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L. A. must dump water from two reservoirs

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L. A. must dump water from two reservoirs

An unexpected, potentially dangerous chemical reaction occurred at the Silver Lake and Elysian facilities.

By Duke Helfand Los Angeles Times Staff Writer

December 15 2007

In the midst of a drought, Los Angeles officials announced Friday that 600 million gallons of water must be dumped from two reservoirs that supply a swath of the city because an unexpected chemical reaction rendered it undrinkable.

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