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Volunteers Sought to Help Restore Foothill Open Space

First planting day of the new year to be held from 9 a.m.-noon Saturday at closed landfill.

The Foothill Open Space restoration’s first community planting day of 2009 will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Growing Solutions Nursery, across from the South Coast Recycling and Transfer Station, 4430 Calle Real.

The event is co-sponsored by Santa Barbara County’s Resource Recovery and Waste Management Division and the Growing Solutions Restoration Education Institute. The project is aimed at restoring native plants to approximately seven acres of the now-closed Foothill landfill and is funded by the state Department of Parks and Recreation with matching funds from the county.

The community is invited to participate in the restoration efforts and enjoy refreshments provide by 2nd District Supervisor Janet Wolf.

Additional planting days will be held through March or April.

For more information, call Joddi Leipner at 805.882.3614 or e-mail [email protected]

Joddi Leipner is a senior engineering environmental planner with the Santa Barbara County Public Works Department’s Resource Recovery and Waste Management Division.

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