Our network

Environment

Grant funding request for Rubicon Trail projects available for viewing March 8

Grant funding request for Rubicon Trail projects available for viewing March 8

The El Dorado County Department of Transportation and El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department are applying to the California Department of Parks and Recreation, Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation (OHMVR) Division for the 2010-11 grants program for funding of projects on the Rubicon Trail.

The grants applications will be posted on the OHMVR website on March 8. To review the grant applications submitted, click on  www.ohv.parks.ca.gov

The 30-day public review and comment period for the 2010-11 Grants and Cooperative Agreement Program begins March 7 and ends April 4. This period provides an opportunity for the public to review the preliminary applications submitted to the OHMVR Division for consideration during the current grant cycle.

Recycling in El Dorado Hills will soon deliver added rewards

Recycling in El Dorado Hills will soon deliver added rewards

El Dorado Hills residents already recycle, but soon they’ll get rewarded for it.

Recyclebank converts residents’ recycled waste into points redeemable for discounts at area grocers, restaurants and other merchants.

The El Dorado Hills Community Services District (CSD) and El Dorado Disposal is hosting an event to showcase Recyclebank.

WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 26, beginning at 10:00 a.m.
WHERE: Nugget Market in Town Center, 4500 Post St., El Dorado Hills

Local and regional officials representing California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle) , El Dorado Hills Community Services and El Dorado Disposal Service will also be in attendance.