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S.A.F.E. Centers & Mobile Collection Events

S.A.F.E. Centers & Mobile Collection Events

LASanitation (LASAN) has established programs for Los Angeles City and L.A.County residents to safely dispose of their household hazardous waste (HHW) andelectronic waste (E-waste). These wastes can be dropped off at permanentcollection sites known as S.A.F.E. Centers or mobile collection events locatedthroughout the City of Los Angeles.

ACCEPTED ITEMS

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE (HHW):
Paints and solvents, household batteries*, fluorescent tubes and bulbs,cleaning products, used motor oil and filters, anti-freeze and other automotivefluids, car batteries, pool and garden chemicals, aerosol cans, SHARPS needlesor lancets, unused medicine (except controlled substances), asbestos*, woodwith creosote such as railroad ties*, and more.

E-WASTE:
Computers, monitors, printers, network, equipment, cables, telephones,televisions, microwaves, video games, cell phones, radios, stereos, VCRs, andelectronic toys.

NOTES:
* batteries: please tape both terminals of the batteries with clear packingtape, electrical tape, or duct tape
* SHARPS: place in the needles, lancets, etc. in the red containers, or clearlymarked puncture-proof containers such as coffee cans or detergentbottles.
* asbestos (friable): must be abated by professionals, wetted, and doublebagged in clearly-labeled plastic bags; must be less than 3 ft. in length
* wood (creosote): must be less than 3 ft. in length

NON-ACCEPTED ITEMS
Business/commercial wastes, ammunition, explosives, radioactive materials,medical/biological wastes, tires, marine flares/firecrackers, and bulkyitems such as furniture and large appliances cannot be accepted. Please callour 24-hour Customer Care Center at 1-800-773-2489 for assistance in disposing of these items.

S.A.F.E. CENTERS:
PERMANENT COLLECTION CENTERS FOR LOS ANGELES CITY AND LOS ANGELES COUNTY RESIDENTS

UCLA
S.A.F.E. Center
West Los Angeles
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays
8:00am-2:00pm
This site accepts electronic
waste on Saturdays ONLY

550 Charles E. Young Drive West,
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Residents should stay inside of their vehicles when the waste isoffloaded.

· Waste may be collected with its container.
· All waste collection services are suspended during rainy weather.
· Closed on holidays.

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You’re the missing piece: Apply for an SBRA Advisory position

From an Appreciative Member:
I appreciate SBRA- for many reasons: SBRA provides a comprehensive overview of the community and communicates both immediate and long-range challenges and solutions, at the Annual Meeting and also during the year. It is an excellent forum for bringing neighbors together to meet each other, work together and learn about their community.

To all who are involved in the consistent effort which makes the SBRA such an excellent organization – Thank you!

Applications are open for South Brentwood Advisory Board:

South Brentwood Residents Association(SBRA) is now accepting applications for a one year term for Advisory Board members beginning in August 2018.

Residents who live within South Brentwood’s boundaries of San Vicente to the north, Wilshire to the south, Federal to the east and Centinela to the west maydapply. Residents of multifamily homes who live anywhere in Brentwood are eligible for membership and board positions.

Learn more about our organization

To apply for an Advisory position, please fill out an application and we will respond to schedule an interview.
Now accepting applications through June 15, 2018.
We know there is a lot of talent in South Brentwood…please consider joining us!

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Brentwood Community Council’s Homelessness Working Group: THURSDAY MAY 24 5:30PM -7PM

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Please join the
Brentwood Community Council‘s
Homelessness Working Group
THURSDAY MAY 24
5:30 PM -7 PM
at Brentwood Presbyterian Church, Room 121
12000 San Vicente Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049
for a community-wide meeting regarding the issue of homelessness in Brentwood.
Seating is limited, please RSVP here .
The BCC Working Group will share specific information relevant to Brentwood, including homeless outreach efforts, public safety issues, special needs of homeless Veterans, best practices of successful efforts elsewhere and suggested next steps; there will be a public comment period for Brentwood stakeholders to share their experiences and thoughts.
As always, it is our goal to gather opinion and move forward as a unified community.
If you cannot attend, please note that we will provide our findings at the June 5, 2018 BCC Meeting and will also send out a community-wide online survey prior to the June BCC meeting.
Many thanks to all,
– Michelle Bisnoff, Vice Chair, BCC, Homelessness Team Lead & Safety Rep
– Carolyn Jordan, Chair, BCC Land Use Committee & Homelessness Team Lead

SBRA Annual General Meeting: Thursday April 26

South Brentwood Residents Association

Invites you to our

42nd Annual Meeting
Thursday, April 26, 2018

Tenth Church of Christ, Scientist 1133 South Bundy (Across from Ralphs)

6:00 pm – Welcome & Reception: Meet Representatives from Government Agencies, Local Organizations, and our SBRA Sponsors! AND 3rd Annual Clean Out Your Closets to benefit L.A.’s homeless through Chrysalis’jobs program.

7:00-8:30 pm – Annual Meeting
Election of Board of Directors
Panel Discussion: Focus on the Future: Building a Better L.A.

Jeff Hall, Moderator
• Founding publisher, Brentwood News
Ben Allen
• California State Senate District 26
Mike Bonin
• Los Angeles City Councilmember Council District 11
Thomas L. Safran
• Chairman, Thomas Safran and Associates
Dr. Scott Sale, MD
• Founder, Safe Parking L.A.

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WLA VA: Public Hearing Notice Thursday April 26 5:30 PM

The Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) is looking for a developer to build housing at its medical center on its West Los Angeles campus. The Public Hearing will be
Thursday April 26, 2018*
5:30 PM
The Main Hospital (Bldg. 500)
Room 1281
WLA Medical Center
11301 Wilshire Blvd.
LA, 90073

Comments must be submitted by April 23 to
Erik Gutierrez
Acting Chief Communications
11301 Wilshire Blvd.
LA, CA 90073
Erik.Gutierrez@VA.gov
NB: This is the date of the SBRA Annual General Meeting

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SBRA wants you! Apply to become an SBRA Advisory Board Member!

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Would you like to become an SBRA Advisory Board Member?
Join our group of dedicated volunteers!
Applications being accepted through May 2018 and interviews will be held in June.
CLICK To Apply

Hope to see you at the Annual Meeting!

SBRA Annual Dues Renewal Due: Payment Link Repaired

SBRA’s website link to pay your 2018 member dues was not working so if you tried to send a payment before 3/30, it did not go through. Please try again…it is working now. Sorry for the inconvenience!

It is time to pay your dues for 2018-19. For more information and to pay online go to: https://southbrentwood.org/membership/

Or mail a check to:
149 S. Barrington Ave. #194, Los Angeles CA 90049-3310

Learn about Los Angeles: Planning, Land Use, and Zoning WLA Monday Apr. 9 6-8:30 PM

Whether you want to know why that property is zoned what it is, or what the process is to get a development approved/rejected, now’s your chance to become familiar with LA’s planning processes:
Planning 101 Trainings is a collaboration between the Department of City Planning and the Department of Neighborhood Empowerment. The trainings are intended to provide an overview of the basic elements of planning land use and zoning.
Monday, April 9
6 pm – 8:30pm
West LA Region
IMAN Cultural Center
3376 Motor Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90034

CLICK to RSVP
For more info, contact Department of City Planning Neighborhood Liason 213.978.1321

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