Water Main Break

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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.



Water Main Break Floods Streets In Downtown Danville

A water main break has flooded streets in downtown Danville Thursday evening.

CBS San Francisco–07/04/2013


Vallejo Repair Crews May Be To Blame For 3 Water Main Breaks

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.


Water floods a Martinez street following a water main break. (CBS)

Water Main Break Sends Gushing Water Through Martinez Neighborhood

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.



Water Main Break In East Palo Alto

Firefighters have responded to a reported water main break in East Palo Alto Friday morning.