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San Francisco Public Utilities Commission

San Francisco City Hall (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF Public Utilities Commission Halts Plan For Green Energy Program

In a stunning defeat for green power advocates, San Francisco’s Public Utilities Commission has halted a decade-old plan to develop a city-operated power program to generate clean energy for residents.

08/14/2013

A sinkhole formed at the intersection of Lake Street and Second Avenue in San Francisco's Richmond District on May 6, 2013. (CBS)

SF Presidio Heights Sinkhole Repair Will Take Longer Than Planned

Repairs at the site of a large sinkhole that appeared in San Francisco’s Presidio Heights neighborhood on Monday are now expected to take two weeks, according to the city’s Public Utilities Commission.

05/08/2013

A sinkhole formed at the intersection of Lake Street and Second Avenue in San Francisco's Richmond District on May 6, 2013. (CBS)

Repairs To Sinkhole In San Francisco’s Presidio Heights Expected To Take A Week

A large sinkhole that appeared Monday in San Francisco’s Presidio Heights neighborhood will likely take the rest of the week to repair, according to a spokesman for the city’s Public Utilities Commission.

05/07/2013

Pacific Rod & Gun Club

Lake Merced Gun Club Advocates Pack SF Utilities Commission Meeting

The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission was looking at the future of Lake Merced and gaining the public’s input on everything from maintaining adequate water levels to the continued presence of the Pacific Rod and Gun Club.

03/28/2013

A PG&E SmartMeter (CBS)

SF Public Utilities Commission Reviewing Clean Energy Alternative To PG&E

San Francisco is moving closer to its launch of a clean power program that will compete with PG&E. The city’s Public Utilities Commission (PUC) is now taking a closer look at customer rate impacts of CleanPowerSF.

03/25/2013

San Francisco Ferry Building (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Critics Say Proposed SF Waterfront Condos May Threaten Sewer System

Opponents to new condominiums near San Francisco’s Ferry Building said the development could threaten the city’s sewer system.

03/12/2013

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Some SFPUC Employees Accused Of Using Work Computers For Porn, Gambling

The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission is investigating exactly how many employees used their work computers for online gambling and/or pornography.

02/11/2013

Hetch Hetchy

Prop F Asks SF To Rethink Hetch Hetchy, Future Of Water Delivery

San Francisco voters must decide in November whether the city should take a first step towards draining Hetch Hetchy and restoring the natural course of the Tuolumne River.

10/11/2012

Shell Gasoline

San Francisco Clean Power Proposal May Profit Shell Oil, Raise Rates

San Francisco took another step Wednesday towards signing a controversial contract with Shell Energy to provide renewable energy to households in the city at rates higher than Pacific Gas and Electric.

09/13/2012

Pacific Rod & Gun Club

SF Gun Club Holds Out For Agreement As Eviction Deadline Looms

San Francisco’s only outdoor shooting range is holding out hope that negotiations can prevents its 78-year run at Lake Merced from coming to an end this summer.

07/19/2012

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