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DWP cancels couple's $51,269.42 water bill, gives $85 credit
DWP cancels couple's $51,269.42 water bill, gives $85 credit

Oh, about that $51,000 water bill we sent you? Never mind. The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has decided after an "investigation" that Savely and Stella Goreshter, who live in a Van Nuys condominium, did not use 6.7 million gallons of water between January and October of last year. Or anywhere near that amount. The DWP sent an investigator to the house Wednesday to check things out. That was the day of my column on the retired couple, who have been living in fear that they would lose everything they own if the utility didn't acknowledge its obvious mistake and back off. By Thursday morning, though, all was well in Van Nuys. "My parents will sleep...

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