Anthony LaMell’s Secret Formula in Turning His Work into a Career

Anthony LaMell, a Stationary Engineer and Wastewater Operator in the SFPUC’s Wastewater Enterprise, never thought about working in utilities but he always liked fixing things. In his case, he started out fixing appearances. “Before coming to the SFPUC, I used to be a licensed cosmetologist, doing fashion shows, hair shows, and similar things. That profession…

Why You Should Collect Rain and Repurpose It

In use since 2000 BC in countries like China and India, rainwater is even more popular today. San Franciscans have the opportunity to use rainwater for outdoor and indoor non-potable applications such as flushing the toilet or watering plants. The SFPUC encourages residents to collect and use rainwater because it: Helps reduce the amount of…