Nix The Bottles – Drinking From Your Faucet Is Safe, San Jose Water Official SaysThe EPA, Center for Disease Control and the World Health Organization have all confirmed that tap water is not a source of COVID-19 transmission and that drinking water is safe
San Francisco City Hall Swapping Out Bottled Water For Tap Under New Pilot ProgramSan Francisco city officials and employees will no longer be sipping bottled water, but instead tap water.
San Francisco Soda Tax Money Used For More Drinking Water Stations At Schools, ParksMore stations for providing tap water will be installed throughout San Francisco parks and schools in an effort to deter children from drinking soda and other sugary drinks.
Sonoma State Issues Advisory Not To Use Campus Tap Water Unless BoiledStudents and faculty at Sonoma State University have been advised to drink and cook with bottled water or boiled tap water after a drop in pressure occurred in the university’s well water pumping system.
Funky-Tasting Water Pouring From East Bay MUD Taps As Treatment Plant Shuts DownEast Bay MUD customers are complaining about funny tasting water running through their taps due to a treatment plant upgrade.
Governor Brown Signals Support For 'Toilet-To-Tap' Water Amid State's Historic DroughtGovernor Jerry Brown signaled his support for more aggressive water-saving measures Thursday in the face of the state’s historic drought, including a controversial plan to use recycled wastewater to replenish the drinking water supply.
SF Considering Mandatory Water Bottle Filling Stations In Renovated BuildingsThe proposal would require new and renovated buildings in San Francisco to have bottle filling stations and access to tap water.
Innovative Tap Water Program Welcomed At SF Elementary School San Francisco's tap water pilot project marked another milestone at one of the city's elementary schools Wednesday morning with the installation of new state of the art refillable water stations.
San Francisco Reservoir Reopens After Seismic UpgradeThe basin, located near the intersection of University and Bacon streets, will now be a reliable source of water for drinking and emergency firefighting after a major earthquake.
Nearest Drinking Fountain? There's An App For ThatAn East Bay environmentalist is hoping a smart phone application to locate drinking fountains will cut down on all that plastic bottled water waste.
Debate Swells In San Jose Over Fluoridated Drinking WaterPlenty of other Bay Area cities already have fluoride in their drinking water. San Jose is considered the biggest city in the country without fluoridated drinking water.
SFO Unveils Water Filling Stations Beyond Security CheckpointsAirport and public utility officials this week unveiled two tap water “filling stations” at San Francisco International Airport, part of a citywide effort to curb bottled water consumption in favor of the city’s Hetch Hetchy tap water supply.