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DateNews Release
October 7, 2021SBCCOG Welcomes LAHSA Senior Executive to Manage Homelessness and Senior Programshttps://southbaycities.org/sbccog-welcomes-lahsa-senior-executive-to-manage-homelessness-and-senior-programs/
May 28, 2021South Bay Cities Council of Governments Board Passes Resolution Supporting Implementation of Proposed Street Network for Slow-speed Vehicleshttps://southbaycities.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/Local-Travel-Network_Board-Resolution_FINAL.pdf
March 10, 2021South Bay Cities Council of Governments’ 21st General Assembly to Explore How Sectors Will Intersect in Post-covid-19 Worldhttps://southbaycities.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/General-Assembly-2021_FINAL.pdf
November 17, 2020South Bay Cities Council of Government’s Completion of High-speed Internet Infrastructure to Help Usher City Facilitieshttps://southbaycities.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/SBFN-Launch-Press-Release_Completion-Announcement_FINAL.pdf
October 15, 2020South Bay Cities Council of Governments Partners With Silvernest on Homesharing Initiative to Address Homelessnesshttps://southbaycities.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/Home-Share-South-Bay_Press-Release_FINAL.pdf
July 10, 2019South Bay Cities Council of Governments Leads 21st Century Connectivity Effort With Selection of American Dark Fiber to Build a South Bay Fiber Networkhttps://southbaycities.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/20190710-The-South-Bay-Fiber-Network_Initial-Announcement.pdf
February 22, 2019South Bay Cities Council of Governments 20th Annual General Assemblyhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/2019_GA_Press_Release_FINAL.pdf
June 01, 2018Join in the Fun, Comradery, and Meaningful Work of a South Bay Environmental Services Center Volunteer Recruiting Now!https://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Vol_Recruitment_Press_Release_6.1.18%20%282%29.pdf
March 05, 2018Join in the Fun, Comradery and Meaningful Work of a South Bay Environmental Services Center Volunteer Recruiting Now!https://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Vol_Recruitment_Press_Release_3.1.18%20%28004%29.pdf
February 22, 201718th Annual General Assembly: “Driving The South Bay’s Digital Future"https://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/2017_GA_Press_Release_Final.pdf
January 13, 2017Coyote Management - A Regional Approachhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Coyote_Press_Release_1.2017.pdf
May 31, 2016Meet Bear at the City of Torrance Environmental Fair and City Yard Open Househttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Bear_Press_Release_6.4.16_Approved.pdf
February 19, 2016Governing in an Era of Disruptive Technologyhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/2%2016_GA%20Press%20Release_FINAL_word.pdf
January 22, 2016Join in the Fun, Comradery and Meaningful Work of a South Bay Environmental Services Center Volunteer Recruitment Efforts Begin January 2016https://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Vol_Recruitment_Press_Release_FINAL_01.11.16.pdf
November 09, 2015Annual Free Holiday Light Exchangehttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/2015_Press_Release_Holiday_Light_Exchange_Final.pdf
September 17, 2015South Bay Cities Council of Governments Will Hold Press Conference To Launch the South Bay Green Building Challengehttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/SBCCOG_SBESC_Press_Conference_%20Release_Green%20Building%20Challenge_ml_0.pdf
August 27, 2015South Bay Cities Council of Governments Launches the Green Building Challengehttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/SBCCOG_PR_%20Green%20Building%20Challenge%20Launch_27Aug15.pdf
May 08, 2015Southern California Water Agency Develops Local Drought-Proof Reliable Supplies South Bay Cities Council of Governments Reaches Out to Business Community To Schedule One-on-One Meetings with Water Agencyhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/5.15%20Local%20Drought-Proof%20and%20Reliable%20Supplies%20of%20Water%20Press%20Release%20FINAL.pdf
February 17, 2015A View From the Front Porch: Neighborhoods in the South Bayhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/2.15%20GA%20Press%20Release_Final_archive_0.pdf
February 03, 2015SBCCOG Aims to Schedule Appointments with Restaurants and Commercial Kitchens for "Cash for Kitchens" Programhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/CFK_Press_Release_FINAL.pdf
January 06, 2015Moving Toward a Zero Waste System: Learn How to Minimize Your Impact on the Environmenthttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Zero%20Waste%20Workshop%201.26.15%20sent%201.6.pdf
October 23, 20142014 Holiday Light Exchangehttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/2014_Press_Release_Holiday_Light_Exchange_FINAL.pdf
September 23, 2014Community Outreach Volunteer Opportunitieshttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Community_Outreach_Volunteers.pdf
September 08, 2014"Zero Waste" Workshophttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Press_Release-Zero_Waste_Workshop-09.08.14.pdf
August 08, 2014"Greening Your Home" Workshop in Spanishhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Press_Release-Greening_Your_Home_Spanish_Workshop-08.09.14.pdf
January 29, 2014Community Outreach Volunteer Opportunitieshttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/1%2015%2014_Community_Outreach_Vol%20%283%29.pdf
