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Flooding in Daly City after a water main break.  (CBS)

Water Main Break Creates River Of Mud In Daly City Neighborhood

Crews worked Tuesday evening on the finishing touches of cleanup after a water main break flooded a Daly City neighborhood with mud.

11/13/2012

A crew at the scene of a Sunset District water main break (Tim Ryan/KCBS)

Water Main Break Shuts Down San Francisco Street

San Francisco Public Utilities Commission crews were at the scene of a water main break in the city’s Sunset District Monday afternoon, a utility spokeswoman said.

09/17/2012

Scene of a water main break on Hollis Ave. in Emeryville, March 21, 2012. (CBS)

Water Main Breaks Damage Streets In Emeryville, Berkeley

A section of an Emeryville street was closed Wednesday morning after a water main break, while a second, smaller water main ruptured in Berkeley Wednesday.

03/21/2012

A firefighter tries to shut a valve after a water main break in Menlo Park, March 19, 2012. (CBS)

Water Main Break Floods Menlo Park Street

Crews shut off a water main in Menlo Park after it broke spilled water into the streets for nearly three hours Monday morning, police said.

03/19/2012

Onlookers observe a plume of water on the crooked part of Lombard St. in San Francisco after a car crashed into a fire hydrant, March 2, 2012. (Brian McInerny)

Driver Crashes Into Hydrant On SF’s Crooked Lombard Street; Houses Flooded

A vehicle traveling down the crooked block of San Francisco’s Lombard Street struck a fire hydrant Friday afternoon, causing water to flood into some nearby homes.

03/02/2012

flooding, floods, rain

San Jose Flood Protection Project Receives $25M ‘Gift’ From State

The Lower Silver Creek project will help with flooding int he area, which has been an issue for 3,800 properties.

12/30/2011

A water main break on Elm Street between Park Way and Tamarack Lane in South San Francisco caused flooding, and forced the evacuation of nearby residents.

South San Francisco Water Main Break Causes Damage, Evacuations

A water main broke Friday morning on Elm Street in South San Francisco, flooding several cars and forcing the evacuation of seven houses.

11/25/2011

Capitola, flood, storm, river, mud

ConsumerWatch: Does Your Insurance Policy Protect?

When most people buy insurance, they think they are covered. But when disaster strikes, not all insurance companies or policies are created equal.

10/17/2011

Cars drive drive along U.S. 101 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

ConsumerWatch: Flooded Cars Could Be Pouring Into California

Consumer advocates and car experts are warning that flood-damaged cars from the Midwest are on their way west.

KPIX 5–06/24/2011

Capitola, flood, storm, river, mud

Capitola Still Waits On Disaster Relief From Storms

Capitola has not yet received disaster relief following those large storms in March that led to flash floods. Damage following the March floods is estimated at $17 million, AND Capitola’s emergency reserves are gone following flood repairs.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/01/2011

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