Hollywood Hills News
The ruptures were reported between 2:48 a.m. and 3:20 a.m. along the 1800 block of
The pavements had to be dug in order to repair the pipes. The total number of residences that the water pipes served, between
Water mains, so called because of its principal function as the main pipe in the water supply system are pipes installed underground to supply water to residential areas. Water main breaks usually result from external corrosion of the pipe. Changing soil conditions can cause weakened pipes to break.
According to the Department of Water and Power, the two incidents were unrelated.
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