Environmental & Technology

Environmental and Technology monitors Public Works' environmental compliance efforts, the City's solid waste and recycling programs, air quality programs, and energy conservation and efficiency programs. 

Energy Efficient Lights

The City has retrofit its streetlights to energy efficient light emitting diode (LED) lights, and is the point of contact for streetlight complaints and inquiries. Use our online form to report a street light complaint, or call 661-267-5300.

Streetlight Retrofit Map (PDF)

Retrofit Progress Map (PDF)

Reduce Food Waste

Did you know that 25% of food is thrown away and most of it is still edible? You can do your part by reducing the amount of organics going into our landfill. If you would like to donate leftover food or receive more information, contact South Antelope Valley Emergency Services (SAVES)

View Guidelines for Safe Food Donations (PDF) to reduce food waste. 

They are located at:
1002 E Avenue Q-12
Palmdale, CA 93550
Phone: 661-267-5191

Food Waste Challenge

Watch the Palmdale UAV Challenge.