Controversial Tassajara Parks Subdivision Near Danville Approved; Water Questions RemainContra Costa County supervisors voted Tuesday to allow a controversial housing development near Danville, but questions remain about how water will be supplied to more than 120 homes that would be built.
California Drought: EBMUD Officials Talk Water Wasters and How Residents Can SaveWill wasting water in 2021 become what going maskless in public was in 2020? Probably not. Which doesn't mean public displays won't bother some, especially those whose business is saving water.
EBMUD Approves 8 Percent Rate Hike To Pay For Critical System ImprovementsEast Bay Municipal Utility District's board of directors unanimously approved a two-year $2.25 billion budget that will increase water rates by 4 percent each year.
EBMUD To Meet On Proposed Water, Sewer Rate Hikes Set For JulyThe East Bay Municipal Utility District is holding a public hearing Tuesday on a proposed 8 percent rate increase for tap water and wastewater over the next two years.
'Bones of Great Beasts;' Hundreds Of Prehistoric Fossils Discovered In EBMUD's Mokelumne River WatershedFossils dating back some five to ten million years have been found in the Mokelumne River watershed in the Sierra Nevada foothills in what's being called one of the most significant fossil discoveries in California history, researchers announced Tuesday.
Wildfire Season: Lafayette City Council To Hold Special Meeting On Wildfire ResponseThe Lafayette City Council announced Thursday that its holding a special meeting next week to discuss the early-arriving 2021 fire season.
EBMUD Seeks To Increase Water, Sewer Rates By 4% Annually In New BudgetOfficials with the East Bay Municipal Utility District announced Monday that the agency is seeking to raise water and wastewater rates starting in July.
EBMUD Board Declares Stage 1 Drought; Voluntary 10% Conservation OrderedThe East Bay Municipal Utility Board of Directors voted unanimously Tuesday afternoon to declare a stage 1 drought for the water district.
Water Main Break Creates Sinkhole, Gas Leak Along Major Road In OrindaA water main break and subsequent gas line break is affecting a major roadway in Orinda Thursday morning, according to the East Bay Municipal Utility District.
East Bay MUD Reservoirs Full After Winter StormsEast Bay Municipal Utility District reservoirs are full after heavy rains this winter, one of the wettest in years.
Moraga Families Evacuate From Landslide, Neighbors Criticize EBMUD ResponseResidents of a Moraga neighborhood evacuated over the weekend after a landslide emerged. People who live in the area said East Bay MUD, which owns the land where the soil is sliding, isn’t helping much.
New List Of East Bay MUD Water Wasters Includes Executives, UC ProfessorThe East Bay Municipal Utility District Thursday released another list of more than 700 customers who have been fined for wasting water.
Giants' Posey, Motley Crue Singer On Latest EBMUD Water-Waster ListSan Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey, an exercise industry leader and a heavy metal singer are part of a who's who of water wasters identified Thursday by the East Bay Municipal Utility District.
EBMUD Works To Restore Service After 66-Year-Old Water Main Breaks In LafayetteEBMUD crews worked to dig up a 15-foot segment of a 66-year-old cast iron pipe in Lafayette after it ruptured Friday afternoon, leaving dozens of customers without water.
Broken Water Main In Lafayette Floods Residential StreetsThirty-five homes in Lafayette were left without water after a 16-inch water main broke Friday afternoon.