San Francisco's Public Utilities Building Not As Green As It's Supposed To BeSan Francisco’s Public Utilities Commission met this week to talk about what has become an embarrassing predicament. It’s $200 million headquarters building isn’t as green as it was supposed to be.
Sinkhole In SF Pacific Heights Repaired; Street To Close Again For Repaving MondayThe sinkhole appeared on Sacramento Street, between Lyon and Baker streets and was caused by a broken sewer main.
Urine May Have Caused Light Pole To Topple Onto Car In San FranciscoA three-story tall lamp post that toppled over onto a car and nearly crushing a driver in San Francisco may have fallen due to corrosion caused by urine.
Major Peninsula Water Line Broken, Millions Of Gallons Reported LostMillions of gallons of water have been lost from a 54-inch regional transmission line that broke at Junipero Serra County Park in San Bruno on Monday night, a San Francisco Public Utilities Commission spokesman said Tuesday.
Despite Record Drought, Hetch Hetchy Reservoir Levels At 92 PercentThe San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, which supplies drinking water to 2.6 million Bay Area customers, says the supply looks good heading into summer, but conservation remains a top priority.
Phony Utility Workers Burglarize 2 Homes In San FranciscoThe suspects claimed to be workers from PG&E in one case and with the city's water department in the other and are the latest in a rash of home invasions.
Water Main Break Near San Francisco's Panhandle Causes Major Traffic Gridlock: Shuts Down DMV OfficeAn 8-inch water main broke near San Francisco's Panhandle early this morning, a spokesman for the city's Public Utilities Commission said.
San Francisco PUC Dumps 50 Million Gallons Of Water Into Bay To Test Drainage UpgradesThe San Francisco Public Utilities Commission will dump millions of gallons of water into the Bay and some Peninsula residents may notice their local creek on the rise.
Burglars Posing As Utility Workers Rob Home In SF’s Sunset DistrictThree burglars posing as water department employees got access to a house and stole cash and valuables in December. Residents should beware of anyone asking to enter their homes.
New $113M Peninsula Groundwater Project To Help Millions Of Bay Area Residents During Drought, Major EarthquakeThe San Francisco Public Utilities Commission reached an agreement Tuesday night with two San Mateo County cities and a San Jose-based water company that is expected to benefit 2.6 million Bay Area residents, SFPUC officials announced Wednesday.
San Francisco Gun Club Gets Contamination Clean-Up, But Will They Re-Sign Lease?Following a vote this week by the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, work could begin next spring to remove the lead contamination around the Pacific Rod and Gun Club at Lake Merced, but their lease expires in December.
San Francisco Supervisor's Streetlight Legislation Aims To Improve Maintenance, SafetySan Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener has been beating the drums for better street lighting for years and now he's pushing some legislative changes.
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission Passes New Regulations For Outdoor Urban Water UseCustomers will pay a 100 percent surcharge for water use over 90 percent of last year’s usage.
San Francisco And East Bay Water Regulators Impose Mandatory Restrictions To Alleviate Drought Water regulatory agencies in San Francisco and the East Bay have decided at their meetings to impose mandatory restrictions for water use.
Repairs On Blown San Francisco Water Line To Last OvernightRepairs on a blown service line in San Francisco’s Outer Sunset neighborhood was expected to last through the night, a San Francisco Public Utilities Commission spokesman said.