Sunshine Canyon Garbage Dump and Water/Air Safety Timeline for Sunshine Canyon Landfill Both the L.A. City & County owned land in Sunshine Canyon 1991 Old City Dump was closed. 1996 County expansion opened in 1996 1999 City passed the expansion & reopening of the Sunshine Canyon Landfill on the city side. It actually opened in 2005 2009 the County and City

Report: Los Angeles Has More Garbage Than It Can Handle An internal city report recently determined something that all of us that live in Los Angeles can tell: Los Angeles has way too much trash. Obtained by the LA Times (probably by searching through the "obvious" folder at City Hall), the report was written for the office of City Administrative Officer Miguel Santana. The