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It is no longer necessary to boil tap water or to consume bottled water in the City of Ventura

It is no longer necessary to boil tap water or to consume bottled water in the City of Ventura

Boil Water Advisory Lifted City Wide 12/12/2017 Este informe contiene información muy importante sobre su agua potable. Update: 12/12/17 It is no longer necessary to boil tap water or to consume bottled water in the City of Ventura. The City of Ventura has been notified by the State Water Resources Control Board that citywide, it […]

Nonprofits Affected by Fires Can Apply for Ventura County Community Foundation Funds

Nonprofits Affected by Fires Can Apply for Ventura County Community Foundation Funds

CAMARILLO, Calif. — Ventura County nonprofits who have been immediately affected by the fires and are assisting those in urgent need can apply for relief funding through the Ventura County Community Foundation’s Sudden and Urgent Need Fund for grants of up to $5,000. “Disaster response relies tremendously on the nonprofit community, and while they provide […]

For Fourth Year, Miller YMCA’s Youth & Government Delegates Make Lunches for the Homeless

For Fourth Year, Miller YMCA’s Youth & Government Delegates Make Lunches for the Homeless

Newbury Park, Calif.—Youth & Government delegates from the Miller Family YMCA of Newbury Park spent the evening of November 29 making 400 lunches for the homeless. The lunches were delivered to the East Rancho Dominquez Community Center in Compton. The Miller YMCA Youth & Government delegates are in 9 through 12 grade at Newbury Park […]

Oxnard College Produces Educated and Capable Recruitment Base for Fire Departments

Oxnard College Produces Educated and Capable Recruitment Base for Fire Departments

(OXNARD, CA) – Dec. 11, 2017 – The Oxnard College Regional Fire Academy Graduation for Battalion 48 took place on Saturday, Dec. 9 at the campus performing arts building. The ceremony acknowledged 35 young men who completed a vital step towards taking on the noble pursuit of becoming a fire fighter or to carry out […]

D.A.’s Office: Post-Disaster Scam Advisory

D.A.’s Office: Post-Disaster Scam Advisory

VENTURA, California – District Attorney Gregory D. Totten warned today that county residents should exercise increased vigilance against scams designed to exploit residents impacted by the Thomas fire. The District Attorney recommends the following tips to avoid becoming a victim: Scammers posing as insurance company representatives may call homeowners with an option to pay an […]

Low-Cost pet vaccination clinics Tuesday Dec. 12th

Low-Cost pet vaccination clinics Tuesday Dec. 12th

Ventura County Animal Services (VCAS) hosts Low-Cost pet vaccination clinics at a new site each month. Their vaccination clinics generally run from 6:00pm – 7:00pm (unless otherwise noted) and are open to ALL animal owners (Cats & Dog). Please arrive on, or before, the Clinic Hours. To view their complete list of 2017 Vaccination Clinics, please […]

County launches recovery website for fire victims

County launches recovery website for fire victims

VENTURA, Calif. – The County of Ventura has launched a website dedicated to helping victims of the Thomas Fire in their recovery. The website is called Ventura County Recovers (www.VenturaCountyRecovers.org) and it is a comprehensive source of information for all matters relating to fire recovery. The site includes information on debris removal, rebuilding, permits, property […]

Ventura Boil Water Advisory Update 12/8/2017

Ventura Boil Water Advisory Update 12/8/2017

Este informe contiene informacion muy importante sobre su agua potable. Traduzcalo o hable con alguien que lo entienda bien Update: 12/8/17 The City of Ventura has been notified by the State Water Resources Control Board that it is no longer necessary to boil water in the designated blue shaded areas on the map below. However, […]

Thomas Fire – Ventura: Updated Boil Water Advisory and Curfew 12/7/2017

Thomas Fire – Ventura: Updated Boil Water Advisory and Curfew 12/7/2017

Updated Boil Water Advisory 12/7/2017 Este informe contiene informacion muy importante sobre su agua potable.  Traduzcalo o hable con alguien que lo entienda bien Ventura Water customers were notified to boil their water as a precautionary measure on 12/5/17.  As of 12/7/2017, in specific areas of our water service area (see map below), it is […]

Ventura County Community Foundation Gives $477,000 to Support Those Affected by Fires, Launches Fund for Long Term Relief Efforts

Ventura County Community Foundation Gives $477,000 to Support Those Affected by Fires,  Launches Fund for Long Term Relief Efforts

CAMARILLO, Calif. — The Ventura County Community Foundation awarded a total of $477,000 to two vital service providers providing immediate relief efforts to those impacted by the Thomas Fire–the American Red Cross and the Salvation Army.  The grants awarded to these organizations will help fund their overall relief efforts including staffing of disaster shelters and the […]