SOURCE: League of California Cities

League of California Cities

August 31, 2010 15:12 ET

Media Advisory: League of California Cities to Honor California Conservation Corps, Thursday, Sept. 2 in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - August 31, 2010) -

What: The League of California cities will host a special reception, "Tribute to California Conservation Corps," to honor the California Conservation Corps as well as Former Governors Attorney General Jerry Brown, George Deukmejian and Gray Davis who are all strong supporters of the California Conservation Corps. The reception will be held Thursday, Sept. 2 from 5 - 7 p.m. at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles.

Where: Millennium Biltmore Hotel
506 South Grand Avenue
 Los Angeles

When: Thursday, Sept. 2, 2010, 5 - 7 p.m.

About the California Conservation Corps
CCC, which is one of the largest programs of its kind in the country, trains young people to assist with natural resource work and emergency response for more than 250 local, state and federal agencies. Corpsmembers execute a wide variety of work which includes landscaping, trail building, tree planting, brush clearance, minor construction, wildlife habitat improvement, flood prevention, sandbagging against floods, fighting fires, assisting with oil spill cleanup or helping with earthquake recovery. This cost effective labor force has proven invaluable for local government.

Featured Keynote Speakers

  • Former Governor Attorney General Jerry Brown;
  • Former Governor George Deukmejian; and
  • Former Governor Gray Davis.

Media Attendance
Members of the press may attend the event for free but must check in first.

More Information
For more information about this event please contact the California Conservation Corps at info@cccfoundation.net.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Eva Spiegel
    (916) 658-8228

    Cell: (530) 400-9068

    1400 K Street, Suite 400
    Sacramento, California 95814
    Phone: (916) 658-8200
    Fax: (916) 658-8240
    www.cacities.org