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Governor issues new mandates for water use

LOS ANGELES — Southland residents will need to permanently curtail their water use under an order issued May 9 by Gov. Jerry Brown that bans activities such as hosing off sidewalks and requires urban suppliers to continue producing monthly reports on water-reduction efforts. The order calls for long-term implementation of temporary water conservation measures put Read More…

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Most area cities continue to reduce water usage

LOS ANGELES — State water users again curtailed their water use in August, with water use dropping by nearly 27 percent in the month, down from the 31.4 percent in July but still ahead of Gov. Jerry Brown’s mandate for 25 percent reduction from 2013 totals. With the exception of El Segundo, Southland cities recorded Read More…