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California Water Usage Drops In June, Exceeds Governor’s Mandate

Californians continued to conserve water in June as a record-breaking heat wave swept throughout much of the state, officials said Thursday.

07/30/2015

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Crews Work To Repair Water Main Break In Silver Lake

Crews worked to repair a water main break that ruptured on Wednesday.

07/29/2015

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Crews Work To Repair Water Main Break In Silver Lake

Crews worked to repair a water main that has ruptured in Silver Lake.

07/24/2015

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LADWP To Discuss Annual Rate Hikes Proposal At Community Meeting

Members of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power will host a community meeting Wednesday to discuss a plan that would raise customer bills annually for the next five years.

07/22/2015

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LA Commissioners Consider Further Restricting 3-Day Watering Schedule

At a meeting Tuesday, commissioners from the L.A. Department of Water and Power decided to stay with the current three-day watering schedule.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/21/2015

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Crews Working To Restore Power For Thousands As Outages Sweep Across LA County

The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power is looking into whether or not severe weather is directly related to scattered outages across the county.

07/18/2015

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Power Outages Hit Hollywood, 1,700 LADWP Customers Without Power

More than 1,700 Department of Water and Power customers in the Hollywood area were without electricity Wednesday after a pair of outages that occurred blocks apart.

07/15/2015

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WeHo Water Main Break Leaves Dozens Without Service

The water main burst overnight on Clinton Street near North Harper Avenue, officials say.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/11/2015

Jaclyn Kerrigan and Jimmy Choo.

Resident Says Meter Reader Abused Her Small Dog In Visit To Her Home

Jaclyn Kerrigan say her miniature pinscher Jimmy Choo went through the worst trauma of his life earlier this week when he was abused by a meter reader from the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power.

07/10/2015

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Crews Work To Repair 36-Inch Water Main Break In Lake View Terrace

Crews Thursday worked to repair a water main that has ruptured in Lake View Terrace.

07/09/2015

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LADWP Proposes Rate Hikes Over Next 5 Years For Infrastructure Repairs

Los Angeles residents may need to brace themselves for water and power rate hikes.

07/08/2015

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LADWP Reveals Plan To Collect Stormwater Runoff

Los Angeles Department of Water and Power officials will unveil a plan Thursday for capturing stormwater runoff and using it to refill underground supplies, rather than allowing it to drain into the Pacific Ocean.

06/25/2015

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Ex-LADWP Employee Accused Of Misappropriating More Than $4M In Public Funds

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.

06/11/2015

Randy Esada thought he was due a refund from the LADWP. Not so fast. (credit: CBS)

Only On 2: Hancock Park Man Says DWP Billed Him Outrageously

Randy Esada received a bill for more than $18,000.

05/29/2015

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LA City Council Approves New Phase In Water Conservation Efforts

The Los Angeles City Council Wednesday approved a new phase in the city’s effort to conserve water.

05/20/2015

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