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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

(Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Santa Clara County Investigated For Possible Water Pollution Law Violations

It stems from an incident on January 12, when a small amount of hydraulic oil leaked into a South Bay reservoir.

05/16/2012

Phoenix Lake in Marin County (CBS)

Marin County To Tap Seldom Used Reservoir

The Marin Municipal Water District is maximizing its water supply by pumping water from the Phoenix Lake reservoir to a water treatment plant during this dry year.

03/02/2012

Lexington Reservoir

Spring Weather Means Delicate Balancing Act For Bay Area Water Officials

Hopefully, we’ve seen the last of the heavy rain for awhile, and now state water managers have to decide what to do with all the water that makes up this year’s massive snow pack.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/19/2011

Bridalveil Fall, Yosemite Valley

Formidable Snow Pack Means Good News For Farmers

This year’s formidable Sierra snowpack has brought good news to California farmers and cities that have endured years of drought.

CBS San Francisco–05/07/2011

(Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Ironically, Wet Year May Push Up South Bay Water Rates

The abundance of ground water after the heavy rainfall in 2010 and 2011, and the success of conservation efforts, has ironically led the Santa Clara Valley Water District to try and raise rates to make up for lower demand.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/14/2011

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