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Workshop #5 (Part 2 of 3) - Date: December 13th, 2016

The fifth One Water LA workshop consisted of four rounds of breakout sessions which enabled stakeholders to thoroughly review and discuss a comprehensive list of draft Policy Ideas compiled from previous Stakeholder Workshops, Special Topic and Advisory Group Meetings, and other planning documents including the Stormwater Capture Master Plan and the LA Basin Stormwater Conservation Study. Stakeholder attendees provided the One Water LA Team with input in regards to policies that need to be included on the list and/or policy ideas that needed more clarification. A total of 59 stakeholders were in attendance.

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Workshop #4 (Part 1 of 3) - Date: October 26th, 2016

The fourth workshop held on October 26th, 2016 provided stakeholders with an overview of the One Water LA Alternatives Evaluation Process. A draft potential list of projects and programs meant to collectively achieve One Water LA Objectives and goals in the City’s Sustainability pLAn was also presented and the One Water LA team solicited input from stakeholders on additional projects and programs to consider. The workshop concluded with a Project Evaluation Criteria Scoring exercise where attendees provided input on the relative weighting and importance of the 20 Project Evaluation Criteria developed by the One Water LA Team. A total of 48 stakeholders were in attendance.

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Workshop #3 (Date: September 13, 2016)

The third workshop held on September 13th, 2016 consisted of a World Café Format where stakeholders in attendance provided their input and feedback on projects, policies and programs they were most excited about, benefits they would like One Water LA to achieve by 2040, and draft evaluation criteria for projects/portfolios needed to make the One Water Plan a success.

Stakeholder participants from the Funding, Outreach & Communication and Stormwater Special Topic Groups (STGs) reported out to workshop attendees on the key outcomes and recommendations from their respective STG meetings. The workshop concluded with an interactive Climate Change presentation that solicited stakeholder feedback to the One Water LA Team regarding perceptions that would help frame future work related to climate change. A total of 39 stakeholders were in attendance.

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Workshop #2 (Date: June 29, 2016)

The second workshop held on June 29th, 2016 focused on the following topics: 1). Recycled Water Advisory Group Integration into One Water LA, 2). Draft Groundwater Replenishment Environmental Impact Report, 3). Ground Water Replenishment Pilot Study Phase 2 and 4). One Water LA Phase 2 Update on Short-Term Potential Case Studies and Long-Term Integration Alternatives. Additionally, Report Outs for two out of the five One Water LA Special Topic Groups were given by stakeholders followed by an active discussion period. A total of 41 stakeholders were in attendance.

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Workshop #1 (Date: December 10, 2015)

The first workshop for Phase 2 held on December 10th, 2015 focused on: 1) providing an overview of key specific tasks and ongoing tasks for Phase 2, 2) discussing the stakeholder involvement process and 3) discussing existing and future flow conditions and the use of a flow balance tool, which is the essential building block for the planning of tasks in Phase 2. A total of 52 stakeholders were in attendance and stakeholders were encouraged to sign-up for Special Topic Groups to help shape key aspects of the One Water LA Plan.

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(Phase 1)

Workshop #3 (March 5, 2015)

The third stakeholder workshop was held on March 5, 2015; 42 stakeholders attended.

City staff provided a brief recap of One Water LA Phase I activities. Representatives from the Port of Los Angeles and the Department of City Planning spoke about their involvement in the One Water LA Plan. Additionally, two stakeholder advisory group members each shared their experience in working with the One Water LA team throughout Phase I of the One Water LA planning process.

The Final Draft Guiding Principles were presented and comments, questions, and suggestions were received. Input received from stakeholders will be used to finalize the Guiding Principles document for the One Water LA Plan.

Workshop #3 Documents: Workshop #2 (November 6, 2014)

The second One Water stakeholder workshop was held on November 6, 2014; 53 stakeholders attended.

The workshop consisted of four breakout sessions in the following subject areas:
  • Water Supply Reliability
  • Watershed Health
  • Climate Change Mitigation
  • Adaptation and Economic & Financial Stability
During each breakout session, stakeholders provided their feedback and ideas relative to water management. This gave the City guidance on principles, policies and goals for Phase 1 of the One Water LA Plan.

As a result of the second stakeholder workshop, draft guiding principles will be developed to guide the more detailed planning that will occur in Phase II of the One Water LA Plan.
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Workshop #1 (May 21, 2014)

On May 21, 2014, the City held the first of the three stakeholder workshops that initiated Phase 1 of One Water LA. 23 stakeholders attended.

Each stakeholder was provided with the draft One Water LA vision statement, draft One Water LA objectives, and a One Water LA Fact Sheet. Additionally, stakeholders were encouraged to share their comments, concerns, and/or suggestions on these handouts.

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