Local Water

We lead the nation in water conservation and source the majority of our water locally.

Status on 2017 Outcomes

Secure additional funding for San Fernando Groundwater Basin (SFB) cleanup
Reduce average per capita potable water use by 20%
Establish Water Cabinet
Expand recycled water production by 6 million gallons per day
Replace 95 miles of water pipe infrastructure
Reduce annual sewer spills to fewer than 125
Identify funding mechanism(s) to implement the Enhanced Watershed Management Plan (EWMP) necessary for Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System permit compliance
Reduce annual sewer spills to less than 100 by 2025

Where L.A. Is Leading

L.A. signed the most stringent water efficiency building codes of any big city in the U.S.