Policy Factsheet: LA County Water Supply Management


Nearly 100 public and private entities (with over 3,000 connections) are involved in the management of potable water supplies in metropolitan Los Angeles. Suppliers include city agencies, special districts, Investor Owned Utilities (IOUs), Municipal Water Districts (MWDs), and Mutual Water Companies (MWCs). These organizations receive water from many sources, including imports from outside the region, groundwater, and recycled water. They also have varying regulations, jurisdictions and management structures.

Policy Factsheet: LA County Water Management.

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