Water flowed during repair work

In the midst of Southern California’s worst year for rainfall in recorded history, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (MWD) shut down its Colorado River Aqueduct—one of the region’s most important sources of drinking water—for 15 days last fall.
No one noticed, which was just as intended, according to MWD.
Water continued to flow, as a result of several years of planning and preparation with MWD’s member agencies––and thanks ...

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