December 1, 2020
The SCL LEA Board of Directors Meeting is scheduled for December 10, 2020.  In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the Safer-At-Home Orders, this meeting will be conducted virtually via MS Teams.  Details for how to participate in the MS Teams meeting and Agenda Items will be posted on the "Meetings and Agendas" page of this website. 
 April 25, 2013

On April 19, 2013, the Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board (LARWQCB) approved the proposed plan of on-site use of treated subdrain water submitted by Republic Services.  The LARWQCB determined that the proposed use of treated subdrain water meets the waste discharge requirements (WDRs).  This letter is provided in the "Attachments" section below and under "Special Projects" page of this website.


January 10, 2013
On January 9, 2013, the Sunshine Canyon Landfill Local Enforcement Agency (SCL LEA) approved the received Joint Technical Document (JTD) Amendment application from Republic Services. The SCL LEA has determined that the application package is consistent with all applicable certified and/or adopted CEQA documents, is consistent with State Minimum Standards, and does not conflict with the terms and conditions in the current solid waste facilities permit.
SCL LEA public notification of approved JTD Amendment is provided in the "Attachments" section below.  SCL LEA public notification and JTD Application package are provided under "Documents" page of this website.
December 18, 2012
On December 10, 2012, the Sunshine Canyon Landfill Local Enforcement Agency (SCL LEA) received an application package from Republic Services for a Joint Technical Document (JTD) Amendment.  The amendment is being proposed to add the following items:
  1. Include recently approved Landfill Gas-to-Energy facility,
  2. Include the orchard fans and dust boss 
  3. Update personnel information and contact numbers.  
Pursuant to 27 CCR 21666, the SCL LEA has 30-days from the time of receipt to make a determination to accept or reject the JTD amendment.  In order to make a determination, the LEA will need to review the application for the following:
  1. The proposed change is consistent with the certified and/or adopted CEQA documents;
  2. The proposed change is acceptable and consistent with the State minimum standards;
  3. The proposed change does not conflict with the terms and conditions in the current solid waste facilities permit.
The SCL LEA will post a copy of our determination on the JTD Amendment within 5 days of either the acceptance or rejection of the application package.
A copy of the application package is provided under "Documentations" page of this website.  


February 27, 2012
On Friday, February 10, 2012, the onsite SCL LEA inspector closed the secondary haul road due to cracks that developed from movement associated with ancient slide materials which were known to be in that area.  The main haul road to the working face was not affected and there was no disruption to landfill traffic or receipt of waste.   The SCL LEA Program Manager issued a revised memo on February 27, 2012 regarding the road closure.  This memo is provided in the "Attachments" section below.  

February 1, 2012

The South Coast Air Quality Management District has issued a Public Notice  regarding the landfill gas-to-energy project to be located at Sunshine Canyon Landfill.  The notice is provided in the "Attachments" section below.  

December 7, 2011
SCAQMD Hearing Board have issued a signed copy of the Order of Abatement (dated December 6, 2011) regarding mitigation of landfill odors.  A copy of the Order is provided in the "Attachments" section below.

Eugene Tseng,
Dec 7, 2011, 10:44 AM
Eugene Tseng,
Feb 1, 2012, 3:18 PM