Glendale Settles Two Lawsuits Over Tiered Water Rates

[fsn_row][fsn_column width=”12″][fsn_text] The City of Glendale just settled two lawsuits filed by the Glendale Coalition for Better Government related to the method it used to charge for water service. The City owned utility is run as a separate entity, but City Council makes the financial decisions on its operation.  The rate structure in litigation was approved by City Council in August 2014, ignoring repeated protests by the Glendale Coalition for Better […]

Warning Signs on Grayson Repowering

By Dan Brotman: Almost two months have passed since the City Council voted to put the Grayson expansion on hold. In that time, we’ve seen encouraging signs that GWP is open to cheaper and cleaner solutions to Glendale’s energy needs. But we’re also seeing some red flags. On the positive side, GWP is running a […]

Judge Finds Glendale Guilty of Water Price Manipulation.

In a complete victory for the Glendale Coalition for Better Government in its second lawsuit against the City of Glendale, Los Angeles Superior Court Judge James C. Chalfant, found the City of Glendale in violation of proposition 218 for charging Glendale residents in excess of the cost of providing water service.Glendale Coalition for Better Government, Inc. […]