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CITY OF BISHOP PARKS AND RECREATION COMMISSION AND PLANNING COMMISSION VACANCIES

One seat on the Parks and Recreation Commission is scheduled to expire on January 11, 2023.  There is also one seat on the Planning Commission that is scheduled to expire on January 27, 2023. The City of Bishop is seeking persons interested in serving on these commissions.  All interested persons may contact Bishop City Hall […]

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RECYCLING &WASTE MANAGEMENT PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT – INDEPENDENCE DECEMBER 4

A HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION EVENT WILL BE HELD AT THE INDEPENDENCE LANDFILL ON SUNDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2022 FROM 9 A.M. THROUGH 12 P.M. FEES FOR DISPOSAL OF HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE DURING THE EVENT ARE WAIVED. REGULAR CHARGES APPLY FOR ALL OTHER DISPOSAL. PLEASE NOTE THAT HAZARDOUS WASTE CONTAINERS CANNOT EXCEED 5 GALLONS EACH AND […]

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The Sierra Healthy Refrigeration Program Has Launched in 16 Sierra Counties to Provide No-Cost Refrigerators to Increase Access to Healthy Foods

Mammoth Lakes, CA, November 28, 2022 The High Sierra Energy Foundation (HSEF) and Sierra Business Council (SBC) are working together on the Sierra Healthy Refrigeration Program (SHRP), which will provide access to free refrigeration and bring healthy food options to low access areas. The organizations will conduct outreach and deliver technical expertise to small businesses, […]

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Certified Election Results for Inyo and Mono County Races

Final Election Summary Report The results of the November 8 general election are now official. Inyo County’s results were certified as of November 23. The only significant change for Inyo was in the District 3 race for the Board of Supervisors: Scott Marcellin overcame Kody Jaeger.  Trini Orrill, District 1 Supervisor  Stephanie Rennie, […]

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Caltrans Reminds Motorists to Be Prepared for the Winter Travel Season

BISHOP – With the start of the holiday travel season here, Caltrans is reminding all drivers to practice caution and be prepared when traveling this winter. With frigid temperatures and potential weather impacts forecasted for the holiday weekend, motorists need to be ready for whatever conditions the weather may bring. Before you hit the road […]

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Report from Deb Murphy – Bishop City Council Approve Grants in Support

      Eleven Bishop-area non-profits are officially recipients of the City’s Grants in Support. The list was formally approved at last week’s City Council meeting. The projects range from education, restoration and recreation with the focus split between young people and the arts community. The grants total $68,900. Initially, the plan was to limit […]

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Funding Available to Assist Landscaping Professionals in Purchasing Zero-Emission Equipment

  Funding is currently available through the state of California for small landscaping businesses to purchase new zero-emission landscaping equipment. The funding is offered through Clean Off- Road Equipment Voucher Incentive Project (CORE) and provides a point-of-sale discount to help offset the cost of adopting zero-emission technology. The goal of the program is to help […]

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INYO COUNTY COMMUNITY GRANT APPLICATION DEADLINE FAST APPROACHING Submissions Will be Accepted Up Until 5 p.m. December 5

    INDEPENDENCE – Local non-profit organizationsinterested in Community Project Sponsorship Program grants have one week left to submit their applications. The application period opened October 10 and closes at end of business on Monday, December 5, 2022. A total of $40,000 is available for events and projects hosted by Inyo County non-profits during 2023. […]

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