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Environmentalists say Newsom’s budget cuts jeopardize climate programs, electric car mandate

Caption: An electric vehicle charging station in Milbrae on July 29, 2022. Photo by Martin do Nascimento, CalMatters  By Nadia Lopez CalMatters Environmental Policy Writer  Environmentalists slammed Gov. Gavin Newsom for slashing billions of dollars from initiatives that the governor has repeatedly called top priorities: efforts to combat climate change and transition to zero-emission vehicles.  Facing a projected $22.5 billion deficit,

Eco-Chicos help clean up riverbed

Sixty members of Canyon High School’s Eco-Chicos Environmental Club teamed up with the Santa Clarita chapter of Citizens’ Climate Lobby last month to remove the

Federal court reinstates CEMEX contracts

A federal court announced this week that it had reinstated CEMEX’s mining contracts, a decision that Santa Clarita City Council members are calling an “egregious