On March 4, 2021, the City of Lomita held a kickoff event commemorating the start of the project to install a new Granular Activated Carbon filtration system at the Cypress Water Production Facility. Initial construction activities began in late February 2021, and construction is projected to continue for approximately the next 12 months.
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City of Lomita Receives Six Bids for Granular Activated Carbon Filtration Project
The City of Lomita has received six bids for its project to upgrade the Cypress Water Production Facility with a new Granular Activated Carbon filtration system – moving the City one step closer to implementing the solution that will not only remove benzene but also improve the water’s taste and smell. “It’s exciting to see […]
Lomita Water Releases Video Explaining New Filtration System
Although the City can’t currently host in-person tours of the Lomita Water System, we’ve created a short video you can watch to learn about an exciting upgrade to our water infrastructure: a Granular Activated Carbon filtration system! The new filtration system will filter out natural organic materials that have previously created taste and odor concerns, […]
Lomita Water Filtration Project Receives $2 Million in WRD Grant Funding
Despite what is going on in the world, Lomita water projects continue. The Water Replenishment District (WRD) approved the City of Lomita Granular Activated Carbon treatment project under the Safe Drinking Water Program (SDWP) and authorized the use of up to $2,000,000 in SDWP grant funds for the project. The Granular Activated Carbon (GAC) project […]