Incident at the Hyperion Water Reclamation Plant - Boundaries of Reimbursement Program Expanded

Posted on 07/27/2021
Aerial view of Hyperion sewage treatment plant

LOS ANGELES, CA (July 23, 2021)—After further discussions with the City of El Segundo about how to best offer relief to residents experiencing inconveniences, we have decided to extend the boundaries of our reimbursement program to the homes between Imperial Highway, Pacific Coast Highway, El Segundo Boulevard, and Vista del Mar, within the City of El Segundo, CA 90245.

Residents interested in requesting reimbursement of air conditioning units or hotel rooms should visit our website at www.lacitysan.org/alerts and complete the online application. If assistance is needed with the application, please call our 24-hour Customer Care Center at 1-800-773-2489.

The reimbursement program for impacted residents has two options. Each affected household may select only one.

Option 1. Air conditioning unit
The City will reimburse households for air conditioning units if they don’t already have them. There is a $600 limit per household for homes 1000 square feet or smaller and a $1200 limit per household for homes above 1000 square feet. Receipts will be required within 14 days of purchase. This offer is valid until August 5, 2021 unless otherwise extended in writing by the City of Los Angeles.

Option 2. Reimbursement for hotel room, meals, and incidentals
The City will reimburse the household for one hotel room of up to $182 per day as well as meals and incidentals of up to $62 per day for each person currently residing full time in the household. Receipts will be required every two weeks before 4pm Friday. This offer is valid until August 5, 2021 unless otherwise extended in writing by the City of Los Angeles.