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2007 - Buckweed fire chars 38,356 acres, destroys 21 homes in Canyon Country and Agua Dulce [story]
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City Council to Consider Federal Funds in Support of Future Local Affordable Housing
Friday, May 7, 2021

The Santa Clarita City Council will consider allocating a little over $3.5 million in federal funding intended to support low- and moderate-income residents with decent and affordable housing and economic opportunities. The proposed allocation will be discussed as part of a public hearing, which also...

Feb. 26: City Council Legislative Committee Virtual Special Meeting
Thursday, Feb 25, 2021

The Santa Clarita City Council Legislative Committee will hold a special meeting virtually Friday, Feb. 26, at 2:00 p.m. Items on the agenda include assembly bills regarding taxation (minimum franchise tax/small business) and public health (amusement parks and COVID-19) , as well as senate bills regarding ...

Oct. 17: SCV Water Public Outreach & Legislative Committee Meeting
Thursday, Oct 17, 2019

SCV Water’s Public Outreach and Legislation Committee is scheduled to meet on Thursday, Oct. 17, at 5:30 p.m. An update of the September 2019 Federal Legislative Brief is one of the items on the agenda. The meeting will take place at Summit Circle Training Room, located at 26521 Summit Circle,...

May 30: City Council Legislative Committee Meeting
Tuesday, May 28, 2019

The Santa Clarita City Council Legislative Committee will hold a public meeting Thursday, May 30, at 10:30 a.m. Items on the agenda include bills addressing community colleges and their service agreements with public safety, accessory dwelling units and fighting homelessness. The meeting will take place...

May 6: Santa Clarita City Council’s Legislative Committee Meeting
Thursday, May 2, 2019

The Santa Clarita City Council’s Legislative Committee will hold a meeting Monday, May 6, at 10:00 a.m. Items on the agenda include Microenterprise home kitchen operations, retail cannabis activity and homeless coordinating and financing council. The meeting will take place in the Orchard Room...

Nov. 15: SCV Water Agency Public Outreach, Legislative Committee Meeting
Thursday, Nov 15, 2018

The Santa Clarita Valley Water Agency’s Public Outreach and Legislative Committee will be meeting tonight, at 5:30 p.m. at the Santa Clarita Water Division Training Room, located at 26521 Summit Circle, Santa Clarita, 91350. Items on the agenda include a discussion on Municipal Water Leader Magazine...

Sept. 13: SCV Water Public Outreach & Legislative Committee Meeting
Tuesday, Sep 11, 2018

A special meeting of Santa Clarita Valley Water’s Public Outreach and Legislative Committee is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 13, at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will take place in the Training Room at Santa Clarita Water Division located at 26521 Summit Circle, Santa Clarita, 91350. To view the agenda...

May 25: City Council Legislative Committee Meeting
Thursday, May 24, 2018

The Santa Clarita City Council Legislative Committee will hold a meeting Friday, May 25, at 11:00 a.m. The meeting will take place in the Orchard Room of City Hall, First Floor, 23920 Valencia Blvd., Santa Clarita, 91355. To view the agenda online, click [here].

May 8: City Council Legislative Committee Meeting
Monday, May 7, 2018

The Santa Clarita City Council’s Legislative Committee will review pending state Assembly and Senate bills in its meeting at City Hall on Tuesday, May 8 at 4 p.m. The committee will discuss Assembly Bills 2214 and 2268, Senate bills 828, 831 and 946, and the Tax Fairness, Transparency and Accountability...

May 19: City Council Committee Legislative Committee Meeting
Thursday, May 18, 2017

City Council Committee Legislative Committee Meeting 5/19/2017 2:00 PM City Hall, Orchard Room 23920 Valencia Blvd., 1st Floor   Santa Clarita, CA 91355 Downloads: Agenda Agenda Packet Call to Order Roll Call Roll Call ITEM 1 ASSEMBLY BILL 190 – LOCAL GOVERNMENT: DEVELOPMENT...

