A water main break sent thousands of gallons of water gushing onto Hollywood’s Sunset Strip, in addition to snarling traffic in the area and local business.
Despite water usage restrictions for customers, it can still take up to two days for DWP crews to fix some water main breaks, officials said Thursday.
Crews Thursday were working on a scheduled repair on a drain pipe located in the San Gabriel Valley.
Lucio Soibelman, a professor at USC’s School of Engineering, believes concerns over liability are hindering LADWP from conducting preventative measures.
An estimated 20 million gallons of water were lost when a high-pressure water main burst on Sunset Boulevard in front of Marymount High School on Tuesday, flooding two parking structures on the UCLA campus.
Workers from the Los Angeles Department of Water & Power were on the scene at Highland and Santa Monica at 5 p.m. Monday after a small break was reported, resulting in some pavement collapse at the intersection.
The break occurred at Sixth Street and Vermont Avenue, officials said.
A water main break in Aliso Viejo Sunday turned one street into a waterway.
CBS2’s Kevin Takumi reports flooding could be seen at nearby streets at Victory Boulevard near Empire Avenue.
An Orange County neighborhood was flooded early Friday morning after a water main broke.
Minutes before a gunman opened fire in an LAX terminal last fall, killing a TSA Agent and wounding three others, the two armed officers assigned to the area left for breaks without informing a dispatcher as required.
A water main break in Burbank Sunday afternoon caused a car-sized sinkhole that shut down an intersection
The Los Angeles Fire Department Tuesday was working to contain a water main break in Tarzana.
Both directions of Pacific Coast Highway in the 2220 block were shut down Thursday due to a gas leak, the California Highway Patrol said.
Water was flowing for as far as at least one city block in Northridge after a water main break on Friday.