Looking into the Well: Reviewing L.A.’s Oil and Gas Drilling Sites

L.A. Controller Ron Galperin released a review about the more than 1,000 active or idle oil and gas wells within the City of Los Angeles. The review lays out a plan for officials to take a more proactive, inclusive approach to inspect the 780 active and 287 idle wells while also ensuring total accountability for the 4,063 wells that are plugged and abandoned or buried.