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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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‘LA Sidewalk Day’ At City Hall To Focus On Proposed Repairs Plan

Community members along with Los Angeles City Council officials were set Monday for a public hearing on a proposed sidewalk repair program.

08/18/2014

City officials say a new audit shows nearly one-quarter of Los Angeles streets are in poor condition. (Photo credit: Ron Galperin/Twitter)

Nearly One-Fourth Of LA City Streets Receive Failing Grade

Tens of millions of dollars in under-collections as well as major operational failures and poor reporting have been cited as major factors in a Los Angeles effort to pave and maintain city streets, according to officials.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/31/2014

The city of Santa Monica recently installed nearly 20,000 square feet of rubber sidewalk at 232 sites citywide. (Photo courtesy: SMGov.net)

City Council Panel To Move Ahead With Plan For Concrete-Alternative Sidewalks

A plan to transform the way the city of Los Angeles designs and repairs sidewalks could take a big step Wednesday toward becoming law.

06/18/2014

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From Home To Car: The Ultimate Guide To Planning Your Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day is almost upon us. The holiday marks the beginning of the summer season, and as such, it’s also the beginning of summer vacation for many.

05/21/2014

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The Future Of Potholes: Could Infrared Heat Be The Solution To SoCal’s Bumpy Roads?

A company in Gardena is promising to save Los Angeles time and money with a cost-saving repair system – if city leaders get on board.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/30/2014

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Council Approves Motion To Transfer Money From Recycling Fund To Repair City Sidewalks

The Los Angeles City Council Friday approved a motion that would help aid in the repair of the city’s tattered sidewalks.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/28/2014

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LA Drops Permit Fees For Residents Who Repair Damaged Sidewalks

Homeowners in the city of Los Angeles will no longer be penalized for fixing broken sidewalks in their own neighborhoods.

02/19/2014

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LA Takes Closer Look At $3B Bond Measure To Pay For Street Repairs

A report on a proposal to sell $3 billion in local bonds to pay for street repairs was scheduled to be presented to the Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday.

08/07/2013

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City Council Eyes $3B Bond Measure To Fix LA Streets

Would you be willing to cough up an extra $24 a year or so to repair streets throughout Los Angeles? At least one City Council member thinks so.

01/09/2013

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Toyota Recalls More Than 7M Vehicles With Defective Switch

Toyota has announced a recall of more than seven million vehicles with potential problems with the driver’s power window switch.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/10/2012

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Turn A Modest House Into A Beautiful Home With Tips From TV’s Eric Stromer

Does your home need a face lift? If so, home repair expert and TV personality Eric Stromer has some ideas that will spruce up any space!

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/15/2012

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Pothole On 405 Freeway Flattens Tires On Dozens Of Cars

As many as 15 cars had their tires flattened after hitting a pothole on the northbound 405 Freeway in the Sepulveda Pass.

08/08/2012

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Bad Weather Good For Business At Pasadena Insurance Firms, Auto Repair Shops

The storm has proved to be a financial windfall for several local repair shops in Pasadena.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–12/12/2011

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Homeowners Could Be Forced To Pay For Sidewalk Repairs

The city’s new sidewalk repair plan would force homeowners to fix broken concrete in front of their properties.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/21/2011

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