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Construction begins on recycled water treatment plant

PICO RIVERA — Ground was broken Sept. 22 to formally mark the beginning of construction on a high-tech $110 million treatment plant designed to purify recycled wastewater and reduce local dependence on imported water. Officials of the Water Replenishment District of Southern California were joined by state Sen. Tony Mendoza, D-Artesia, and Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia, Read More…

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Board member sues water district over attorney fees

LAKEWOOD — The Water Replenishment District of Southern California has hired an attorney to represent it in a lawsuit filed by one of its board members. Attorney Fransico Leal said the board, in a closed session July 7, agreed to hire the Los Angeles law firm of Sheppard and Mullin at $425 an hour, to defend Read More…

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Water district hires firm to build treatment plant

LAKEWOOD — The Board of Directors of the Water Replenishment District of Southern California voted 5-0 April 7 to contract with J.F. Shea Construction to build the district’s advanced $100 million water treatment facility in Pico Rivera to recycle wastewater. The district purchased the site, a former warehouse facility on San Gabriel River Parkway, last Read More…