The Los Angeles County Department of Public Works has extended its public comment period for its sediment management plan, which details what methods the department will use for cleaning out storm sediment that builds up in debris basins across the county.
The full plan can be viewed on the department website - a summary of the alternatives the county is considering for specific dams in the county can be viewed on right.
The commenting period has been extended until August 28. Anyone interested in submitting an official comment for the record can email them to SedimentMgmtPlan@dpw.lacounty.gov or mail them to: Los Angeles County Public Works Department, Attn: Marcela Benavides - Sediment Management Strategic Plan, P.O. Box 1460, Alhambra, CA 91802-1460.
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