Los Angeles Fire Department boats and ground crews around 2 p.m. were called to 611 North Henry Ford Avenue, home of Chowder Barge.
California has multiple restrictions on water use, including banning washing cars with hoses that don’t shut off and restricting lawn-watering within two days of rainfall. But enforcement varies widely across the parched state.
At a meeting Tuesday, commissioners from the L.A. Department of Water and Power decided to stay with the current three-day watering schedule.
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“The water was dripping, dripping, dripping. It was raining actually more in her house than it was outside,” said Eleanor DeMatteo.
The state of California has released a list of public beaches that will have showers turned off in an effort to save water.
State officials Wednesday ordered an end to traditional grassy lawns for new homes and businesses as they continue targeting ornamental landscapes as a waste of water.
Now one Orange County company is helping homeowners save water through a special process usually reserved for purifying drinking water.
The state of California has ordered that public showers at state beaches be shut down in an attempt to save water.
Some California residents are finding themselves in an ironic bind where they have to pay more while using less water in the drought.
Los Angeles fire crews responded to flooding in the 5200 block of East Huntington Drive South around 2:30 a.m.
The Department of Water and Power plans to capture storm water runoff and use it to refill underground supplies rather than allow it to drain into the ocean via storm channels.
Data show less than a third of the farmers, water districts and communities responded to the broadest conservation order for those with nearly ironclad water rights by the State Water Resources Control Board.
Two Southland reservoirs are set to be taken offline for repair and renovation work this summer amid an already historic drought.
Scientists say a ripple effect is making California’s drought even worse, as the state’s annual “June Gloom” cloud cover has been disappearing over recent years.
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has approved a conservation plan which will assess doubled — not tripled — charges for some water customers.