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Mayor Garcetti Announced DWP Will Not Shut Off Services Due to Non-Payment for the Rest of 2020; Rent Freeze Extended Another Year
May 7, 2020
Thursday, May 7, Mayor Eric Garcetti provided an update on COVID-19 Response efforts. The Mayor previous announced a 3-level analysis that will be in use, as Los Angeles gradually opens local businesses. The brick-and-mortars are still not allowed to let people come inside, but there is curb side assistance available for florists, car dealers, and stores that sell toys, books, clothing, sporting goods, and music. Community spaces that are looking to open by Saturday include trails and golf courses. Eric Garcetti provided updated data surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak, these numbers hold a deeper value, as they stand as major factors in deciding what future firms will open in L.A. The Los Angeles City Mayor shared the updates within the departments of Power and Water. ... read more »
LADWP Will Not Disconnect Water and Power Service During COVID-19 Emergency Response
March 26, 2020
Customers who receive a disconnect notice should disregard the letter and not panic. While letters may still be sent out as our systems catch up with this emergency, the City will not shut off water or power to residents of Los Angeles during the local emergency. ... read more »
LADWP Tells Customers to Disregard Shutoff Notices, Late Fees for Now
March 22, 2020
The Los Angeles Department of Water Power told customers today to disregard any shutoff notices they may receive in the mail, as the utility is temporarily halting disconnections amid the coronavirus pandemic. ... read more »
LADWP Commitment to Fostering Gender Equity Honored by Society of Women Engineers
February 27, 2020
The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) was honored with two Society of Women Engineers (SWE) “WE Local” awards this month at the WE Local San Diego conference in San Diego, Calif. The Department received the Sustaining Benefactor award, while its LADWP-SWE chapter was selected for the Outstanding Professional Development Event award. ... read more »
South LA Student Participates in LAUSD Academic Decathlon Workshop
January 3, 2020
Student Angelize Simmons, West Vernon High School, participates in a practice interview session at the LADWP downtown headquarters during a workshop session to prepare for the vigorous LAUSD Academic Decathlon Competition.  Interviews are one of the competition areas.  ... read more »
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
October 24, 2019
West Coast’s largest family festival attracts thousands from L.A. area and beyond ... read more »
Williams Heads LADWP’s Western District Team
October 10, 2019
Donald Williams plays a critical role in ensuring that the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power fulfills its mission of delivering clean, reliable water throughout the city. ... read more »
LEADERSUP PARTNERS WITH LA SENTINEL TO CLOSE THE UNEMPLOYMENT GAP AMONG YOUTH IN SOUTH LA
September 19, 2019
LeadersUp not only recruits, trains and advocates for inclusive hiring practices but it partners with employers who are looking to hire diverse talent NOW! And its growing its Fair Chance Coalition of employers adopting hiring practices inclusive of jobseekers with prior arrests and convictions. ... read more »
L.A. City Council Confirms New DWP General Manager Amid Utility’s Overhaul
September 17, 2019
The Los Angeles City Council today unanimously confirmed Martin Adams as the new general manager and chief engineer of the Department of Water and Power. ... read more »
LADWP showcases EVs first-hand at Ninth Annual ‘Charge Up L.A.!’
September 12, 2019
The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power are hoping to clear the air about electric vehicles with the ninth annual Charge Up LA! Los Angeles event corresponding with National Drive Electric Week. ... read more »
DWP Recommends New General Manager in Wake of FBI Search
July 26, 2019
One day after the FBI served a search warrant at the downtown offices of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, the utility's general manager was replaced today months ahead of his previously announced departure. ... read more »
Garcetti Nominates Longtime DWP Employee as General Manager
June 20, 2019
Mayor Eric Garcetti has nominated Marty Adams as the next general manager of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power. ... read more »
Watts Clean Air and Energy Committee Host “Watts Hearts Earth Celebration”
May 2, 2019
People from across the community came out to visit the booths on clean energy, water conservation, waste reduction, and more. ... read more »
Garcetti Nominates Susana Reyes to Join LADWP Board
April 25, 2019
Susana Reyes, who previously served as the director of LADWP's Low- Income Customer Access, would replace outgoing commissioner, Aura Vasquez. ... read more »
‘Power, Leadership, and Influence of the Black Woman’ A Stellar Success 
March 28, 2019
‘An audience of powerful women celebrating other powerful women’   ... read more »
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