Mayor Villaraigosa's Green Initiatives
With the launching of GREEN LA, Mayor Villaraigosa set the benchmark for turning Los Angeles into one of the greenest big cities in the nation. Learn more about how he is tackling air pollution and water conservation head on with the Clean Air Action Plan, Securing LA’s Water Supply, and other Environmental Initiatives on his website.
Did You Know?
- Free Mulch is available from multiple locations to all Los Angeles Residents through the Bureau of Sanitation's Free Mulch Give-Away Program.
- Many sewage overflows into the environment are caused by fats, oil and grease (FOG) that build up in the sewer lines and restrict flow. FOG also interferes with sewage pumping stations and results in increased maintenance costs. To reduce sewage overflows, the Bureau of Sanitation has a program aimed at reducing FOG discharge. Learn more about this program.