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Part Of Sunset Strip Remains Closed For Water Main Repair

A portion of Sunset Boulevard remained closed late Saturday afternoon as work to clean up from Friday’s water main break continued.

09/27/2014

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Power Outages Make Heat Wave Unbearable For Southland Residents

Power outages cut air conditioning Sunday for thousands of Southland residents suffering through triple-digit heat.

09/14/2014

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LADWP Worker Remains Hospitalized In Critical Condition

A male LADWP worker remained hospitalized Friday in critical condition with serious injuries he sustained while working on overhead power lines in Encino this week.

CBS Los Angeles–08/29/2014

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LADWP Worker Shocked By Power Line In Encino

A Los Angeles Department of Water and Power worker was shocked while working on a power line in Encino Thursday.

08/28/2014

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Man In Need Of Artificial Heart Machine Says DWP Threatening To Shut Off Power To Home

A West Hills man who needs an artificial heart machine to stay alive said that the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power is threatening to shut off the power to his home.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/26/2014

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Powerhouse Fire Victims Sue LADWP

Residents affected by last year’s Powerhouse Fire near Santa Clarita are suing the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, claiming the utility is to blame for starting the blaze that destroyed dozens of homes.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/24/2014

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Headworks Reservoir Under Construction In Burbank

The Headworks Reservoir, a $220 million project to protect the water supply for years to come, is under construction in Burbank.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/27/2014

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Judge Clears The Way For City Controller To Audit DWP Trusts

A judge has cleared the way for City Controller Ron Galperin to audit two trusts controlled by the union that represents Department of Water and Power workers.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/25/2014

Brian D'Arcy

DWP Union Boss Still Mum About $40M In Ratepayer Funds Spent On Nonprofit Trusts

The head of the union that represents most Los Angeles Department of Water and Power workers is still mum on $40 million in ratepayer funds that was spent on two nonprofit trusts.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/31/2014

The City Council unanimously approved former Anaheim city manager Marcie Edwards as the new DWP General Manager in February. (credit: CBS)

Garcetti Nominates Anaheim City Manager To Head DWP

Mayor Eric Garcetti Thursday nominated Anaheim City Manager Marcie Edwards to be the new general manager of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/30/2014

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City Council Approves Moratorium On DWP Shutoff Notices

The council voted 12-0 to place a moratorium on disconnection notices.

11/27/2013

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LADWP Spent Nearly $100M On Troubled Billing System

The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has spent nearly $100 million on a new computerized billing system that has overcharged customers and sparked a flood of complaints.

11/23/2013

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9K LADWP Customers Without Power

Thousands of Los Angeles Department of Water and Power customers were without power Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/21/2013

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Councilmen Criticize DWP Amid Customer Service Complaints

Councilman Paul Krekorian criticized that DWP on Wednesday, saying officials did a poor job of letting customers know of the changes.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–11/20/2013

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Studio City Residents Express Fears About Harvard-Westlake School Expansion

The proposed construction of a new parking garage and soccer field for Harvard-Westlake School is upsetting some locals.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/07/2013

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