Water Main Break
A water main break Saturday afternoon has shut down service to about 30 homes in Richmond.
A water main in Richmond that has been leaking for years has been fixed and the East Bay Municipal Utility District — which had long denied the seep was from their pipes — finally owned up to the problem.
Residents of the Springhouse apartment complex in Pleasanton were excited Tuesday after water service restored after a five day absence.
Residents of an apartment complex in Pleasanton have been living in misery. For the past four days, they have lived without running water.
After a water main broke late last week, the faucets, toilets and showers at the Springhouse Apartments have been dry.
More than a few shoppers are hoping the soggy mess will translate into a flood sale on some of the most expensive merchandise in town.
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission crews worked to repair a water main in Union Square Saturday morning.
Water has been shut off after a burst pipe flooded a street in San Francisco Thursday morning.
While California is in the midst of one of its worst droughts on record, crews have taken nearly a week to respond to a water main break in a San Jose neighborhood, wasting more than 170,000 gallons.
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission crews are working to repair a water main break in San Francisco’s Outer Mission neighborhood Tuesday afternoon, fire and SFPUC officials said.
A water main break in Castro Valley damaged several homes Friday evening and caused a large sinkhole, a utility spokeswoman said.