Federal Stimulus

Smart Meters: More Clear Opposition 2

Extended version: letter to the Glendale News-Press Editor opposing Glendale Water and Power’s smart meter installations.

U.S. Department of Energy Awards $750,000 Grant to GCC Technology Division

Glendale, California’s Glendale Community College receives federal stimulus grant for Workforce Training for the Electric Power Sector.

Verdugo Power Academy Celebrates
First Graduating Class

Glendale, California’s Verdugo Power Academy, a joint program of Glendale Community College and Glendale Water and Power made possible by federal stimulus funds, held its first graduating ceremony January 15.

Excellent Summary of Cell Tower Issues in
Regional Coalition Comment to FCC

Residents Engaged Against Cell Towers, a Southern California regional coalition including Glendale’s group GOACT, submitted a comprehensive list of concerns to the FCC as a comment for its National Broadband Plan.

Public Works Budget Session Focuses on Waste Disposal Costs, Scholl Canyon, Waste to Energy Plans 3

Glendale Public Works Director Steve Zurn discusses department budget cuts, Scholl Canyon waste facility costs and remaining useful life, and the possibility of transforming Scholl into a waste-to-energy facility.