Being prepared for future earthquakes

Sutro Reservoir seismic upgrade project (KTSF)

After last month’s Napa earthquake, people may think about if San Francisco’s water system is seismic realiable. How to prepare emergency water for you and your family…

SF Beaches app provides on-to-go water quality status

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The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) has launched a new user-friendly mobile phone application, SF Beaches, that provides on-the-go water quality status for 14 San Francisco beaches…

SFPUC has no mandatory water rationing this summer

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San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC)has no plan to make water rationing mandatory this summer according to its latest water supply update…

SFPUC plans mandatory water rationing

SFPUC may impose mandatory water rationing for the first time in more than 20 years…

Fix a leak campaign helps consumers save water and money

Fixing leaks is one of the best, easiest ways to conserve water and save money on water bills. Most importantly, fixing leaks will help stretch limited water supplies…

SF: Front Yard Ambassadors Program

Supervisor Katy Tang of District 4 and the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) kick off the Front Yard Ambassadors Program to replace 2500 feet of paved residential front yards with drought tolerant gardens…

SFPUC plans to increase water and sewer rates

San Francisco Public Utilities Commission is proposing to raise water and sewer rates for the next four years. The average single family home would increase by $7-10 dollars per month…

Save every drop to help stretch water supply further

The City of San Francisco has no need to do water restrictions yet but saving every drop is urgent to help stretch our water supply…

SFPUC votes no on a CleanPowerSF’s program

San Francisco Public Utilities commission votes no on CleanPowerSF’s not-to-exceed rate today that means the CleanPowerSF program has no further move by now…

Free app StreetLightsSF to improve streetlight repairs

The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) has recently unveiled a new smart phone application that allows cell phone users to report…

National Fix-a-Leak Week

More than 1 trillion gallons of water are wasted in U.S. homes each year from leaks that are easy to fix…

SFPD are warning the public of utility worker scam

San Francisco Police are warning the public of a scam in which suspects falsely represent themselves as utility workers to gain entrance to homes…

CleanPowerSF is approved for launch in mid-2013

San Francisco Board of Supervisors approves CleanPowerSF, a $19 million program, which offers residents 100% renewable energy…

SF’s greenest office building: part 2

按照綠色建築LEED最高白金標準設計的舊金山水利局新大樓,除了展現出與自然相結合的設計,高端節水節能的減碳科技…

SF’s greenest office building: part 1

舊金山水利局新總部大樓,是以綠色建築LEED最高白金標準設計,也希望體現出節水、節電及污水循環再用的環保理念…