This site is dedicated to providing information to residents, visitors, and customers about our operations in the Eastern Sierra.

Latest Updates

COVID-19 Response

Customer Information

As part of our COVID-19 response, we are taking steps to protect the health and safety of our customers and employees. To follow public health guidelines regarding social distancing, our Bishop Customer Service Center is closed. Click here for further information on paying your bill and flexible payment options. To speak to our customer service team, please call 760-873-0251.

Recreational Land Closures

The health and safety of our employees and the community remains a priority. Anyone visiting outdoor spaces is expected to follow all the COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions put in place by Mono and Inyo Counties

Upcoming Events

Inyo/LA Standing Committee
The Standing Committee is comprised of Inyo and LA policy makers and provide direction to the Inyo/LA Technical Group which is comprised of Inyo and LA technical staff.
Next Meeting: March 1, 2021 - Agenda

LA's Urban Water Management Plan
The 2020 Urban Water Management Plan (UWMP) is being prepared now. In January 2021, we held informational meetings to share background on the UWMP and the preparation process before the draft is released in February 2021. Public Comment is due by March 22

Public Hearings for public comment:
March 9, 2021 @6PM

March 13, 2021 @10AM

Real Estate

Lease Bid Notice: March 31, 2021 Deadline
LADWP Announces A Notice Inviting Bids For Lease of a Restaurant Located in Olancha, Inyo County. Click here for Bid Notice

Aqueduct Operations

Mono Basin Restoration
Correcting the Record Regarding Louis Sahagun’s Los Angeles Times Story and LADWP’s Relationship with Mono County Ranchers - View statement

Recently, we posted a notice of intent to adopt a Mitigated Negative Declaration (MND) for the Mono Basin Water Rights Licenses Project - Review the full notice and details.

LADWP's Restoration Work in Mono Basin

Owens Lake
Notice of Intent Six-Month Operational Test of Testing Well-East. Public comment due March 25.
Review full notice and details 

Current Precipitation Conditions 

Snowpack measurements & Snow Survey Results
As of February 23, 2021:
          10.9" of water content
          58% of average to date
          48% normal to April 1
Full snow report 

Job Openings

Now Accepting Applications
The application process will be opening soon for the following positions: 
-Currently no open applications

Spring Virtual Job Fair
March 3, 2021
RSVP here

LADWP employees on scaffolding working on aqueduct construction project.

Los Angeles Aqueduct Operations 

More information on
Los Angeles Aqueduct operations can be found by visiting our main website

 Conditions Report
 Snow Surveys
Owens Lake 
 Annual Operation Plans


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The Unique Eastern Sierra 

Photos taken by LADWP photographers and staff. All rights reserved.

Crowley Lake Fish Camp in the summer.

Sunrise over Laws, CA.

Almost sunset in Long Valley.

Klondike Lake in the summer time.

Setting sun over the pines in Mono County.

Owens River in the spring time.

Vegetation at dusk.

Birds over Owens Lake during the annual Owens Lake Bird Festival.

Sunrise over Crowley Lake.

Owens River during 2018 spring run off.

Rock Creek basin during LADWP snow survey.

Benton Crossing.

LA Aqueduct Manager Adam Perez's son smiles after great catch in the Owens River.

Kayakers enjoying summer time recreation.

LA Aqueduct Manager, Adam Perez enjoys fly fishing in the Upper Owens River.

Fly fishing in the Upper Owens River.