Environment

Gurrola to critics: proposed oil regulations not a ban

24.01.2018 / By

South Kern Sol, News Report, Veronica Morley

Weathering criticism of a proposed ordinance that would regulate the oil and gas industry, Arvin Mayor Jose Gurrola insisted this week that policy changes are being misunderstood and would not amount to a citywide ban.

Long-Awaited Rule Limiting Pesticide Use Near Children Not Enough, Say Critics

09.11.2017 / By

By South Kern Sol

Photos by: Valerie Gorospe

A new long-awaited regulation on pesticides putting limits on its use near schools and day-care centers may only be an imaginary buffer zone to the reality of its dangers, according to critics of the new rule.

Executive Order Can Impact Kern County

11.08.2017 / By
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By Cassidy Shepard

On April 26, the president signed an executive order that will directly impact Kern County.