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May 2013


Los Altos City Council approve greenhouse gas emission reduction.

For the last 5 years GreenTown Los Altos has been working to get Los Altos to sign the Mayors Climate Action Plan.¬†¬† On Tuesday, April 23rd the current city council¬† approved reducing greenhouse gas emissions by at least 15% from the 2005 level, and asked staff to provide a cost benefit analysis of several other […]

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Jan 2011


Los Altos City Council Discusses the Lehigh Cement Co. Issue

On January 25th, the Los Altos City Council met to discuss the Permanente Quarry/Lehigh SW Cement Company in the hills south of Los Altos. According to the group, this cement factory releases various chemicals including 1,284 pounds of mercury/year which is the 2nd highest of any cement plant in the US and is over ten ...

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