See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

City of Las Vegas, water district will team up on hydrant locks to cut down on water thefts

Posted on AllSides April 12th, 2024
From The Left

From a water truck driver looking to top off their tank to a family filling up their pool on the sly, locals hooking hoses up to fire hydrants and other municipal water sources — referred to as water theft ­— has historically been a problem in the Las Vegas area, according to local experts. A new addition to fire hydrants in the city of Las Vegas is designed to mitigate these unmetered uses: hydrant locks. “What’s happened over the years is people will get a specific type of wrench and...

Read full story
Some content from this outlet may be limited or behind a paywall.

AllSides Picks

https://lasvegassun.com/news/2024/apr/12/city-of-las-vegas-water-district-will-team-up-on-h

More News about General News from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right