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.
A water main break in Wilmington produced a giant sinkhole Friday that forced the closure of a busy street.
Residents in one Silver Lake neighborhood may not have water in their pipes until Thursday afternoon following a water main break.
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.
Because of the drought, a recent water main break near UCLA couldn’t have come at a worse time.
Lucio Soibelman, a professor at USC’s School of Engineering, believes concerns over liability are hindering LADWP from conducting preventative measures.
Two large water main breaks were reported in the Hollywood Hills area, officials said Monday.
It’s definitely something you don’t see every day. Or any day for that matter.
Water was flowing for as far as at least one city block in Northridge after a water main break on Friday.
The drive between the San Fernando Valley and Beverly Hills is about to get very ugly for the next 10 months.
A man and woman were arrested Tuesday morning for allegedly abandoning their baby in downtown Los Angeles.
Water main breaks are something people are all too familiar with here along Ventura Boulevard.
The cold weather has doubled the number of water main breaks the city has had to fix over the last week.