Tag: LADWP

LADWP Bulldozed Endangered Plants

SANTA MONICA—The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power is currently facing scrutiny for bulldozing endangered plants located at the Topanga State Park in...

LADWP Appoints Interim General Manager

LOS FELIZ—The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power announced on Tuesday, July 23, that the board appointed Martin L. Adams as the new...

LADWP Launches New App For Power Outages, Repairs

SHERMAN OAKS—Los Angeles Department of Water and Power unveiled on Tuesday, July 2 a new app that will give live updates on power outages...

Sunset Boulevard Construction Set To Begin This Month

BEVERLY HILLS—Construction along Sunset Boulevard is set to begin mid-June in order to improve electrical infrastructure in the Bel Air, Beverly Crest and Westwood...

Water Main Break Impacts Sunset Blvd.

BEVERLY HILLS—The city of Beverly Hills informed residents and visitors to the region to avoid the area of Alpine Drive while crews work to...

Tree Trimmers Cause Power Outage

STUDIO CITY—Tree trimers caused a power outage that affected hundreds of customers in Studio City on Tuesday, August 14. At around 9:50 a.m., officials...

Hit-And-Run Closes 101 Freeway

MELROSE—A hit-and-run accident led to a five-hour closure of the Hollywood 101 Freeway Monday, August 13. The crash occurred around 10 p.m. involving a...

Outage Leaves Thousands Without Electricity

BEL AIR/BRENTWOOD—The cities of Bel Air and Brentwood experienced a power outage on Thursday, July 12. Around 10 a.m., thousands of the Southern Californian residents...

Mayor Garcetti Expands Turf Rebate Program

LOS ANGELES—Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Friday, October 13 that rebates provided by the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) for...

Customer Bill Of Rights Proposed For Residents

LOS ANGELES—The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power unveiled a “customer bill of rights” on Tuesday, January 3 that says it will guarantee better...

Water Main Rupture On Las Lomas Avenue

PACIFIC PALISADES—A water main rupture on Sunset Boulevard and Las Lomas Avenue caused water to flow into 200 feet of roadway and buckled pavement...

Tractor Causes Fire In Woodland Hills

WOODLAND HILLS—Four homes were evacuated on Wednesday, August 3, after a tractor hit a gas line and started a fire. The Los Angeles Fire Department...

LADWP Fixes Hollywood Hills Water Main Break

HOLLYWOOD HILLS—The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power were able to stop most of the flow of water from a water main break that threatened...

Crow Causes Blackouts Across San Fernando Valley

SHERMAN OAKS—A crow flew into a circuit breaker on Thursday, June 23 triggering blackouts throughout the San Fernando Valley and causing heavy traffic congestion. About 15,000...

LADWP Restoring Power After Rain And Windstorm

WOODLAND HILLS—The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power as of Monday, February 1 restored power to more than 52,000 of its 1.4 million...

Pipe Break Results In Flooding

HOLLYWOOD HILLS—A water pipe break on Saturday, December 19 resulted in the flooding of Appian Way near Barcelona and Stanley. The 6-inch break was...

Westside Power Outage Affects 29,000 LADWP Customers

WESTWOOD—Over 29,000 Los Angeles Department of Water and Power customers in the areas of Westwood and Pacific Palisades lost power at approximately 2 p.m....

Crews Fix Studio City Water Main Break

STUDIO CITY—The intersection of Ventura Boulevard and Coldwater Canyon was packed with utility crews throughout the day after a water main break created a...

Water Main Break In Hollywood Hills

HOLLYWOOD HILLS—A water main break occurred at Cahuenga Boulevard and Cahuenga Terrace in Hollywood Hills on Friday, July 17. An eight-inch cast iron pipe burst...

Headworks Reservoir East Construction Complete

GRIFFITH PARK—On June 17, Los Angeles District 4 Councilmember Tom LaBonge cut the ribbon at Headworks Reservoir East to mark the project’s first milestone. After...
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