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EBMUD Repairs Seeping Richmond Main After Years Of Wasted Water

A water main in Richmond that has been leaking for years has been fixed and the East Bay Municipal Utility District — which had long denied the seep was from their pipes — finally owned up to the problem.

07/31/2014

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Car Crash Cuts Water Supply To San Jose School

An early Friday morning car crash damaged and cut the main water supply for an elementary school campus in San Jose, authorities said.

09/06/2013

Water floods a Martinez street following a water main break. (CBS)

Water Main Break Sends Gushing Water Through Martinez Neighborhood

A 14-inch water main ruptured in Martinez early Thursday morning, sending water gushing down streets in a neighborhood near downtown, a city engineer said.

06/06/2013

A massive sinkhole opened up following a water main break in San Francisco's Visitacion Valley Tuesday. (CBS)

SF Sunnydale Water Main Break Followed Lengthy Sewer Project

San Francisco city officials threw a party at a school gym in Visitacion Valley last Saturday to celebrate a return to normalcy after a yearlong sewer project wrapped up on Sunnydale Avenue. Three days later, the neighborhood was back in turmoil after a large water main broke.

08/30/2012

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Water Main Break Causing Muni Delays In San Francisco’s Sunset Neighborhood

The L-Taraval Muni Line was moving slowly Thursday morning due to a broken water main in the Sunset District, in the area of 32nd and 33rd avenues, according to the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency.

08/23/2012

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Landslide Triggers Water Main Break Near Pleasanton

Approximately 160 homes in Alameda County have been affected by a water main break Friday morning near Pleasanton, city of Pleasanton officials said.

CBS San Francisco–03/25/2011

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Old Pipe To Blame For San Francisco Water Main Break

A water main rupture that sprayed a San Francisco intersection with water Thursday morning occurred because the pipe is old and made of materials no longer used by the city, a water department official said.

CBS San Francisco–09/30/2010

Broken Water Main in Petaluma

PETALUMA, Calif. (KCBS)_ Police in Petaluma have shut down part of a major thoroughfare there in order to give repair crews a chance to tackle a broken water main.

08/03/2010

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