Site is developed with the existing Murphy Reservoirs. General Plan designation is Open Space. Zoning is H-R, Hillside Residential, which allows for public utility facilities.
The City of Whittier developed the Murphy Reservoir Replacement Project to respond to necessary repairs to the Murphy West and East Reservoirs, and provide the water storage capacity needed to meet the demands of Pressure Zone 577, consistent with the City's Water Master Plan Update of 2018. Under the proposed project, the two existing reservoirs, which each of capacity of 0.5 million gallons (MG), would be replaced with one new reservoir of 2.31 MG capacity to address existing system deficiencies.
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Water Facilities (Reservoir Replacement)(Type Reservoir , MGD 2.31)
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