San Francisco Resident Battles Plan To Axe Trees For Water Treatment ProjectThe water treatment plant in San Francisco's Bayview District will soon get a multi-billion dollar upgrade. But to do it, the city says some 20 trees along Evans Ave will have to be removed.
Hetch Hetchy Mountain Tunnel To Close For 2-Month Inspection And RepairsA major source of water for the Bay Area is about to be cut off. Beginning Tuesday, water won't flow from the Hetch Hetchy until March.
Ruptured Main In SF Bayview Prompts Day-Long Street ClosureThe Muni 19-Polk bus line has been rerouted in both directions due to the closure.
Lawsuit Seeking To Reclaim Hetch Hetchy Valley From SFPUC DismissedRestore Hetch Hetchy executive director Spreck Rosekrans said his organization planned to appeal the ruling.
San Francisco's Public Utilities Building Not As Green As It's Supposed To BeSan Francisco’s Public Utilities Commission met this week to talk about what has become an embarrassing predicament. It’s $200 million headquarters building isn’t as green as it was supposed to be.
Sinkhole In SF Pacific Heights Repaired; Street To Close Again For Repaving MondayThe sinkhole appeared on Sacramento Street, between Lyon and Baker streets and was caused by a broken sewer main.
Urine May Have Caused Light Pole To Topple Onto Car In San FranciscoA three-story tall lamp post that toppled over onto a car and nearly crushing a driver in San Francisco may have fallen due to corrosion caused by urine.
Major Peninsula Water Line Broken, Millions Of Gallons Reported LostMillions of gallons of water have been lost from a 54-inch regional transmission line that broke at Junipero Serra County Park in San Bruno on Monday night, a San Francisco Public Utilities Commission spokesman said Tuesday.
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.
Phony Utility Workers Burglarize 2 Homes In San FranciscoThe suspects claimed to be workers from PG&E in one case and with the city's water department in the other and are the latest in a rash of home invasions.
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.