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Senate Republican Leader Scott Wilk, (R-Santa Clarita), delivered a second letter Thursday to ensure accountability on a state-funded COVID-19 testing lab.
Wilk Demands Newsom Admin to Halt Auto-Renew Of No-Bid Contract for Valencia Testing Lab
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed Thursday 27 new deaths and 1,167 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, with 36,924 total cases in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Thursday COVID-19 Roundup: SCV Cases Total 36,924; L.A. County Ready to Administer Additional Boosters
Aglaia Mortcheva has spent over 20 years working in animation, from Comedy Central to Nickelodeon and FOX, and is eager to share her insights on turning cartoons into characters people care about as a professor in California State University, Northridge’s animation program in the Department of Art.
CSUN Welcomes Longtime Nickelodeon Animator as Art Department Professor
The city of Santa Clarita’s Volunteer Engagement Program is pleased to partner with the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce’s Nonprofit Council and the SCV Nonprofit Leaders Network for the 2021 Nonprofit Symposium.
City Inviting Area Nonprofits to 2021 Nonprofit Symposium
The end of the season approaches as the Santa Clarita Valley football teams are officially over halfway done with league play.
Week Nine Foothill League Roundup for Trinity, Santa Clarita Christian, Castaic
After a year of virtual celebrations, the only zooming that will be done at the College of the Canyons Fall 2021 Science Talk Star Party will be through actual telescopes.
Oct. 29: COC’s Fall Star Party Returns to Canyon Country Campus
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has voted 17 students, including Sujin Kim from California Institute of the Arts, winners of the 48th Student Academy Awards competition.
CalArtian Among 17 Winners of Student Academy Awards
Seventeen employees were honored as the Classified Employees of the Year Wednesday night at the William S. Hart Union High School District’s governing board meeting.
Hart Governing Board Recognizes Classified Employees of the Year
Hundreds of Santa Clarita teens gathered on Sunday, Oct. 17, to join actor-influencer Eric Artell in kicking off the “ASMD Baby Food Challenge,” a social media challenge created to raise awareness for local toddler Damian Markham and Wylder Nation Foundation. 
Baby Food Challenge Kicks Off Locally for Terminally-Ill SCV Toddler
2007 - Buckweed fire chars 38,356 acres, destroys 21 homes in Canyon Country and Agua Dulce [story]
Buckweed Fire
Family Promise Santa Clarita in partnership with Williams Homes, And HomeAid LA, will break ground on their new local resource center. 
Family Promise To Break Ground On New Resource Center
Los Angeles County Public Health officials on Wednesday confirmed 31 new deaths and 1,267 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, with 36,859 total cases in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Wednesday COVID-19 Roundup: Public Health Urges Vaccines for Sports Viewing; 36,859 Total SCV Cases
College of the Canyons freshman cross country runner Danielle Salcedo has been named the California Community College Sports Information Association (CCCSIA) Female State Athlete of the Month for September.
COC Cross Country Star Named CCCSIA Athlete of the Month
Caltrans today announced a new Clean California pilot program that offers Adopt-a-Highway volunteers up to $250 for picking up highway litter.
Caltrans Offers Up To $250 For Highway Litter Removal For A Clean California
Zonta Club of Santa Clarita is inviting the public to join their Empower Hour by The i-5 Freedom Network, a non profit anti Human Trafficking organization, to raise awareness about this modern day slavery, what it looks like and what the community can do about it. 
Zonta SCV To Host Human Trafficking Roundtable
William S. Hart Union High School District governing board members are scheduled Wednesday night to discuss and vote on an application to receive $15 million in government funds for COVID-19 relief on campuses.  
Hart District Board To Discuss $15M COVID Relief, New Labor Agreement
Unless they adopt a by-district election system at their next meeting, a lawsuit compelling the Santa Clarita City Council to move away from “at large” voting will be filed under the California Voting Rights Act as early as next week, a Walnut Creek attorney said on Tuesday. 
City Receives Lawsuit Ultimatum Over City ‘At Large’ Voting
1873 - Santa Barbara lawyers Charles Fernald and J.T. Richards purchase Rancho San Francisco (75 square miles of SCV) for $33,000, or 69 cents an acre, in a sheriff's sale [story]
souvenir title report
The last remaining USDA Forest Service Pacific Southwest Firewatch Cobra Program Vietnam War-era helicopter took its final flight on Saturday as the department transitions to a new era of aerial supervision utilizing modern helicopters and implementing modern technologies like fixed-wing aircraft to service a larger landscape.
US Forest Service to Transition to New Era of Aerial Supervision as Last Remaining Cobra Helicopter Takes Final Flight
Local artist and SCAA member Richard Omura will exhibit his art at The MAIN Theater in Newhall through October 31. The show is titled “Visions of Steampunk” and will include many of his unique mixed media works.
Local Artist to Exhibit Art Show Titled ‘Visions of Steampunk’ at the MAIN
HOPE Theatre Arts announced a live, in-person and free storytime event on Sunday, Nov. 7, at 2:30 p.m. at The Open Book in Canyon Country.
Nov. 7: HOPE Theatre Arts to Present Live Storytime Event in Canyon Country
Los Angeles County Public Health officials on Tuesday confirmed 26 new deaths and 825 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, with 36,800 total cases in the Santa Clarita Valley. In addition, Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital officials confirmed one additional death bringing the total number of COVID-19 deaths since the onset of the pandemic to 176.
Tuesday COVID-19 Roundup: Henry Mayo Confirms 176th Death; Public Health Reports 36,800 Total SCV Cases
Safety is always Caltrans’ top priority, and with the annual National Pedestrian Safety Month taking place in October, the department is stepping up its efforts to enhance safety and educate the public on how to keep pedestrians safe.
Caltrans Encourages Community to Help Protect Walkers During National Pedestrian Safety Month
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