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Altadena Coalition of Neighborhood Associations

Miscellaneous Resources
“Windows, Doors and Home Burglary Prevention” - an article from American Visions Windows & Solar with many links to other articles about burglary prevention.
Online Guide to Crime Prevention from Portland State University
Information on the Aliso Canyon gas leak
Zika virus updates from the LA County Public Health Department
Zika and mosquitos information from the Greater LA County Vector Control District
The best way to keep mosquitos from biting

Resources from November 28, 2017 meeting
Alma Fuerte Public School — Anne Lee, Director (anne.lee@almafuerteps.org)
Odyssey Charter School — Lauren O'Neill, Executive Director (laureno@ocsmail.org)
Altadena Elementary School — Benita Scheckel, Principal (scheckel.benita@pusd.us)
Pasadena Waldorf School — Douglas Garrett, Business Administrator (dgarrett@pasadenawaldorf.org)

Resources from September 26, 2017 meeting
Metropolitan Water District Waterfix Information
Food and Water Watch opposing view article on Waterfix
Altadena Town Council minutes on Altadena Marketplace (scroll down to see the addendum to the minutes)
Altadena Library video (on YouTube)

Resources from May 23, 2017 Meeting
List of temporary flight restrictions (TFRs)
Drone operation and certification (14 C.F.R. Part 107)
S.B. 142
HoverLaw.com Legal blog on commercial drone use
Concerts in the Park
Open Studios
Check the
Links tab for a link to the map of Altadena Neighborhood Watches and Associations

Resources from March 28, 2017 Meeting
Pasadena Humane Society
Proposition 47
Proposition 57
AB109
Crime Stoppers

Resources from January 24, 2017 Meeting
Altadena Library
  
Grand Reopening and 50th Year Celebration
  
Summer Reading Program

Resources from November 27, 2016 Meeting
ALERT Flyer
ALERT website
Regulations on drones

Resources from September 27, 2016 Meeting
Homicides and Assaults, July-September 2016
Salvador Esparza: Information requested poster

Resources from May 24, 2016 Meeting
Foothill Municipal Water District
League of American Bicyclists
Ready! Set! Go! video
Ready! Set! Go! planning guide

Resources from March 29, 2016 Meeting
NASA Groundwater Cleanup site
Devil's Gate to Eaton Pipeline Grant documents
Letter from local water companies expressing their view of the Devil's Gate to Eaton project [PDF]

Resources from January 26, 2016 Meeting
Los Angeles County's El Niño page. News and resources relating to El Niño.
Fire Weather/Fire Danger Outlooks - 7-day, monthly, and seasonal predictive outlooks
Hashtag for LA County El Niño-related information: #LARain
Filling and Stacking Sandbags - a video demonstrating the best way to do this — it's not as straightforward as you may think.
LA County Department of Public Works Video - a brief video giving steps to help prepare for El Niño
Tree pests:
Gold Spotted Oak Borer (GSOB)
Polyphagous Shot Hole Borer (a new pest in Southern California)
Don't Move Firewood site
Mulch:
Benefits of Mulch
Fire Susceptibility of Mulches
Fire Hydrant Color-Coding:
Color Gallons/Minute
Blue 1500 or more
Green 1000-1499
Orange 500-999
Red 499 and below

Resources from November 3, 2015 Meeting
Animal noise complaint procedure
Animal noise complaint form
Humane Society:
“How to Get Your Dog to Stop Barking: Six ways to control your dog's barking”
El Niño:
C.A.R.E. (Coordinated Agency Recovery Effort):
dpw.lacounty.gov/care
DPW 24-hour dispatch: 800-675-HELP (4357)
Twitter: @dpwCARE, @LAPublicWorks
Los Angeles County - The Works smartphone app
El Niño Preparation Information:
http://www.lacounty.gov/elnino

Resources from May 26, 2015 Meeting
SoCalWaterSmart rebates
Water-Saving Tips
Watering Trees (pdf)
How to Keep Trees Alive in the Drought (Tree People pdf)
Your Role In the Drought (pdf)
Robocall FAQ (pdf)
Saving water while traveling
See September 23, 2014 and March 4, 2014 meeting for additional resources

Resources from March 24, 2015 Meeting
LA County Resources (pdf)
Altadena Sheriff’s Social Media Handout (pdf)
Code Violation Q&A (pdf)
Rainfall for Pasadena Area (xls)

Resources from November 4, 2014 Meeting
Crime Stoppers: http://lacrimestoppers.org
Fire readiness:
Ready! Set! Go! video
Ready! Set! Go! planning guide
Safe Landscapes booklet
The drought:
Pasadena Water & Power Rebate program
Indoor Water Use Infographic

Resources from September 23, 2014 Meeting (see March 4, 2014 for greywater info)
Water company responses to community questions:
  
Las Flores Water Co.
  
Lincoln Avenue Water Co.
  
Rubio Cañon Water Co.
  
Pasadena Water & Power
Los Angeles County Water Conservation Ordinance (pdf)
Conservation rebates from FMWD: www.fmwd.com/conservation.aspx
Conservation tips:
  http://ca.gov/drought
  
www.saveourh2o.org
  
www.bewaterwise.com

Resources from March 4, 2014 Meeting
  Rob Haws on Drought, Part 1 (22MB)
  
Rob Haws on Drought, Part 2 (25MB)
  
Alternate Water Systems (PDF)
  www.citizensclimatelobby.org
  www.greywatercorps.com
  www.laundry-to-landscape.com
  www.rainbarrelsintl.com
  www.bewaterwise.com

Resources from November 27, 2012 Meeting
  Traffic Safety Toolkit
  State Wide Integrated Traffic Records System (
SWITRS) Traffic accident reporting system
  LA County Fire Dept.
Ready! Set! Go! page on fire safety

Resources from November 1, 2011 Meeting
  Weed Abatement:
  
Department of Agricultural Commissioner

  Brush Cleanup on Hillsides:
  
Fire Department, Brush Clearing Unit: 626-969-2375

Resources from August 9, 2011 Meeting
  Filming in Altadena:
  
Altadena Community Chest
  
Home Shoot Home

  Liquor Stores in Altadena:
  
Alcohol Beverage Control

  Keep Me Wild:
  Coyote precautions
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