Posts Tagged ‘LADWP’


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: latimes.com – Los Angeles Times

6-Inch Water-Main Rupture Floods Streets In South LA

September 27, 2014 at 10:45 am

An overnight water-main break in South Los Angeles flooded streets in the area and impacted about 30 people, authorities said. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

Water gushes down Sunset Boulevard, makes traffic mess

September 26, 2014 at 9:51 pm

Water gushed down Sunset Boulevard during a water main break in West Hollywood during rush hour on Friday. Continue reading: abc7.com

Amid Drought, Los Angeles Man Tormented by Hundreds of Thousands of Gallons of Water

September 26, 2014 at 2:41 pm

As California suffers through a record-breaking drought, Jeff Wagner of Sherman Oaks is having the opposite problem. For the last two months, hundreds of thousands of gallons of water have seeped up from the ground under his house. Wagner says the problem started right around the time of the water main break at UCLA.… [ […]

Official: LADWP May Take 48 Hours To Respond To Water Main Breaks

September 26, 2014 at 8:23 am

Despite water usage restrictions for customers, it can still take up to two days for DWP crews to fix some water main breaks, officials said Thursday. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

Pico-Robertson Residents Frustrated Over Broken Water Main

September 22, 2014 at 8:07 am

Residents in the Pico-Robertson area say a water main has been leaking since Friday with no action taken to fix it. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

700 DWP Customers in Westwood Lose Power

September 20, 2014 at 10:39 pm

The outage began at 8 p.m. Thursday and work was underway to restore electricity. Find out why it happened. Continue reading: Westwood-century City Patch

Thousands of customers remain without power as L.A. heat wave peaks

September 16, 2014 at 3:29 pm

About 4,000 Los Angeles Department of Water and Power customers remained without power Tuesday amid warnings that a stifling heat wave would likely send temperatures across the region into the triple digits, potentially breaking longtime records. Continue reading: L.A. Now – Los Angeles Times

Energy demand in LA sets record due to heat wave

September 16, 2014 at 3:28 pm

With another day of triple-digit temperatures in many parts of Southern California, energy demand set another record Tuesday. Continue reading: abc7.com RSS Feed

Heat wave power outages across SoCal; Edison offers cash to conserve

September 15, 2014 at 11:15 am

In this file photo, the sun shines over towers carrying electrical lines August 30, 2007 in South San Francisco, California. On Monday, thousands were without power due to an extreme heat wave settling across Southern California.; Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Thousands of customers across Southern California were without power Monday morning as a triple-digit heat wave […]

Outage Leaves At Least 600 DWP Customers Without Power In Toluca Lake

September 15, 2014 at 9:05 am

An outage in Toluca Lake Sunday has left hundreds of customers without power, according to the L.A. Department of Water and Power. Continue reading: CBS Los Angeles

UCLA Flood: DWP starts paying damage claims from water main break

September 11, 2014 at 9:51 pm

Los Angeles Department of Water and Power employees pump water out of the hole created on Sunset Boulevard after a water main ruptured and flooded parts of the UCLA campus.; Credit: Benjamin Brayfield/KPCC The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has received 190 claims for damages related to a water main break that sent […]