Department Of Water and Power
A retired Los Angeles Department of Water employee was charged with misappropriating more than $4 million in public funds, Los Angeles County District Attorney’s officials said Thursday.
Nearly 20,000 gallons of water was lost Tuesday after a water main break in Beverly Grove, officials said.
A newly released audit of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power found that ratepayers footed the bill for thousands of dollars in free gas for employees and expensive steak dinners, as well as millions in contracts without competitive bids.
Gov. Jerry Brown called on cities this week to cut water consumption by 25 percent to combat the severe drought plaguing the state.
About a dozen businesses in the Park La Brea area were without water service Saturday morning following the rupture of a main on Beverly Boulevard, according to the Department of Water and Power.
A report on what it would cost to earthquake-proof L.A.’s water supply is causing an aftershock through City Hall.
A state audit says the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power knew it was releasing a flawed billing system and the botched rollout has cost nearly $200 million — losses that could be passed to ratepayers.
Power outages cut air conditioning Sunday for thousands of Southland residents suffering through triple-digit heat.
Utility crews were working late Sunday morning to re-establish water service for at least 50 customers left dry when a 6-inch water main burst earlier in the day.
A 79-year-old woman is warning people to beware of men who pose as DWP workers to distract residents while they rob their homes.
Department of Water and Power General Manager Ron Nichols will step down from his post of three years at the end of the month, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Thursday.
A busy stretch of road was shut down Saturday after a water main break opened up a hole and caused street flooding, authorities said.
Mayor Eric Garcetti Thursday discussed the new contract deal with the Department of Water and Power union leaders.
The Los Angeles City Council held a public hearing Friday regarding the Department of Water and Power’s contract negotiations.
More than 1,700 Los Angeles Department of Water and Power customers in the Hollywood Hills are were without power Thursday morning.