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The “Stormwater Schoolyard” is a pilot project with the aim of facilitating increased stormwater management and schoolyard greening initiatives to SFUSD schools.

Posted Date: 10/10/2018 9:30 AM

General Manager Harlan L. Kelly, Jr. will be inducted into the Academy of Distinguished Alumni for the University of California, Berkeley's Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.

Posted Date: 10/4/2018 10:00 AM

The bill will establish consistent, risk-based water quality standards for onsite non-potable systems that align with the most advanced and protective public health standards.

Posted Date: 10/1/2018 10:30 AM

The SFPUC was recognized for its partnership with San Francisco Public Works and M Squared Construction on the Holloway Green Street Project.

Posted Date: 9/26/2018 10:30 AM

SFPUC and California Academy of Sciences launches The Story of Poo, an educational, animated video created to teach elementary school students about SF's sewer system.

Posted Date: 9/25/2018 11:00 AM

With the earth and rock fill dam now built to its full height of 220 feet, the dam construction portion of the project is finished.

Posted Date: 9/21/2018 11:30 AM

SFPUC has embarked on an innovative new pilot project to proactively detect and repair leaks in underground water mains.

Posted Date: 9/17/2018 11:30 AM

Established in 1987, the Century Award is given each year to public power utilities that have served their community continuously for 100 years.

Posted Date: 9/11/2018 11:00 AM
Posted Date: 9/10/2018 10:30 AM

SFPUC and PODER are partnering on a series of urban agriculture workshops at Hummingbird Farm on Sunday, September 9 as part of the Solidarity to Solutions (Sol2Sol) Summit.

Posted Date: 9/7/2018 9:00 AM

The public is invited to share in the 100th anniversary celebrations by visiting one of the sno-cone stations around the city.

Posted Date: 9/5/2018 9:30 AM

As a SuperGreen customer, the new Salesforce Tower, managed by Boston Properties, is sourcing 100 percent renewable electricity generated mainly from California-based wind and solar projects.

Posted Date: 8/31/2018 9:30 AM

SFPUC is partnering with local nonprofit Education Outside on an outdoor science “Training Bootcamp” that will prepare AmeriCorps members for service in 56 public schools across San Francisco and the Peninsula.

Posted Date: 8/29/2018 9:30 AM

The SFPUC is receiving a distinction from the U.S. Water Alliance for its use of public art projects to drive positive change in sustainable water management.

Posted Date: 8/20/2018 11:00 AM

Moccasin Reservoir is one of the SFPUC’s smallest reservoirs and is used for regulating the operation of the Hetch Hetchy Water and Power system.

Posted Date: 8/16/2018 10:00 AM

Nearly 80 youth residents completed workforce development and internship programs offered by the SFPUC in August. The successful engagement of the programs reflects the agency’s longstanding commitment to empowering the next generation of San Francisco leaders.

Posted Date: 8/14/2018 1:00 PM

The project brings transformative safety upgrades for pedestrians, cyclists, transit riders and motorists, along with new infrastructure, landscaping, street trees and public art.

Posted Date: 8/14/2018 12:00 PM