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Used cooking oils are a serious problem for San Francisco’s sewer system, clogging pipes and costing more than $3.5 million each year in maintenance.

Posted Date: 2/20/2018 4:00 PM

Launched in October 2016, the Adopt a Drain Program enables San Francisco residents to "adopt" one of the City's 25,000+ storm drains, keeping it free of debris.

Posted Date: 2/16/2018 3:00 PM

SFPUC is gearing up to provide cleaner energy to more than 100,000 San Francisco residents and businesses this summer.

Posted Date: 2/13/2018 3:00 PM

As Congress moves forward on new infrastructure legislation, the SFPUC is calling on U.S. lawmakers to prioritize investments in aging water infrastructure and workforce development.

Posted Date: 1/24/2018 2:00 PM

The sprawling lawns of GGP and two major SF golf courses are very thirsty places, and in the coming years, recycled wastewater will satisfy that thirst, thanks to a new treatment plant being built by the city’s water agency.

Posted Date: 1/17/2018 9:00 AM

More resources will now be made available for San Francisco property owners who are at risk of flooding during a major rainstorm.

Posted Date: 12/20/2017 12:00 PM

The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) is looking for nonprofits and/or social enterprises to provide workforce development and training opportunities for residents in the Bayview, Hunters Point, and Potrero Hill neighborhoods.

Posted Date: 12/18/2017 4:00 PM

At a time of increased displacement in one of the city’s most diverse neighborhoods, organizers believe the farm will act as area of sanctuary where families can reconnect with their cultures.

Posted Date: 12/5/2017 10:30 AM

While the new Calaveras Dam rests just 1,000 feet downstream from its 91-year-old predecessor, it’s being built to meet far more stringent seismic standards.

Posted Date: 11/25/2017 9:00 AM