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San Bruno Explosion

San Mateo Court Mistakenly Posts Secret PG&E San Bruno Settlement Documents

A San Mateo court has mistakenly posted secret Pacific Gas & Electric settlement documents showing more than $2 million went to a teenager burned in the San Bruno gas pipeline explosion.

08/30/2012

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PG&E Tries To Repair Image From San Bruno Blast In New Campaign

As Pacific Gas & Electric Co. faces a criminal investigation and lawsuits over the 2010 pipeline explosion in San Bruno, the utility’s new leadership is rolling out a campaign to regain public trust.

07/18/2012

A law enforcement official runs towards a massive fire in a residential neighborhood September 9, 2010 in San Bruno. (Getty Images)

San Bruno Says PG&E Abandoned Pipeline Explosion Settlement Talks

The city of San Bruno says Pacific Gas & Electric Co. has broken off settlement talks with the city about a compensation fund for the deadly 2010 gas pipeline explosion.

02/15/2012

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Peninsula Lawmaker Wants More Stringent Pipeline Reform

Assemblyman Jerry Hill said progress is being made but the state needs more reforms regarding pipeline safety.

01/10/2012

Site of the San Bruno pipeline explosion of September 2010 on May 19, 2011. (KCBS/Chris Filippi)

San Bruno Mayor Stresses Human Factor To Pipeline Industry Execs

The mayor of San Bruno is recently back from a conference in New Orleans that touched very close to home for the peninsula man: pipeline safety.

11/28/2011

PG&E workers inspect a segment of gas pipeline.

PG&E Pipeline Explodes During Test, Causes Mudslide On I-280 In Woodside

A natural gas pipeline that was undergoing safety testing burst open Sunday afternoon, sending water, mud and rocks across northbound Interstate Highway 280 at Farm Hill Boulevard.

11/06/2011

San Bruno residents fill in a crater left by the deadly 2010 pipeline explosion. (CBS)

San Bruno Residents Fill Crater Left Behind By Pipeline Explosion

A little over a year after a natural gas pipeline exploded in San Bruno, killing eight people and destroying dozens of homes, the city’s residents are trying to leave one of the most visible remnants of the blast in the past.

09/20/2011

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San Francisco Files ‘Notice of Intent’ To Sue CPUC Over Pipeline Safety

The city of San Francisco has filed a “notice of intent” to sue both the California Public Utilities Commission and federal regulators over what they say was a failure to enforce pipeline safety laws.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/15/2011

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San Bruno Rethinks Fireworks Policy In Wake Of Pipeline Blast

Independence Day fireworks appear to be an emotional trigger for some San Bruno residents, still reeling after the deadly and destructive September 2010 pipeline explosion.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/27/2011

Fire engulfs homes in San Bruno. (AP)

PG&E To Begin Mandated Pipeline Pressure Testing

After the deadly explosion in San Bruno on Sept. 9, state regulators ordered Pacific Gas & Electric Co. to produce records for its pipelines through urban areas or test them – the agency said Tuesday that some of that work will begin in May.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/19/2011

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