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Water Main Break

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Water Main Break Leaves Huge Sinkhole On Richmond Street

A water main break Saturday afternoon has shut down service to about 30 homes in Richmond.

08/23/2014

Repair Crew

EBMUD Repairs Seeping Richmond Main After Years Of Wasted Water

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.

07/31/2014

Portable toilets placed at the Springhouse Apartments in Pleasanton. (CBS)

Running Water Restored To Pleasanton Apartment Complex After 5 Days

Residents of the Springhouse apartment complex in Pleasanton were excited Tuesday after water service restored after a five day absence.

07/22/2014

Portable toilets placed at the Springhouse Apartments in Pleasanton. (CBS)

Pleasanton Apartment Complex Living Without Running Water For 4 Days, Residents Using Porta Potties

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.

07/22/2014

High-end stores flooded by a water main break in Union Square.

High-End Merchandise Damaged After Water Main Break Floods San Francisco’s Most Expensive Stores

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.

07/12/2014

Burst Main in Union Square

Burst Water Main Floods Shops In SF Union Square

San Francisco Public Utilities Commission crews worked to repair a water main in Union Square Saturday morning.

07/12/2014

San Francisco Public Utilities Commission and fire crews are responding to a water main break near the city's Potrero Hill neighborhood

Emergency Water Supply Pipe Breaks, Floods Byrant Street In San Francisco During Pressure Testing

Water has been shut off after a burst pipe flooded a street in San Francisco Thursday morning.

06/26/2014

Repair crews respond to a water main break in the Willow Glen neighborhood of San Jose on June 25, 2014. (CBS)

Slow Response To Water Main Break Frustrates San Jose Neighborhood, 170,000 Gallons Wasted

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.

06/25/2014

Water flows from a buckled roadway on Joost St. in San Francisco's Outer Mission district, June 24, 2014. (CBS)

Water Main Break Floods Street, Shuts Down Traffic In San Francisco Outer Mission

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.

06/24/2014

An Alameda County Fire Department truck fell into a sinkhole created by a water main break in Castro Valley on December 6, 2013. (CBS)

Water Main Break Floods Castro Valley Homes, Causes Sinkhole

A water main break in Castro Valley damaged several homes Friday evening and caused a large sinkhole, a utility spokeswoman said.

12/07/2013

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