LA City --Bureau of Sanitation

Address: 
1149 South Broadway Street, STE 800
Los Angeles, CA 90015
United States
Contact: 
Mr. Nat Isaac
Phone: 
213-485-3593

Archives and Collections

Description of Collection: 

Our collection encompasses a history of and historical records related to municipal collection programs for refuse, recyclables, dead animals, and yard trimmings throughout the City of Los Angeles from its inception until the present day. The records include original documents from meetings of the City Council, Board of Public Works, Board of Health, Bureau of Engineering, Bureau of Sanitation, and City archives. In addition, there are numerous articles from various newspapers throughout Southern California discussing the issue as well as various special reports on the subject from a variety of agencies external to the City of Los Angeles. Most notably, the collection contains a sizable number of original photos of the collection program throughout its various stages of development .

Regions covered: 
All of Los Angeles
Languages: 
Sectors: 

Management

Repository: 
Yes
Loans to Outside?: 
No
Exhibited?: 
Yes