Attorneys Disagree On Whether $44 Million LADWP Overbilling Settlement Is Good DealAfter overcharging thousands of customers due to a billing error, the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power is planning to dole out tens of millions of dollars as part of a class-action lawsuit settlement announced in August. But the issue isn't completely resolved, yet. Attorneys representing different plaintiffs in the suit have not been able to agree on whether it is a good enough deal.
Storm Knocks Out Power To 8,200 LADWP CustomersMore than 8,000 homes were without power Tuesday as heavy rain and winds caused outages in several neighborhoods, according to the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power.
Ruptured Water Main Shuts Down Woodman Avenue In Sherman Oaks OvernightAn 8-inch water main ruptured in Sherman Oaks, threatening to flood underground parking structures, knocking out service to residents and shutting down a section of Woodman Avenue overnight, authorities said.
Water Agencies Offering Rebates, Discounts For Captured Storm WaterThere may be a silver lining for homeowners dreading the arrival of a stronger-than-usual rainy season thanks to El Nino.
Mayor Garcetti: LA To Have Largest Municipal Fleet Of Electric Vehicles In CountryL.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti on Friday announced that the city has committed to leasing a fleet of 160 battery powered electric vehicles and 128 hybrid cars to be used by the police, fire, utility and other city departments.
Extreme Heat Sparks Power Outages Across SouthlandAccording to Southern California Edison, about 11,000 customers system wide were left without power following wild weather and extreme heat conditions on Wednesday.
LADWP Issues Energy Conservation AlertAn energy conservation alert was issued Friday as temperatures are expected to reach 100 degrees and beyond in the San Fernando Valley.
8-Inch Water Main Break Interrupts Service In San PedroAuthorities say a break in an 8-inch water main in San Pedro interrupted service to about 20 customers Monday.
Water Main Break Floods Intersection In KoreatownLos Angeles Department of Water and Power crews worked to repair a six-inch cast iron pipe that ruptured in Koreatown on Friday.
LADWP Reaches Tentative Settlement In Customer Billing Class-Action LitigationThe Los Angeles Department of Water and Power reached a settlement on Monday in regards to a customer billing class-action litigation.
Water Main Break Floods Busy Studio City IntersectionA water line ruptured at Ventura Boulevard and Coldwater Canyon, according to the Department of Water and Power.
California Water Usage Drops In June, Exceeds Governor's MandateCalifornians continued to conserve water in June as a record-breaking heat wave swept throughout much of the state, officials said Thursday.