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The SFPUC is extending its Emergency Residential Community Assistance Program, which is designed to help residential customers struggling to pay their water, sewer and Hetch Hetchy power bills during the COVID-19 pandemic. The

Posted Date: 9/4/2020 9:00 AM

Bay Area visual artists Sirron Norris and Malik Seneferu have been selected by the San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) and the SFPUC to be the first of four artists to create large-scale temporary murals in the Bayview-Hunters Point neighborhood.

Posted Date: 8/27/2020 9:45 AM

Artist, musician, and educator Walter Kitundu has been selected by the San Francisco Arts Commission (SFAC) and the SFPUC to create a multimedia public art installation for the SFPUC’s new Alameda Creek Watershed Center in Sunol.

Posted Date: 8/17/2020 10:00 AM

As part of a public education campaign about the City’s infrastructure and homeowner responsibilities, the SFPUC is mailing informational notices throughout the City to raise awareness about sewer pipes owned by property owners, also known as laterals.

Posted Date: 8/13/2020 10:00 AM

As part of its ongoing efforts to help customers during the COVID-19 pandemic, the SFPUC will provide one-time bill credits to eligible CleanPowerSF customers in October. The relief program will offer credits of $50 for single-family homes, $3,000 for multi-family residential buildings and $750 for nonprofit or small commercial accounts—the equivalent to a month’s worth of savings on the average customer’s electricity bill.

Posted Date: 7/29/2020 10:00 AM

The SFPUC today celebrated the completion of the Baker Beach Green Streets project, a series of green infrastructure improvements that will help manage 2.6 million gallons of stormwater in the City’s Sea Cliff neighborhood.

Posted Date: 7/28/2020 10:00 AM

With the coronavirus pandemic preventing in-person visits to SFPUC sites, the agency is embarking on an innovative new program that will offer virtual tours of its watersheds, facilities and other properties, including some locations that never been visited before by the public.

Posted Date: 7/20/2020 10:00 AM

The SFPUC is launching a new program on Friday that will provide 20 percent discounts off water and sewer bills to help small businesses and nonprofit organizations cope with the COVID-19 pandemic.

Posted Date: 7/17/2020 10:00 AM

The SFPUC and the Treasure Island Development Authority (TIDA) are embarking on a series of near-term infrastructure improvements to increase power reliability on Treasure Island.

Posted Date: 7/8/2020 10:00 AM

Construction work has begun on the SFPUC's Alameda Creek Watershed Center in Sunol, which will raise awareness of the natural and cultural history of the Alameda Creek Watershed and the Hetch Hetchy Regional Water System.

Posted Date: 6/26/2020 9:30 AM

The SFPUC will begin construction work next week on the Force Main Rehabilitation at Embarcadero and Jackson Improvements Project. The initiative will improve and upgrade a major segment of infrastructure that serves 350,000 customers in the City’s northeastern neighborhoods.

Posted Date: 6/25/2020 10:00 AM

The SFPUC will officially launch its ninth annual CityWorks Summer Internship Program on June 29, offering 20 students from the Bayview/Hunters Point community important exposure to groundbreaking careers.

Posted Date: 6/24/2020 10:00 AM