No More Fines For East Bay Water Wasters As Drought EasesAn ordinance that imposes fines on suspected East Bay water wasters as a reaction to the state’s drought is being lifted, according to the East Bay Municipal Utility District.
Beverly Hills Water Wasters Get The Message After City Sends Warning LettersA crackdown on excessive water use in Beverly Hills seems to have finally gotten the message across, even to the rich and famous.
EBMUD List Of Water Wasters Shows Some Customers Wrongly PortrayedA list of East Bay water customers showing excessive water use - used by the water district to call attention to those who surpass usage limits - shows inaccurate figures for some customers, according to a published report.
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.
Homeowner Says Leaky Pipe Landed Him On East Bay MUD Water Waster ListA homeowner who landed near the top of the East Bay Municipal Utility District’s water waster list said a leaky pipe was to blame. He also questions the water district's shame campaign.
EBMUD Identifies 1,100 East Bay Households Fined For Using More Than 1,000 Gallons Per DayEast Bay Municipal Utility District officials fielded questions Friday about the district's revelation of a list of 1,108 households that have been penalized for using more than 1,000 gallons of water per day.
Amid Drought, A’s VP Billy Beane Among East Bay’s Biggest Water HogsThe East Bay Municipal Utility District has revealed their biggest water hogs, and among them is Oakland A’s executive Billy Beane.
Water Wasters Go Unpunished As Devastating Drought DeepensCalifornia water regulators are likely to increase water restrictions, yet most local water departments have been reluctant to crack down on violators.
Drought Defiers In Santa Cruz Are Sent To Water School To Avoid FinesEvery Monday night in, dozens of Santa Cruz residents who violated their strict rations take a seat at Water School, hoping to get hundreds of thousands of dollars in distressing penalties waived.