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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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Long Beach Residents Face Tougher Water Use Restrictions

City officials in Long Beach are imposing tougher water restrictions as the drought situation worsens.

11/21/2014

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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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Despite Cutbacks, LA Water Usage Still Twice As High As San Francisco

Angelenos have made some cutbacks to water use during the statewide drought, but California officials say the Southland can do even more to conserve.

11/04/2014

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Garcetti Convenes LA ‘Water Cabinet’, Ups Turf Removal Rebate

The DWP is increasing its rebate for replace your lawn with drought-resistant plants to $3.75 a square foot from the prior $3 a square foot, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Monday.

11/03/2014

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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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Santa Monica City Council To Consider Mandatory Water Restrictions

Mandatory water restrictions could be on tap for residents in Santa Monica.

10/28/2014

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Brown: California Needs Long-Term Vision On Water

Addressing California’s longstanding water problems will take tens of billions of dollars more and a large dose of political compromise, but the epic drought may provide new motivation, Gov. Jerry Brown told a Stanford University water conference on Monday.

10/20/2014

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LA Mayor Calls For Cuts To Water Usage, DWP Imports To Fight Drought

It was not immediately known what specific steps Mayor Garcetti would be ordering in terms of increased conservation or enforcement of water usage.

10/14/2014

The breakaway passes over the Southern California Aqueduct during stage six of the 2014 Amgen Tour of California from Santa Clarita to Mountain High on May 16, 2014 in Wrightwood, California. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

LA Uses 8.8 Percent Less Water Over Summer 2014 Despite Unusually High Temperatures

Water usage by residents in Los Angeles fell this summer from the levels used last year, LADWP officials reported Friday.

10/10/2014

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Angelenos Urged To ‘Go Dirty For The Drought’, Give Up Car Washes For 60 Days

How dirty are you willing to let your car get to save water during the historic statewide drought?

10/08/2014

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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

California Agriculture Faces Challenges As Drought Continues

KNX Ready Or Not: Water Supply

Earthquakes and pollution pose potential threats to our water supply.

09/18/2014

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