Public Utilities Commission
Web-based car-sharing companies will have to make sure drivers undergo training and criminal background checks and have commercial liability insurance under rules approved by California regulators.
Operators of limousines, passenger buses and shuttles were randomly pulled aside at San Francisco International Airport in a surprise inspection conducted by the CHP, police and state agencies.
A California judge has approved a request to suspend public hearings and hold closed-door negotiations on fines to be levied after a deadly natural gas pipeline explosion in San Bruno.
More than 2,000 residents of Treasure Island and Yerba Buena Island have endured more than two dozen power outages this year. Now the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission is looking into the problem.
As nearly two years have passed since a San Bruno neighborhood was rocked by a natural gas pipeline explosion, Assemblyman Jerry Hill met with survivors at the blast site Tuesday to discuss efforts to reform the utilities.
A school in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley will reopen Tuesday after last week’s water main break caused flood damage and the cancellation of some school days.
San Francisco’s only outdoor shooting range is being evicted after 78 years on the southwestern shore of Lake Merced.
The building features wind turbines, solar panels and is reusing water on site.
Cole Hardware has entered guilty pleas to felony grand theft and fraud in connection with a embezzlement scheme at the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission.
A 100-year-old sewer main collapsed in San Francisco’s Richmond District Sunday morning, a utilities spokeswoman said.