Chatsworth Church Says Porter Ranch Gas Leak Has Hurt Their Bottom Line, Food Bank Donations"It's very, very concerning in the last two months we were short on the rent and had to borrow the money both months to pay the rent," the pastor acknowledged.
Councilman Calls For Investigation Into 'Abnormally High' SoCal Gas BillsLA City Councilman Mitch Englander submitted a resolution to the city council on Tuesday calling on regulators to investigate rate increases experienced by Southern California Gas Co. customers in the wake of the massive natural gas leak in Aliso Canyon.
LA County Prosecutors File Charges Against SoCal Gas Over Porter Ranch LeakLos Angeles County prosecutors filed misdemeanor criminal charges against Southern California Gas Co. today for allegedly failing to immediately report the Porter Ranch gas leak to state authorities.
California Attorney General Sues SoCalGas Over Porter Ranch LeakThe lawsuit alleges Southern California Gas Co. violated state health and safety laws by failing to control the Porter Ranch gas leak and report it to proper authorities.
Boxer, Feinstein Seek Federal Review Of Porter Ranch Gas LeakU.S. Sens. Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstein say they will seek federal review of an ongoing leak of natural gas from a utility's underground storage site that has forced thousands of people to leave nearby Los Angeles neighborhoods.
Report Of Gas Leak Spurs Closure Of Elementary School In AdelantoAuthorities say a school in the Inland Empire has been closed for the day after a reported gas leak in the area.
LA City Council Votes For Gas Leak Relocation Services To Continue In Porter Ranch, Surrounding CommunitiesMore than 6,000 families in and around Porter Ranch have taken steps to temporarily relocate out of the neighborhood in the wake of the months-long gas leak there, a county supervisor said today.
Air Regulators Sue SoCal Gas Over Months-Long Well LeakRegional air regulators sued the Southern California Gas Co. on Tuesday, seeking penalties that could surpass $25 million for a months-long natural gas leak that is blamed for sickening neighbors and has prompted a mass evacuation of a San Fernando Valley neighborhood.
Rep. Brad Sherman Doubtful Porter Ranch Facility Leaking Gas Can Be ReopenedTwo local lawmakers toured the site of the natural gas leak at the Southern California Gas Co.’s Aliso Canyon Storage Facility in Porter Ranch Tuesday.
SoCal Gas Expects To Stop Aliso Canyon Leak By Late FebruarySouthern California Gas Co. announced Monday that it expects to stop the leak at its Aliso Canyon storage facility by late February, if not sooner, as the utility says work on its relief well project is moving forward ahead of schedule.
Porter Ranch Residents Gather For Second Meeting With AQMDA day after a new report came out showing the level of toxins released into the air from a massive natural gas leak near Porter Ranch has been seriously underestimated, residents were preparing to voice their concerns at a second meeting with the South Coast Air Quality Management District.
Utility May Have Understated Health Threat From Porter Ranch Gas LeakSoCal Gas's own data suggests the utility may have understated the health threat posed by the Porter Ranch gas leak.