FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: November 12, 2007 4:45:23 PM PST
LOS ANGELES DEPARTMENT OF WATER & POWER
NOVEMBER 12, 2007 CONTACT:
Darlene Battle, (213) 367-1368
Joe Ramallo, (213) 367-1394
DROUGHT BUSTERS, THE CITY'S MOBILE WATER CONSERVATION TEAM, RETURN
TO THE STREETS TO "SPOT AND STOP" WATER WASTE
With continuing pressure on the City's water supply, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) will kick-off the City's latest effort to help raise awareness about the continuing need for water conservation by returning Drought Busters: LA's Conservation Team to LA's streets after a 13-year hiatus.
- The Drought Busters Conservation Team will patrol the City's streets to educate City residents on how to reduce water waste. The Drought Busters will drive Toyota Hybrid Prius vehicles clearly identified with the Drought Busters logo.
- The Drought Busters will hit the streets immediately following the press conference, departing from in front of the LADWP headquarters.
Tuesday, November 13, 2007 at 10:45 a.m.
111 N. Hope Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Honorable Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa
Robert Rozanski, LADWP Acting General Manager
Members of the Los Angeles City Council
Members of the Board of Water &Power Commissioners
Mayor and dignitaries
Drought Busters Team Members in uniform with a Drought Buster mobile complete with identifying logo
Graphic posters of the prohibited uses of water and water conservation tips.
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