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The award “honors an individual, interagency coalition, or private group who has made a significant contribution to the advancement of water recycling through the active support and promotion of recycled water on a local, regional, or state level.”

Posted Date: 3/21/2019 11:00 AM

SFPUC and its social impact partners, Stantec, Wood Group PLC, McMillen Jacobs Associates, and Black and Veatch will participate in Tuolumne County’s annual Engineers and Scientists in Schools Week.

Posted Date: 3/8/2019 2:00 PM

SFPUC, Wu Yee Children’s Services and several Bayview-based nonprofits are hosting an event where kids can play while parents receive assistance enrolling their children in Head Start and Early Head Start Programs.

Posted Date: 3/7/2019 12:00 PM

As a CleanPowerSF SuperGreen customer, Allbirds will source 100 percent renewable electricity—generated primarily from California-based wind and solar projects—for its SF-based headquarters in the historic Jackson Square neighborhood.

Posted Date: 3/7/2019 10:00 AM

SFPUC is concluding its SFGreasecycle program, with the successful initiative having diverted fats, oils and grease from more than 1,100 establishments in the City.

Posted Date: 3/6/2019 11:00 AM

Work orders for street flooding issues are down 36 percent below anticipated levels, illustrating the effectiveness of the Adopt a Drain SF program.

Posted Date: 2/28/2019 10:00 AM

SFPUC has launched a new grant program to fund green infrastructure projects on public and private properties throughout San Francisco.

Posted Date: 2/20/2019 11:00 AM

As part of the ordinance unanimously approved today by the SF Board of Supervisors, homeowners in the flood map zones designated by the SFPUC will be required to disclose that information to potential buyers or tenants.

Posted Date: 2/12/2019 4:00 PM

SFPUC's Southeast Community Facility Commission will appoint Emily Rogers-Pharr to serve as the Executive Director of the Southeast Community Facility during a regularly scheduled Commission meeting on February 27.

Posted Date: 2/7/2019 11:00 AM

Through the Chicana Latina Foundation, two Latinas pursuing a STEM or related career and currently attending a college, university or community college in San Francisco will receive $1,500 toward their college education.

Posted Date: 2/1/2019 10:00 AM

As part of the agency’s mission to be inclusive of environmental and community interests, the SFPUC has committed to working with the SF Arts Commission, local artists and residents to create public art.

Posted Date: 1/16/2019 11:00 AM

The SFPUC is studying the near and long-term impacts of a PG&E bankruptcy and identifying all possible options to ensure continuity for all San Francisco power customers

Posted Date: 1/14/2019 9:00 AM

With more than 2.7 million customers relying on the SFPUC for clean, safe drinking water, the agency takes a conservative approach with an 8.5-year drought scenario plan, a necessary precaution in this time of climate change uncertainty.

Posted Date: 1/10/2019 11:45 AM

A new sustainable water project at the Moscone Center will save as much as 15 million gallons of water annually, highlighting the City’s ongoing efforts to conserve and reuse water across San Francisco.

Posted Date: 1/8/2019 11:00 AM