January 29, 2014Cash for Kitchens 2014https://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/CFK_Press_Release.pdf
November 19, 2013SBCCOG Lends Library Collection to Katy Geissert Civic Center Libraryhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Press_Release_Lending_Library_11_2013.pdf
July 16, 2013Lomita, Energy Efficiency Leader, Goes Platinum!https://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Lomita_Goes_Platinum%21_final_press7%2016%2013.pdf
May 23, 2013Collaborative Investment Yields South Bay Cities Fundinghttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/5.23.13_SBCCOG_SBESC_New_Funding_PR_FINAL.pdf
January 18, 2013Collaboration Pays Off for Palos Verdes Unified School Districthttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/1%2018%2013%20Check_Presentation_PVPUSD_.pdf
January 16, 2013Agencies Collaborate to Save South Bay Businesses Moneyhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/CFK_English_Spanish_Press_Release_13.1.16.pdf
October 19, 2012SBCCOG Receives AQMD’s Clean Air Award for Advancement in Innovative Transportation Projectshttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/10_12_CleanAirAwardsPressRelease.pdf
October 01, 2012Energy Upgrade California & Water Reliability 2020 Workshop in Spanishhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/October_25%20EUC_Spanish_Workshop_Press_Release.pdf
September 18, 2012Metro ExpressLanes Opening Datehttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Metro%20ExpressLanes%20Opening%20Date.pdf
August 28, 2012South Bay Cities Council of Governments Recognized for Leadership in Sustainability Programshttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/South%20Bay%20Cities%20Council%20of%20Governments%20Recognized%20for%20Leadership%20in%20Sustainability%20Programs.pdf
July 01, 2012Cash Rebate Available to Residents Who Install New Pool Pumphttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Pool%20Pump%20Rebate%20article%20July%202012%20e-newsletter%20with%20JHodge%20edits.pdf
June 25, 2012Spanish - Energy Efficiency Workshop for July 17thhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Spanish%20-%20Energy%20Efficiency%20Workshop%20Press%20Release.pdf
June 14, 2012Inglewood Workshop on June 14, 2012https://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Press%20Release%20-%20Inglewood%20Workshop%20on%20June%2014%2C%202012.pdf
May 25, 2012EUC Workshops: June - Augusthttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/May%2025%2C%202012%20-%20EUC%20workshops%20June-August%202012%5B1%5D.pdf
March 06, 2012Greening Your Home Workshophttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/March%206%2C%202012%20-%20Free%20Workshop%20on%20How%20to%20Green%20Your%20Home%20with%20Energy%20Upgrade%20California.pdf
February 27, 2012Volunteer Opportunities at SBESChttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/February%2027%202012%20-%20Volunteer%20Opportunities%20at%20the%20South%20Bay%20Environmental%20Services%20Center%20%282%29.pdf
February 13, 2012SBCCOG Introduces "Only You Can Save(TM)" Video Magazinehttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/February%2014%20-%20SBCCOG%20SBESC%20Press%20Release%20EUC%20LA%20OYCSE.pdf
January 12, 2012Energy Upgrade CA Workshop Offered in Spanish January 31https://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/January%2012%20-%20Free%20EUC%20Spanish%20Workshop%20in%20Hawthorne%20%282%29.pdf
December 19, 2011Free Energy Upgrades Workshop Offered on January 10https://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/December%2019%20-%20Energy%20Upgrades%20for%20Remodeling%20on%20January%2010.pdf
October 28, 20112011 Holiday Light Exchange Schedulehttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/October%2028%2C%202011%20-%20Holiday%20Light%20Exchange.pdf
October 28, 20112011 Holiday Light Exchange Comes to Palos Verdes Estateshttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/October%2028%2C%202011%20-%20Holiday%20Light%20Exchange%20Comes%20to%20Palos%20Verdes%20Estates.pdf
October 28, 20112011 Holiday Light Exchange Comes to Torrancehttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/October%2028%2C%202011%20-%20Holiday%20Light%20Exchanges%20Comes%20to%20Torrance.pdf
September 27, 2011Cash for Kitchens Continuinghttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/September%2027%20-%20Cash%20for%20Kitchens%20Continuing.pdf
September 27, 2011Volunteer Opportunities at SBESChttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/September%2027%20-%20Volunteer%20Opportunities.pdf
August 29, 2011Energy Champions in South Bayhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/August%2029%2C%202011%20-%20Energy%20Champions.pdf
August 26, 2011Summer Bonus Set to End on Labor Dayhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/August%2026%2C%202011%20-%20Summer%20Special%20Ends%20Labor%20Day.pdf
August 15, 2011SEED House Homeowner / Contractor Mixer on August 20https://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/August%2015%2C%202011%20-%20SEED%20House%20Homeowner%20Workshop.pdf
August 12, 2011Gateways to Green Building Offers Training in Basic Constructionhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/August%2012%2C%202011%20-%20Gateways%20to%20Green%20Building.pdf
July 15, 2011Energy Upgrade CA Workshop in Spanish - Lennox, CAhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Free%20EUC%20workshop%20in%20Spanish%20in%20Lennox%20-%207.28.11.pdf
June 22, 2011Free Workshop - Energy Upgrades for Your Entire Househttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/June%2027%20-%20Energy%20Upgrades%20for%20Your%20Entire%20House%20-%20Free%20workshop.pdf
