Watts Towers - After Rodia - Damage

Damage

The structures suffered minor damage in the Northridge earthquake in 1994, after which they were repaired and reopened in 2001. The towers were damaged during a 2000 windstorm and were closed to the public briefly until March 2011. There is also damage from random acts of vandalism.

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Volunteer State Community College - April 7, 2006 Tornado
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