Angelenos have made some cutbacks to water use during the statewide drought, but California officials say the Southland can do even more to conserve.
The DWP is increasing its rebate for replace your lawn with drought-resistant plants to $3.75 a square foot from the prior $3 a square foot, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Monday.
Forecasters say about half an inch of rain fell over the Southland in the winter’s first good storm.
Mandatory water restrictions could be on tap for residents in Santa Monica.
Addressing California’s longstanding water problems will take tens of billions of dollars more and a large dose of political compromise, but the epic drought may provide new motivation, Gov. Jerry Brown told a Stanford University water conference on Monday.
In the midst of a historic drought, Californians face an important, and expensive, decision on Election Day when deciding the fate of Proposition 1, which would address the state’s water crisis.
Parts of California could receive above-average rain and snow this winter but not enough to end the worsening drought, federal forecasters said Thursday.
It was not immediately known what specific steps Mayor Garcetti would be ordering in terms of increased conservation or enforcement of water usage.
Golf club members say popular course in Santa Clarita, unable to sustain its grass due to California’s mega-drought, is closing down, and industry experts fear this trend may spread throughout the state.
Water usage by residents in Los Angeles fell this summer from the levels used last year, LADWP officials reported Friday.
A federal law enforcement-issued gun and badge are just a couple of the items that have been recently found underneath the receding water line of drought-dry Castaic Lake.
How dirty are you willing to let your car get to save water during the historic statewide drought?
State officials on Tuesday reported the largest monthly decline in water use this year as the severity of California’s drought hits home.
The ongoing drought devastation across Southern California came at a bad time for employees of the pool industry as they are working to find ways to stay afloat during water regulations.
Despite water usage restrictions for customers, it can still take up to two days for DWP crews to fix some water main breaks, officials said Thursday.