Sept. 25th: California’s Water Crisis and the Role of Water Reclamation

 The American Academy of Environmental Engineers presents a special dinner meeting focusing on water reclamation scheduled for Thursday September 25th at the LACSD headquarters in Whittier. The featured speakers are Jeffrey Kightlinger, General Manager for MWD and Steve Maguin, General Continue reading

LACSD Clearwater Program Featured at LABS Installation Banquet

 By Wendy Wert Sewer Leaks Editor  On April 24, the Los Angeles Basin Section (LABS) of California Water Environment Association (CWEA) held the annual installation banquet. The featured speakers at the event, Joe Houghton and Dave Haug, presented an overview Continue reading

More Water Softeners Coming Out of the Santa Clarita Valley

 The LACSD and Culligan Water Conditioning of Orange County have partnered to remove about 1,000 units by mid-2009. There is a problem with chlorides (salt) in local rivers and water softeners are a top source. Money quote: “As we work toward ridding Continue reading

Presentation: Getting the Salt Out – An Innovative Plan to Reduce Chloride

By Wendy Wert Editor  On October 25, 2007 the Los Angeles Basin Section (LABS) of CWEA hosted a Dinner and Training meeting at the Monterey Hill Restaurant in Monterey Park. The featured speaker Preeti Ghuman a Civil Engineer, with the Los Continue reading