April 22, 2013
Renewable Energy to Power Wastewater Treatment  
Ribbon-cutting ceremony at El Estero Wastewater Plant
A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held today at the new Cogeneration and FOG (fats, oils, and grease) facility at the El Estero Wastewater Treatment Plant. The system will provide most of El Estero's power needs using renewable methane generated by the plant, enough electricity to power over 700 homes. The FOG facility converts "grease to gas" using material collected from local restaurants. Read More...
Library Garage Intermittent Closures at Library Garage for Painting
Beginning this week, the City will paint the interior of the Library Garage. The project will be finished in mid-May. Intermittent garage closures will be required.
Interested in Downtown Parking Issues?
The Downtown Parking Committee, one of the City's 27 boards and commissions, advises the City on a variety of downtown parking issues. If you would like to get involved, apply to serve on a City advisory board.
City e-waste recycling event Recycle Unwanted Electronics for Earth Day
The City is hosting a free event to collect and recycle e-waste, consumer, and business electronics that are no longer wanted. Electronics will be accepted on April 26 and 27 in the Sears parking lot in La Cumbre Plaza. Read More...
Water Pipe Flushing Removes Buildup 
Wastewater Pipe Flushing The City will be flushing the water main pipes over the next eight weeks. The flushing will occur overnight, Monday through Thursday. The process removes any undesired buildup in the system. Residents may experience cloudy water, a normal occurrence after flushing. Run the water for a few minutes until it runs clear. Read More...
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Council Agenda of the Week

Sister Cities Exhibit  

April 25

Magic on the Urban Wine Trail:
A Benefit Supporting City Youth Programs

Magic on the Urban Wine Trail 

Extra Step Citizen Awards Announced

Airport Delays Expected at
Major Hubs

Crime Watch

 Burglary Arrests

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