Post Tagged with: "Los Angeles City Council"

Los Angeles homeowners may be able to install small gray water recycling systems without permit fee

April 15, 2015 at 4:36 pm Comments are Disabled

LOS ANGELES — Residents who want to re-use their shower, bath and laundry water in their gardens or lawns would no longer need to pay permit fees to install select gray water recycling systems under a plan proposed April 15 by two Los Angeles City Council members. The city typicallyRead More

L.A. City Councilman Bob Blumenfield has recently replaced most of the front lawn from his Woodland Hills home with drought tolerant plants to reduce his water usage, Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. (Photo by Michael Owen Baker/Los Angeles Daily News)

San Fernando Valley officials increased water use during worst drought year

November 13, 2014 at 5:27 pm Comments are Disabled

Some San Fernando Valley officials who set the city’s water policy consume more than twice the water as the average Angeleno when comparing their households. Records show two Valley-based City Council members actually increased their usage after Gov. Jerry Brown declared a drought state of emergency in January and calledRead More