UCLA Water Main Break

UCLA Water Main Break

Flooding and repairs in Westwood after a water main break

Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 09:23 PM PDT

DWP Installing "Far Superior" Pipes in Westwood

DWP Installing "Far Superior" Pipes in Westwood

Installation of new pipes at the site of a major water main rupture that sent 20 million gallons of water onto the UCLA campus is expected to be completed Saturday in Westwood.

Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 09:24 PM PDT

Hundreds of Cars Towed From Flooded UCLA Garage

Hundreds of Cars Towed From Flooded UCLA Garage

Relieved owners picked up their vehicles Friday after tow trucks removed them from a UCLA parking structure where they had been stranded for more than two days because of a water main break that flooded the...

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 09:30 PM PDT

Hundreds of Cars Still Trapped in UCLA Parking Structures

Hundreds of Cars Still Trapped in UCLA Parking Structures

The first 267 cars trapped in flooded parking structures at UCLA after a massive water main break are being moved to a parking lot for owners to retrieve them, campus officials said Thursday.

Thursday, Aug 21, 2014 at 03:03 PM PDT

Age Difficult to Hide in LA Water Supply System

Age Difficult to Hide in LA Water Supply System

Many methods to conceal age have been tried in Los Angeles. But when it comes to the city's water line system, the effects of aging are more difficult to hide.

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 09:06 PM PDT

Water Shut Off, Repairs to Begin on Sunset Boulevard

Water Shut Off, Repairs to Begin on Sunset Boulevard

Valves controlling the flow of water to the location of a Westwood water main break were shut off, allowing workers to begin the process of repairing broken pipes and a street near the UCLA campus.

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 12:28 PM PDT

Gushing Main Break Could Have Bad Impact During Historic Drought

Gushing Main Break Could Have Bad Impact During Historic Drought

It was an accident, but the water main mess in Westwood could not have come at a worse time.

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Coverage of a water main break that flooded the UCLA campus and surrounding Westwood area. Visit this page for image galleries and video of the damage and updates on repairs and road closures.
 

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