Los Angeles Department of Water and Power 4938 Balboa Blvd, Encino, CA91316 The Los Angeles Dept. of Water and Power (LADWP) distributing station helps ensure the reliable flow of electricity to…More Encino residents and businesses. It has successfully begun delivering recycled water to irrigate Woodley, Encino and Balboa golf courses, as well as the Balboa Sports Complex. It also provides water for the Los Angeles River, the Japanese Garden, Lake Balboa and the Wildlife Lake in the Sepulveda Basin. Together, recycled water to these facilities totals more than 400 million gallons.
Located in Encino near the intersection of the 101 and 405 Freeways, the 2,000-acre Sepulveda Basin Recreation Area…More is a flood control basin managed by the Los Angeles City Department of Recreation and Parks. Features include two parks, an 80-acre sports field, an archery range, three 18-hole golf courses, Balboa Lake with boat rentals and fishing, the Balboa Park and Sports Center, playgrounds, a velodrome, bike paths, hiking trails, tennis courts, a Japanese garden, an off-leash dog park, a premiere wildlife preserve and the only unpaved stretch of the Los Angeles River. That's a mouthful!
No matter what time of day, you'll always find bikers, runners, golfers and nature enthusiasts enjoying the wide open spaces and Valley sunshine.