4 million in LA County asked to suspend outdoor watering starting today
More than 4 million residents in Los Angeles County are being asked to suspend outdoor watering for more than two weeks The shutdown, required to repair a leak in a water pipeline, will impact residents in a large swath of southern Los Angeles County, parts of the San Gabriel and San Fernando valleys and Malibu. Here’s what to know about the Metropolitan Water District project. … The 15-day period is scheduled for Sept. 6 to 20. The MWD recommends that trees and gardens be watered before the shutdown and maintained using water collected from the sink and shower. Additional water-saving tips are available here.