Ladera Park Regional Stormwater Capture Project

Ladera Park


Water Quality

• Underground Infiltration System
• Bioswales
• Low Impact Development

Water Supply

• Using stormwater and non-stormwater runoff to irrigate the landscape at Ladera Park


• Demonstration Garden with native and drought tolerant plants
• Educational signage

Project features include new drainage infrastructure to capture and treat stormwater. More than half a million gallons of stormwater will be converted annually to irrigate the park and infiltrate approximately 25 million gallons into underground wells below Ladera Park.

Final Design May 2018
Advertisement and Award December 2018
Construction Start February 2019
Construction End August 2019
Effectiveness Monitoring November 2019


MARCH 15, 2018

The Addendum to the Ballona Creek Enhanced Watershed Management Program (EWMP) Program Environmental Impact Report (PEIR) was released for a 30-day public review and comment period. Click on the links below for more information:
   • Notice of Addendum to the EWMP PEIR for the proposed project
   • Draft Addendum
   • Final Addendum
   • Ballona Creek EWMP

MARCH 29, 2018

The Ladera Park Project Team will be holding a community meeting at 6 PM at the Yvonne B. Burke Community Center (4750 W. 62nd St., Los Angeles, CA 90056). Click below for Flyer.
   • View Flyer
   • PowerPoint presentation


• To receive project updates, contact Michelle Reed at (626) 458-5963 or at