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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

Through the Maisin Scholar Award Program, scholars can receive up to $3,000 annually for up to four years for their college education.

Posted Date: 12/21/2018 11:00 AM

The SFPUC’s GoSolarSF program incentivized the installation of 442 solar power projects in homes and businesses across San Francisco in 2018, a 41 percent increase from 2017 totals.

Posted Date: 12/20/2018 10:00 AM

The SFPUC and Young Community Developers are now accepting applications for the 2019 SSIP CityWorks Internship Program. The program provides paid summer internships to young adults ages 16 to 19 from the Bayview-Hunters Point, Visitacion Valley, Sunnydale and Potrero Hill neighborhoods in San Francisco.

Posted Date: 12/18/2018 12:00 PM

Through various efficiency programs, the SFPUC estimates that its retail customers will save 516 million gallons during the next 30 years.

Posted Date: 12/11/2018 4:00 PM

Weather forecasters are predicting a series of storms to hit San Francisco over the next several days. The flood barriers will remain in place until the rains subside.

Posted Date: 11/27/2018 9:00 AM

The 60-minute film details the early history and controversy about the plan to bring much-needed drinking water to the Bay Area, and the continuing challenges now facing the region with climate change.

Posted Date: 11/26/2018 12:30 PM