Palm Springs vs Los Angeles,Who Uses the Most Water?February 28, 2014/in Economy, Environment, Water Crisis News /by California Farmer Contrary to popular belief, Los Angeles uses over three times less water than Palm Springs! See how other California cities stack up above. This article was originally published at MotherJones.com on February 24, 2014 and written by Alex Park and Julia Lurie, to read it in its complete version, click here. Support California Farmers! Help us Keep California Farming! Sign Petition Conserve Water & Help Spread the Word! The more water we waste in cities and for recreation, the worse it gets. There are so many ways you can help every day! How Can I Conserve?