Join Heal the Bay, The Compton Creek Watershed Alliance and Hub City Teens on Saturday, September 25th, from 9:00 a.m. until 12 p.m. at 123 E. Artesia Blvd, Compton, CA 90220 (next to the Compton Crystal Hotel & Casino).
The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) is a once a year utility bill assistance program for low income households to help offset the cost of heating or cooling their homes. After eligibility determination, a credit is applied to their account. The current benefit amount ranges from $178.00 to $297.00 a year depending on the household size and household income.
Love, Peace, and Happiness Family Church
1850 W. 54th Street (near Western)
Los Angeles, CA 90043
Eligibility Requirements: You must reside within the following cities — Carson, Compton, El Segundo, Gardena, Hawthorne, Hermosa Beach, Inglewood, Lawndale, Manhattan Beach, Paramount, Redondo Beach and Torrance.
Supervisor Ridley-Thomas joined Environmental Protection Agency Administrator (EPA) Lisa Jackson, environmentalists, and a broad coalition of public and private stakeholders to announce the strategic acquisition of a four acre “soft bottom” parcel of land in Compton as part of their commitment to revitalize Compton Creek.
Alongside Ms. Jackson, the Supervisor explained how public ownership of the key parcel of land will allow prompt restoration, improved pedestrian and bike access, and the creation of a much-needed recreational amenity within the community.