Sliding Hillsides Caused By Leaking Water PipesEven though it's been a dry day in the Oakland Hills, water continues to seep out of a hillside with homes on it, causing a landslide.
EBMUD List Of Water Wasters Shows Some Customers Wrongly PortrayedA list of East Bay water customers showing excessive water use - used by the water district to call attention to those who surpass usage limits - shows inaccurate figures for some customers, according to a published report.
New List Of East Bay MUD Water Wasters Includes Executives, UC ProfessorThe East Bay Municipal Utility District Thursday released another list of more than 700 customers who have been fined for wasting water.
Giants' Posey, Motley Crue Singer On Latest EBMUD Water-Waster ListSan Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey, an exercise industry leader and a heavy metal singer are part of a who's who of water wasters identified Thursday by the East Bay Municipal Utility District.
EBMUD Works To Restore Service After 66-Year-Old Water Main Breaks In LafayetteEBMUD crews worked to dig up a 15-foot segment of a 66-year-old cast iron pipe in Lafayette after it ruptured Friday afternoon, leaving dozens of customers without water.
Broken Water Main In Lafayette Floods Residential StreetsThirty-five homes in Lafayette were left without water after a 16-inch water main broke Friday afternoon.
Latest List Of East Bay's Biggest Water Wasters Released By EBMUDThe East Bay Municipal Utility District released a set of names Thursday of excessive water users in the utility district’s service area.
Homeowner Says Leaky Pipe Landed Him On East Bay MUD Water Waster ListA homeowner who landed near the top of the East Bay Municipal Utility District’s water waster list said a leaky pipe was to blame. He also questions the water district's shame campaign.
EBMUD Identifies 1,100 East Bay Households Fined For Using More Than 1,000 Gallons Per DayEast Bay Municipal Utility District officials fielded questions Friday about the district's revelation of a list of 1,108 households that have been penalized for using more than 1,000 gallons of water per day.
EBMUD Expects To Fine 5,000 Homeowners For Using Too Much WaterEast Bay Municipal Utilities District expects to fine up to 5,000 homeowners for using too much water as it plans to enact a new ordinance during California’s historic drought.
Crews Repair Broken Sewer Line And Water Main In OaklandEast Bay Municipal Utility District crews repaired a ruptured sewer line in Oakland Friday morning.
Oakland Water Main Bursts Near Piedmont Where Quake Struck On MondayOakland had five water mains break Monday after a 4.0-magnitude earthquake that morning and it's possible a main that broke Thursday morning was also damaged in that quake.