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Lompoc

(lŏm`pōk), city (1990 pop. 37,649), Santa Barbara co., S Calif., in an oil and agricultural area; inc. 1888. It has a huge flower-seed industry and two large diatomaceous earth mines. Petroleum and food are processed in the city, and there is light manufacturing. Nearby is La Purisima Mission (1791), a state historic monument. Vandenberg Air Force BaseVandenberg Air Force Base,
U.S. military installation, 3,456 acres (1,399 hectares), SW Calif., near Lompoc; chief Pacific coast launch site for military satellites. Commercial satellites are launched from the base as well, and it is also a site for test-firing intercontinental
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 is to the west.
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We are extremely grateful for the kindness and generosity that has come from the Lompoc Police Department," said Adam Silva, chief development officer of WWP.
We are excited to continue to work with such a forward thinking and strategic agency as Lompoc Police," said Ed Foster, RoboVu CEO & Co-Founder.
In a nondescript area tucked behind a Home Depot, a cluster of independent winemakers is lovingly called the Lompoc Wine Ghetto--three words that I never expected to see together.
city councilman, tells the Lompoc Record that Granite could recycle as much as 50,000 tons of concrete and other used road materials per year if permitted.
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According to official statistics, pesticide use in Lompoc went up from 70,000 pounds per year in 1991 to 120,000 pounds in 1998--a symptom of the intensive farming of lettuce, cauliflower, asparagus and other high-yield vegetables.
Our solution with the City of Lompoc demonstrates our focus on innovative services that help our customers harness the full business value of their communications investment," said Todd Habersang, Vice President of Managed Services at Siemens Communications.
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Considered the world's flower seed capital, Lompoc is surrounded by vast fields of zinnias, marigolds, petunias, and other flowers.
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May 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- DenMat Holdings LLC, a leading provider of professional dental products and laboratory services to dentists in more than 68 countries, today announced the relocation of its operations to Lompoc, California.