Plan unveiling event held July 9 at Valley Oaks Charter School.
News@Noon for July 14, 2014
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Thunderstorms in forecast
The National Weather Service in Hanford has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for the Tehachapi area, along with other Kern County mountain areas, the Southeastern Kern County desert and the Indian Wells Valley.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Walmart case management date set for Sept. 5
Acceptance of a revised environmental impact report for the proposed Walmart in the city of Tehachapi was pushed back by another court date following a case management conference on July 11. Judge Kenneth C. Twisselman agreed to a request by Mark Wolfe, attorney for Tehachapi First, for more information between the city, Walmart attorneys, and the ... (more)
Thu Jul 10, 2014
News@Noon for July 10, 2014:
City Attorney Tom Schroeter, in his report, recommended the council repeal an ordinance adopted in 2010 that was a stricter... .
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Treasure Trove to host a changing of the guard open house
Tehachapi Treasure Trove partners Mel White, Janet Meabon and Susanna Monette welcome the public to an open house to celebrate the changing of the guard.
CHP driver education program on July 16
In response to what it sees as a leading cause of fatal traffic accidents, the California Highway Patrol will be holding a public course on Wednesday, July 16 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Tehachapi Police Department, 220 West "C" St. Start Smart is a drive safety education program aimed at newly licensed and future teenage drivers between 15 and 19 ... (more)
Tehachapi man killed in Arvin traffic accident
A traffic accident in Arvin left one Tehachapi man dead on Tuesday, July 8, according to the California Highway Patrol.