Vanessa Villalvazo

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CCAC to open office in Delano to provide long-term asthma services

April 20, 2023 / By

The Central California Asthma Collaborative’s asthma program (CCAC) and Comprehensive Asthma Remediation and Education Services (CARES) have provided services for the last five years to residents in Delano and are opening an office in the community.

The city of Delano continues to hold air quality meetings to benefit its residents

April 13, 2023 / By
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The Central California Asthma Collaborative (CCAC) continues to provide the residents of Delano with resources to become advocates within their community to improve air quality.

‘After helping a student I always feel hopeful’: local social worker talks about her journey

April 4, 2023 / By

Yanin Ayon decided that she wanted to become a school social worker to do her part in helping students feel safer at school and learn skills and techniques that they can use to enhance their mental wellness well into adulthood.

Delano residents still waiting for update on rent control

March 23, 2023 / By

On March 20, the rent control ordinance agenda item was tabled again at the Delano city council meeting.

Delano holds its third air monitoring meeting

March 17, 2023 / By
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The city of Delano held its third air monitoring meeting to expand the air monitoring network within the city and identify local sources of pollution.

Delano to host community planting event on March 18

March 9, 2023 / By
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AC Foods is hosting a planting day — a community event where volunteers get the chance to help plant a triple hedgerow, and blueberries, learn about sustainability within agriculture and plant a California native plant — in the community of Delano on March 18 from 9 a.m.

Delano holds a second air quality meeting to inform the community of the benefits of air monitors

March 2, 2023 / By
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Delano hosted its second air quality meeting to inform residents of the benefits of air monitors in the community.

California State University, Bakersfield hosts its first expungement clinic

February 23, 2023 / By

Tomorrow, California State University, Bakersfield will be hosting its first expungement clinic for people with criminal records.

Delano hopes to be the first city in the Central Valley to pass rent control

February 16, 2023 / By
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Renters in Delano are facing many challenges as the rent price keeps going up and the city of Delano is hoping that a rent control ordinance is passed so that they can be the first city in the Central Valley to pass rent control.

Delano holds air monitoring meeting to inform residents of local air pollution

January 26, 2023 / By
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The city of Delano held a meeting on January 24 to inform residents about air pollution, the air monitoring network, and how to protect vulnerable populations.