Water Main Break
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.
A water main break has flooded streets in downtown Danville Thursday evening.
Three nearly simultaneous water main breaks in Vallejo may have been caused when crews working on a fire hydrant elsewhere in Vallejo shut down water for the repairs.
A 14-inch water main ruptured in Martinez early Thursday morning, sending water gushing down streets in a neighborhood near downtown, a city engineer said.
Firefighters have responded to a reported water main break in East Palo Alto Friday morning.
A contractor broke a water main on Second Street between C and D streets in downtown San Rafael Thursday afternoon.
After a water main break ravaged a section of San Francisco’s Inner Parkside neighborhood last week, residents continue to deal with the aftermath, including sinkholes caving in under their homes.