For the past couple of days, KPIX 5 has been checking up on the sprinklers at the District’s headquarters in South San Jose and found a shocking surprise.
California utility regulators are hiring five more gas pipeline inspectors and creating a new unit aimed at preventing accidents like the devastating blast in San Bruno.
The city of San Pablo issued an emergency declaration Sunday afternoon as mud continued creeping closer to homes following a landslide earlier this week.
Inspectors are keeping a close eye on six homes in San Pablo after heavy rains caused a landslide.
Increased scrutiny of how natural gas pipelines are being inspected in California is revealing that the state has only small group of inspectors to check 110,000 miles of gas pipelines, mobile home park systems and propane distributors who do business in the state.