June 22, 2011Energy Upgrade California Summer Bonus Incentivehttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/June%2022%20-%20Energy%20Upgrade%20California%20Summer%20Bonus%20Incentive.pdf
May 18, 2011Don't Miss West Basin's Water & Energy Expo May 21https://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/May%2018%2C%202011%20-%20West%20Basin%20Municipal%20Water%20District%27s%20Water%20%26%20Energy%20Smart%20Expo.pdf
May 05, 2011South Bay Workforce Investment Board Seeks Contractors to Hire Trained Green Workershttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/May%205%20-%20SBWIB%20Seeks%20Contractors%20To%20Hire%20Green%20Workers.pdf
April 29, 2011AltBuild Expo in Santa Monicahttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/April%2029%2C%202011%20-%20Alt%20Build%20Conference.pdf
April 07, 2011Free Ocean Friendly Garden Workshop in Gardena April 7https://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/April%204%20-%20Ocean%20Friendly%20Garden%20Workshop.pdf
April 04, 2011Free Workshop - Whole House Energy Upgradeshttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/April%204%2C%202011%20-%20Free%20Workshop%20-%20Whole%20House%20Energy%20Upgrades.pdf
March 28, 2011Thursday, March 31 is Last Day to Enter Home Energy Makeover Contesthttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Thursday%20Deadline%20to%20Enter%20Home%20Energy%20Makeover%20Contest%20-%203%2028%2011.pdf
March 14, 2011Energy Upgrade California & Water Reliability 2020 Workshop in Inglewoodhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/EUC%20and%20WR%202020%20-%20Inglewood%20-%203%2014%2011.pdf
March 14, 2011Energy Upgrade California & Water Reliability 2020 Workshop in Rolling Hillshttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/EUC%20and%20WR%202020%20-%20Rolling%20Hills%20-%203%2014%2011.pdf
March 02, 2011Home Energy Makeover Contest - Energy Upgrade Californiahttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Home%20Energy%20Makeover%20Contest.pdf
February 17, 2011Cash for Kitchenshttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Cash%20for%20Kitchens.pdf
January 24, 2011Cash for Kitchenshttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Cash%20for%20Kitchens%20-%201.24.2011.pdf
January 03, 2011New Light Bulb Legislationhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/New%20Light%20Bulb%20Law%20-%201%203%202011.pdf
October 25, 2010Energy Vampireshttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Energy%20Vampires%20Press%20Release.pdf
October 12, 2010Lamp Exchange Final Resultshttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/2010%20Lamp%20Exchange%20Final%20Results.pdf
September 28, 2010Schools Symposium at ERC in Downeyhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/SCG%20October%2014%20Schools%20Symposium%20-%20Final.pdf
September 07, 2010Lamp Exchange Coming to Townhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Lamp%20Exchange%20Press%20Release%20-%20Final.pdf
August 02, 2010Easter Seals Volunteershttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/Easter%20Seals%20REVISED.pdf
July 30, 2010Cash for Appliances Program Expandshttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/SBESC%20CashForApplExtPressRelease.FINAL_.pdf
July 21, 2010"Energy Leader" Programhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/FINAL%207-21-10%20SBESC%20Energy%20Leader%20Program.pdf
July 20, 2010SCE and SBESC Smart Meterhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/7-20-10%20SBESC%20FINAL%20Smart%20Meter%20Press%20Release.pdf
July 19, 2010No Drugs Down the Drainhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/FINAL%207%2019%2010%20No%20Drugs%20Down%20Drain%20Press%20Release.pdf
April 17, 2010"Safe Drug Drop Off" - Gardenahttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/SafeDrugDropOffGardena.pdf
March 18, 2010Gateways to Green Buildinghttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/SBESC%20Gateways%20to%20Green%20Building%20PRESS%20RELEASE.pdf
February 22, 2010Ocean Friendly Gardens Workshop - RPVhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/February%202010%20-%20Ocean%20Friendly%20Gardens%20Workshop.pdf
September 01, 20095th Anniversary Open Househttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/pr%20-%20anniversary%20open%20house.pdf
June 01, 2009Energy 101 Workshophttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/pr%20-%20july%20mira%20costa%20event.pdf
May 01, 2009May is Water Awareness Monthhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/pr%20-%20water%20awareness%20month.pdf
March 01, 2009International Earth Hourhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/pr%20-%20international%20earth%20hour.pdf
February 01, 2009Operation Lamp Exchangehttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/february%209%2C%202009%20-%20operation%20lamp%20exchange.pdf
December 01, 2008Helping Save Energy and Waterhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/pr%20-%20save%20energy%20and%20water.pdf
December 01, 2008Cash for Kitchenshttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/pr%20-%20cash%20for%20kitchens.pdf
December 01, 2008Holiday Light Exchangehttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/pr%20-%20holiday%20light%20exchange.pdf
July 01, 2008SBESC Name Changehttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/pr%20-%20name%20change.pdf
June 01, 2006EE+ Joint Procurement Announcementhttps://www.sbesc.com/sites/default/files/press_release/pr%20-%20ee%20plus.pdf

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