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LA Times ad blasts APCD over dry lake clean-up

Over the years, the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power’s wholesale water diversion from the Owens Valley dried up the Owens Lake and created what has been described as the worst dust pollution of its kind in the western hemisphere. Now, DWP wants no more responsibility to clean up the remaining dust, appealed a […]

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Hearing transcript: LADWP vs. APCD

“We’re done. We’re absolutely done in terms of going around and around and around with these arguments.”  Los Angeles Department of Water and Power attorney, Stuart Somach, opened the City’s State Air Board appeal to more dust clean-up at Owens Dry Lake with the assertion that LA will continue to challenge any agency’s order to […]

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