environment

Pam Slater-Price honored for commitment to environment

Pam Slater-Price honored for commitment to environment

County Supervisor Dave Roberts dedicated a bench made out of recyclable materials to former Supervisor Pam Slater-Price March 17 at Solana Center for Environmental Innovation. Officials noted Price has spearheaded successful environmental and wellness causes, like the county Childhood Obesity Initiative, which promotes school gardens and other means to make students healthier.

Reboot the Mission

“People are crazy and times are strange,” from Bob Dylan’s Academy award-winning song.

Watchdogs oppose CNG station

Watchdogs oppose CNG station

OCEANSIDE — Community groups are voicing opposition to the location of Waste Management’s proposed 24-7 Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) pump station that will fuel environmentally friendly CNG garbage trucks.

Encinitas will mull over potential plastic bag ban

Encinitas will mull over potential plastic bag ban

ENCINITAS — A plastic bag ban is in the city’s sights again. The Encinitas Environmental Commission has been researching the fiscal and environmental impacts of a plastic bag ban.

Del Marians slowly greening up

DEL MAR — Designated as generators of more solid waste per capita than any other city in San Diego County, Del Marians are getting a little better at getting rid of their trash.