News Releases


LADWP Heat Storm Update: July 9, 2018, 4:30 p.m.

Crews Nearing Full Restoration of Customer Outages Remaining from Weekend Heat Storm LADWP crews working to restore power to those affected As of 4:30 p.m. today, July 9, LADWP power system crews are…


LADWP Heat Storm Update: July 9, 2018, 9:00 a.m.

Crews Make Significant Progress Overnight as they Work to Restore Localized Power Outages Affecting 7,800 Customers LADWP crews working to restore power as quickly and safely as possible With the current heat storm,…


LADWP Heat Storm Update: July 8, 2018, 6 P.M. 

Continued Conservation Urged as Crews Work to Restore Localized Power Outages Affecting 26,500 Customers LADWP crews working to repair damaged cable at 6th and Oxford.   As of 6 P.M. Sunday, Los Angeles…


LADWP Heat Storm Update: July 8, 2018, 10 A.M.

  LADWP crews working to repair damaged cable on Commonwealth Avenue to restore power to apartment building behind them. LADWP power system crews made significant progress overnight and now have restored power to…


LADWP Heat Storm Update: July 7, 2018, 10 P.M.

  LADWP crews working to repair damaged cable in the 5400 block of Fulton Avenue With another triple-digit day of record-breaking heat, electricity demand and additional outages, LADWP has increased its estimated restoration time…


LADWP Heat Storm Update: Saturday July 7, 2018, 3PM

  LADWP’s power restoration crews at work at 6th & Western to restore power.   LADWP crews continue to work at repairing damaged electrical equipment and restoring power to affected customers  as record-setting high…


LADWP Heat Storm Update: Saturday July 7, 2018, 8 A.M.

LOS ANGELES (July 7, 2018)–Friday’s record-setting heat led to unprecedented peak electricity demand in the City of Los Angeles causing localized power outages that are affecting approximately 34,500 LADWP customers out of 1.5 million as of 8 AM today….