San Francisco Public Utilities Commission

Sultry San Francisco Ads To Encourage Water Saving Could Make You BlushIn clever San Francisco fashion, the city is using a certain kind of appeal to make water conservation more, well, "sexy."
Despite Record Drought, Hetch Hetchy Reservoir Levels At 92 PercentThe San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, which supplies drinking water to 2.6 million Bay Area customers, says the supply looks good heading into summer, but conservation remains a top priority.
Water Main Break Near San Francisco's Panhandle Causes Major Traffic Gridlock: Shuts Down DMV OfficeAn 8-inch water main broke near San Francisco's Panhandle early this morning, a spokesman for the city's Public Utilities Commission said.
San Francisco PUC Dumps 50 Million Gallons Of Water Into Bay To Test Drainage UpgradesThe San Francisco Public Utilities Commission will dump millions of gallons of water into the Bay and some Peninsula residents may notice their local creek on the rise.
New $113M Peninsula Groundwater Project To Help Millions Of Bay Area Residents During Drought, Major EarthquakeThe San Francisco Public Utilities Commission reached an agreement Tuesday night with two San Mateo County cities and a San Jose-based water company that is expected to benefit 2.6 million Bay Area residents, SFPUC officials announced Wednesday.
San Francisco To Blend Groundwater With Hetch Hetchy Drinking SupplySan Francisco's PUC has begun digging in and around Golden Gate Park in search of water flows with plans to pump up to four million gallons a day to blend into the Hetch Hetchy tap water supply by 2016.
San Francisco Gun Club Gets Contamination Clean-Up, But Will They Re-Sign Lease?Following a vote this week by the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, work could begin next spring to remove the lead contamination around the Pacific Rod and Gun Club at Lake Merced, but their lease expires in December.
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission Passes New Regulations For Outdoor Urban Water UseCustomers will pay a 100 percent surcharge for water use over 90 percent of last year’s usage.
San Francisco And East Bay Water Regulators Impose Mandatory Restrictions To Alleviate Drought Water regulatory agencies in San Francisco and the East Bay have decided at their meetings to impose mandatory restrictions for water use.
Palo Alto Targets Water Wasters With Newly-Approved RestrictionsPalo Alto officials are targeting water-wasting activities like washing down sidewalks and irrigating to the point of saturation. City council approved the new series of restrictions late Monday night.
San Francisco's Gleneagles Golf Course Hopes To Stay Open Amid Drought, Higher Water RatesThe California drought has pushed Gleneagles Golf Course in San Francisco to the brink of closure, but its operator is hoping the city can help save it.
San Francisco PUC Considers Mandatory Water Rationing— 1st In Over 20 YearsSan Francisco Public Utilities Commission may impose mandatory water rationing for the first time in more than 20 years. Despite the continuing drought, the commission says it appears many aren't heeding the conservation call.