The Goreshters, immigrants from the former Soviet Union, were afraid they could lose their condo.
A ruptured gas line was reported in the 1700 block of North Cahuenga Boulevard around 11:30 a.m. Saturday, according to a LAFD spokesperson.
Nearly 20,000 gallons of water was lost Tuesday after a water main break in Beverly Grove, officials said.
Mayor Eric Garcetti is set to address a range of hot topics – including plans to run for a second term – as part of the monthly KNX 1070 segment.
Officials with LADWP unveiled the plan after tens of thousands of gallons of reservoir water were lost in Eagle Rock when it was released into streets and storm drains.
A newly released audit of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power found that ratepayers footed the bill for thousands of dollars in free gas for employees and expensive steak dinners, as well as millions in contracts without competitive bids.
A ruptured water main flooded Mid-City streets early Saturday as crews worked to restore service for approximately 50 residents.
Gov. Jerry Brown called on cities this week to cut water consumption by 25 percent to combat the severe drought plaguing the state.
Crews say a six-inch pipe along South Corning Street burst around 5:30 a.m. Sunday, flooding the neighborhood.
A report on what it would cost to earthquake-proof L.A.’s water supply is causing an aftershock through City Hall.
City officials announced Friday the launch of an online database of financial records for the Department of Water and Power in an effort to make the utility more transparent to taxpayers.
A state audit says the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power knew it was releasing a flawed billing system and the botched rollout has cost nearly $200 million — losses that could be passed to ratepayers.
A state audit released Tuesday found that the Department of Water and Power’s troubled billing system could wind up costing ratepayers more than $200 million.
Prosecutors say a Los Angeles city contractor has cost taxpayers millions of dollars in damages.
Power was being restored Sunday to tens of thousands of people who lost electricity in Southern California after fierce Santa Ana winds gusting as much as 89 mph toppled trees and power poles.