ANNOUNCEMENTS


September 8, 2022

The SCL LEA Board of Directors will be conducting a "Special Meeting" on September 13, 2022. California Assembly Bill 361 (AB 361) modified Brown Act requirements to allow a legislative body to continue the use of remote meetings during a proclaimed State of Emergency such as COVID pandemic. This meeting is convened to make findings and determine the right to teleconferencing in accordance with AB 361 requirements. The meeting will be conducted virtually via MS Teams. Details for how to participate in the MS Teams meeting and Meeting Agenda will be posted on the "Special Meetings and Agendas" page of this website.


June 17, 2022

The SCL LEA Board of Directors Meeting is scheduled for June 23, 2022. Due to continued COVID-19 pandemic, this meeting will be conducted online to minimize the spread of the disease, protect our communities and the environment. 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.


December 7, 2021

The SCL LEA Board of Directors Meeting is scheduled for December 16, 2021. 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.


November 19, 2021

(Picture of CSUN / UCLA Students, see above)

Sunshine Canyon Landfill site visit by students from UCLA Sustainability Class (several students working on aerial / remote monitoring of landfill emissions); .....and also by students from Cal State Northridge NASA-funded research team on a National Science Foundation project to evaluate updating the organics solid waste management infrastructure (from processing to disposal to regulatory enforcement) using multi-disciplinary approach and also evaluating the potential of using innovative digital tools to improve facility efficiency and improve worker health and safety of the industry. The Sunshine Canyon Landfill and the SCL LEA are the case study reference best management practices entities and have been asked to help provide guidance in these research studies.


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.