Coronavirus: LADWP To Stop Nonpayment Shutoffs For Rest Of 2020; City Starts Emergency Renters Assistance FundGarcetti also announced that the Angeleno Card Program had doubled its initial goal, raising $20 million — allowing the city to help 60,000 residents of Los Angeles.
Report Calls On LADWP To Mitigate Wildfire Risk, Address Maintenance BacklogThe report found that LADWP has more than 1,000 outstanding maintenance orders in wildfire-threat areas.
Thousands Of Edison Customers Without Power Due To Safety Shutoffs; LADWP Says No Shutoffs PlannedNearly 13,000 Southern California Edison customers were without power as of noon Thursday.
City Drops Suit Against PricewaterhouseCoopers Over LADWP Billing ScandalThe city has dropped its lawsuit against a company accused of being behind a massive over-billing scandal at the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power — leaving customers on the hook for millions of dollars.
LADWP To Create Office Of Inspector General To Improve Accountability, TransparencyMayor Eric Garcetti announced Thursday that the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power will create an Office of Inspector General in an effort to improve accountability and transparency at the utility.
Swath Of Bel Air, Including Getty Center, Hit By Power OutagePower went out to about 660 LADWP customers at about 2:50 a.m. Thursday in an area east of the 405 Freeway at Sunset Boulevard to Veteran Avenue and Bellagio Road.
Man Charged With Murder In Unprovoked Beating Death Of LADWP Worker70-year-old Julius Rondez had worked for LADWP for more than 30 years and was nearing retirement.
LADWP Over-Billed Ratepayers $40M, Attorney Claims In New Court Filings
LADWP Gets New Chief Just One Day After FBI RaidThe new GM was appointed at the direction of Mayor Eric Garcetti.
FBI Raids LADWP Offices In Downtown LANo arrests were planned, the FBI said.
LADWP Has Busy Morning With Pair Of Water Main BreaksLos Angeles Department of Water and Power got off to a rocky start this morning after a pair of early morning water main breaks required the closure of some local streets.
LADWP Announces Construction Project Closures On Sunset BoulevardSections of Sunset Boulevard will close in order to improve electric system reliability and capacity.
San Fernando Valley Residents Warned About LADWP Imposters"They didn't look official. They were just wearing their yellow vests. One was wearing a hard hat. The other was wearing a cap," says Sam Cividanis.
LA To Recycle 100 Percent Of Its Wastewater By 2035, Mayor SaysBy 2035, officials hope that more than one-third of L.A.’s water supply is made up of recycled wastewater.
LA To Phase Out 3 Natural Gas Plants, Replace Them With Clean EnergyThe three plants account for more than a third of the city’s natural gas supply.