Posts Tagged ‘LADWP’

Mayor announces energy-efficiency plan for Los Angeles

November 10, 2014 at 10:03 pm

LA Mayor Garcetti detailed a new plan Monday aimed at dramatically increasing efficiency at the Department of Water and Power. Continue reading: RSS Feed

Six Facts About the LADWP’s Plan to Fix LA’s Aging Water Mains

November 6, 2014 at 1:25 pm

Recent history has demonstrated that water main breaks are just part of our lives here in Los Angeles now. UCLA flooding, Sunset Strip flooding—these and the many other leaks and bursts we don’t see on the news (LA has… Continue reading: Curbed LA

UCLA water break prompts sticker shop owners to act

November 4, 2014 at 6:39 am

Moved by the recent water main break at UCLA that flooded campus with 20 million gallons of water, Hilary and Richard Kraft created a website titled "Make it up LA" to encourage a grass roots water conservation project.; Credit: Benjamin Brayfield/KPCC This summer’s water main break at UCLA felt like a punch in the gut […]

Free Breakfast and Solar Energy at the Mar Vista Recreation Center Tuesday 11/4

November 3, 2014 at 3:12 pm

Councilmember Mike Bonin, the Los Angeles Business Council and LADWP invite you to join them at the Westside Solar Feed-In-Tariff (FIT) Workshop this Tuesday, November 4 from 8:00-10:00 am at Mar Vista Rec. Center Gymnasium, 11430 Woodbine St., Los Angeles CA 90066. Come learn how to turn your roof into an asset and help create […]

Water Main Break Leaves Dozens Of Silver Lake Residents Without Service

October 30, 2014 at 1:29 pm

Residents in one Silver Lake neighborhood may not have water in their pipes until Thursday afternoon following a water main break. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

Flood from burst pipe shuts down Hollywood intersection

October 27, 2014 at 10:37 pm

Los Angeles Department of Water and Power crews were working Monday to shut down the water flowing from a pipe that burst near a busy Hollywood intersection, officials said. Continue reading: L.A. Times – California | Local News

Hollywood water-main break floods street, shuts service

October 25, 2014 at 10:19 am

A broken water main was to blame for flooding along the 900 block of North Heliotrope Drive in Hollywood Saturday morning. Continue reading: RSS Feed

Why does the LADWP building have a giant reflecting pool in the middle of a drought?

October 18, 2014 at 9:38 pm

This past Tuesday, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced an ambitious new plan to combat the drought in L.A. He wants the L.A. Department of Water and Power to reduce its dependence on imported water by 50 percent before 2024, for starters. The mayor also called for the city to reduce its water consumption 20 […]

Amid drought, Mayor Garcetti directs L.A. to cut water use 20% by 2017

October 15, 2014 at 12:29 am

Mayor Eric Garcetti on Tuesday challenged Los Angeles residents, businesses and city agencies to cut water use by 20% over the next 21/2 years and warned of new water restrictions if conservation targets aren’t met. Continue reading: L.A. Times – Environment

Studio City water-main break felt like earthquake, residents say

October 11, 2014 at 2:18 pm

Residents in a Studio City neighborhood were shaken out of bed by an overnight water-main break that spewed water all over their homes. Continue reading: RSS Feed

Water Main Break Reported In Mid-Wilshire Area

October 2, 2014 at 8:55 pm

LOS ANGELES (  —  A water main break has been reported in the Mid-Wilshire area. The break is located at Rosewood Avenue and Curson Street, authorities said. Noticeable flooding was reported in the intersection. At […] Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

LADWP responds to another pipe break on Sunset Boulevard

September 28, 2014 at 7:13 pm

The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power was responding Sunday to a pipe break on Sunset Boulevard that left about 20 homes without water just days after a separate water main rupture flooded the Sunset Strip. Continue reading: – Los Angeles Times