Public Health Department Orders Halt Of SoCal Gas' Cleanup Of Porter Ranch HomesEnvironmental health specialists found that remedial cleaning completed by SoCalGas workers does not comply with a cleaning protocol that was agreed upon.
Study Finds Toxic Metals In Homes Near Aliso Canyon Gas LeakHomes located near a gas well blowout that spewed the nation's largest-known release of methane had higher levels of toxic metals that could have caused symptoms Los Angeles residents have suffered from for months, public health officials said.
Tests From Affected Homes Reveal Metals In Dust Left Behind By Porter Ranch Gas LeakAs residents in Porter Ranch continue to deal with the aftermath of a 16-week gas leak, public health officials revealed the results of air and dust testing in affected homes.
Aliso Canyon Gas Leak Costs To Top $665M, Double Prior EstimatesAn energy company says expected costs from a massive gas leak in Porter Ranch have ballooned to $665 million.
Judge Orders SoCal Gas To Continue Paying For Displaced Porter Ranch Residents' Temporary HousingPorter Ranch-area residents displaced by the Aliso Canyon natural gas leak will be able to remain in temporary housing -- at Southern California Gas Co. expense -- until at least June 7, a judge ruled Wednesday.
SoCalGas Offers Free Cleaning Services For Porter Ranch ResidentsSoCalGas officials are offering free interior cleaning services to residents enrolled in the company's temporary relocation program who choose to return to their homes.
Another Leak Reported At Aliso Canyon And Homeowners Are MadCrimson Resource Management called the leak "minor" and said it has already been repaired.
SoCal Gas Leases Apartments For Still-Displaced Porter Ranch ResidentsResidents displaced by the now-capped Aliso Canyon gas leak who are still living in hotels will be moved to newly leased apartments, Southern California Gas Co. officials announced Friday.
Responding To New Reports Of Gas Odor, SoCal Gas Says Aliso Canyon Facility Not LeakingResponding to reports of a natural gas odor again being detected in the Porter Ranch area, Southern California Gas Co. officials said Wednesday there was "no indication of any gas leak at the Aliso Canyon storage facility."
President Obama To Form Federal Task Force Investigating Porter Ranch Gas LeakPresident Barack Obama has agreed to convene a multi-agency task force to investigate the cause of the Aliso Canyon natural gas leak and determine ways to keep such a thing from happening again.
Health Officials Test Air Quality In Porter Ranch HomesThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and UCLA assisted officials to provide baseline readings on 100 homes in Porter Ranch and 10 homes outside of the area to determine if there are chemicals still lingering in the atmosphere.
Porter Ranch Gas Leak Could Lead To Power Outages In SummerMany power plants in L.A. county run on natural gas, which comes from the Alison Canyon storage field, which is only 20-percent full now.