Aliso Canyon Gas Facility Hearings - Februrary 1 & 2
Fifteen months after the methane leak from the Aliso Canyon gas facility which displaced thousands of Porter Ranch residents from their homes, the State Department of Oil, Gas, and Geothermal Resources (DOGGR) and the California Public Utilities Commission are holding two nights of hearings on reopening the facility.
THE SPIRIT OF GIVING IN TOPANGA
Support TCEP in their effort to keep Topanga safe.
TCEP has been providing accurate, verified emergency information to Topanga and the surrounding SM Mountain areas for 23 years without a break! TCEP volunteers are among the most dedicated people in the canyon, putting their own lives on hold to monitor and communicate during wildfires and other disasters.
REPRESENTATIVE LIEU'S STATEMENT ON APPOINTMENT AS ASSISTANT WHIP
January 10, 2017 / Press Release
Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D | Los Angeles County) issued a statement regarding his appointment as an Assistant Whip for the Democratic Caucus in the 115th Congress. In the 114th Congress, Mr. Lieu served as the President of the Freshman Class of Democrats.
To see Mr. Lieu's statement regarding his appointment, click here.
US REPRESENTATIVE TED LIEU ANNOUNCES HIGH SCHOOL ART COMPETITION
Each spring, a nation-wide high school arts competition is sponsored by the Members of the U.S. House of Representatives. The Artistic Discovery Contest is an opportunity to recognize and encourage the artistic talent in the nation, as well as in our Congressional District.
The Artistic Discovery Contest is open to all high school students (9-12th grade) who either reside or attend school in the 33rd District.
LA COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF BEACHES & HARBORS LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE
Discover the best ways to visit LA's many iconic beaches, with detailed public transit and parking info, explore Marina Del Rey, get free sandbags to protect your home and more! The new "Find a Beach" function is really cool.
SPLASH INTO THE NEW YEAR AT THE BEACH!
The Beach House is a unique commuinty destination. With spectacular views, splash pad, playground, gallery, Marion Davies Guest House, beach courts & fields, community & cultural events, historical pool, free wi-fi, and more---there's something for everyone to enjoy.
A NOTE FROM THE LOST HILLS SHERIFF'S STATION ABOUT THEFTS FROM VEHICLES
If you see suspicious activity, please call the Sheriff's Station at: 818-878-1808.
During the holiday season, the Sheriff's Department usually sees an increase in thefts from vehicles. Remember to lock your vehicles and remove ALL of your valuables.
COUNTY'S HOMELESS WINTER SHELTER PROGRAM & UPCOMING HOMELESS COUNT
The Los Angeles County Homeless Services Authority is offering a winter shelter to the homeless. This program provides homeless adults with overnight shelter, meals, showers, and case management services from December 1st to March 1st. Those in need of emergency shelter are encouraged to go directly to one of the free transporation pick-up points.
HOW TO RECEIVE EMERGENCY UPDATES FROM T-CEP AND MORE THAN 35 OTHER SELECTED ACCOUNTS
by Scott Ferguson
Set up your Twitter preferences to receive push notifications from T-CEP on your mobile device. You'll get real time updates on incidents texted to your phone in seconds. In a fast moving fire emergency, Twitter will be your best place to stay informed because you won't miss any Tweets. TopangaCERT is another local social resource you should have on your mobile devices. CERT is more active on reporting traffic issues, although T-CEP will often report major traffic problems that affect a broad area. Here's a Step-by-step guide on setting up Twitter and T-CEP push notifications: http://fb.me/4uc60lXez
THE TOWN COUNCIL SERVING TOPANGA SINCE 1977
Formed in 1977 in response to needs unique to our mountain community, residents created the TCTC to serve as a liaison with our town’s official governing body, the Los Angeles County Supervisor’s Office. Since then, TCTC has served the local interests of the residents, businesses, property owners, environment and wildlife in Topanga Canyon and the Santa Monica Mountains. Most especially, during its 40-year history, its many accomplishments have been made possible by the commitment and contributions of many dedicated volunteers working to make Topanga a better place to live and work. To donate, click here.
CRIME PREVENTION TIPS FOR HOME AND FAMILY
Lost Hills Sheriff Station Offers Holiday Advice
If you see suspicious activity, please call the Sheriff's Station at: 818-878-1808 or call 911.
During the holidays our minds try to focus on happy times as well as a myriad of holiday commitments. We look for the good in all those around us. Unfortunately, some people choose to take advantage of our festive attitudes and open mindedness. Below is a list of reminders which may help reduce your chance of being a victim during the holiday season.
DON'T FALL VICTIM TO SCAMMERS
Recently, some Topangans have been targeted by scammers regarding their power bill and related accounts. Edison is aware of these incidents and has alerted their corporate security team. Read on for important information about how to avoid scammers.
SUPERVISOR KUEHL RESPONDS TO P-45 INCIDENT
"I am very grateful to the property owner for her willingness to work with my office, the National Park Service, the National Wildlife Federation, and others to spare the life of one of the precious few mountain lions left in our Santa Monica Mountains."