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Ruptured Main Leaves Hancock Park Residents Without Water

Residents in Hancock Park were without water Monday as crews worked to repair a broken water main, officials said.

04/06/2015

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Parents Of Student Who Broke Neck In Spring Break Surfing Accident Warmed By Locals’ Generosity

Matt Bowen’s mother, Vickie Bowen, got the scariest phone call of her life after her son, Matt, was involved in a bad accident while body surfing with friends in Huntington Beach during Spring Break from Utah State University.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/23/2015

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Hermosa Beach Intersection Closed Due To Broken Water Main, Sinkhole

A spokesperson for Hermosa Beach police said calls began coming in at 4:45 p.m. Monday of a sink hole caused by a water main break.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/23/2015

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PCH Partially Reopened After Water Main Break In Malibu

Crews continued repairs Friday on a water main rupture along Pacific Coast Highway that opened a sinkhole that size of a small car, officials said.

11/28/2014

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Water Main Break Knocks Out Water Service, Restrooms At LAX Terminal

A water main break Monday under a parking structure knocked out water service one terminal at Los Angeles International Airport, officials said.

11/24/2014

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Report: Over 500 Water Main Breaks In Hollywood Hills Area Since ’09

Officials have blamed aging infrastructure as the primary factor in a sharp rise in the number of water main breaks across Los Angeles, but new data shows some neighborhoods may be worse off than others.

11/07/2014

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Sinkhole From Wilmington Water Main Break Forces Street Closure

A water main break in Wilmington produced a giant sinkhole Friday that forced the closure of a busy street.

10/31/2014

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Water Main Break Leaves Dozens Of Silver Lake Residents Without Service

Residents in one Silver Lake neighborhood may not have water in their pipes until Thursday afternoon following a water main break.

10/30/2014

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Water Main Break Flood’s Sunset Strip In West Hollywood

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.

09/26/2014

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Official: DWP May Take Up To 48 Hours To Respond To Smaller Water Main Breaks

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.

09/25/2014

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Drainpipe Construction In Eagle Rock To Be Completed By Saturday

Crews Thursday were working on a scheduled repair on a drain pipe located in the San Gabriel Valley.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/31/2014

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USC Professor: LA’s Aging Water Pipes Will Only Get Worse

Lucio Soibelman, a professor at USC’s School of Engineering, believes concerns over liability are hindering LADWP from conducting preventative measures.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/30/2014

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Hundreds Of Cars Still Trapped After Water-Main Break Floods UCLA Parking Structures

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/30/2014

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Hollywood Water-Main Break Causes Rush-Hour Traffic Delays

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/21/2014

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30-Inch Water Main Breaks In Koreatown

The break occurred at Sixth Street and Vermont Avenue, officials said.

07/10/2014

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