Social Impact Partners Support COVID Response Efforts Across the Bay

The SFPUC’s Social Impact Partners are leading the way to support community resiliency against the COVID-19 pandemic beyond San Francisco. As the SFPUC’s infrastructure and restoration projects continue amidst shelter-in-place, the agency’s private contractors are stepping up to address emerging needs in East Bay communities surrounding the regional water system through the SFPUC’s Social Impact…

Why One SFPUC Hydrologist Believes STEM and Weather Go Hand in Hand

“It’s always fun to talk about the weather, streams, floods, droughts, and how we measure them,” said Harrison Forrester, SFPUC Hydrologist based in Moccasin. For Forrester, his education in STEM and the work that he does everyday go hand-in-hand. Forrester works in the Water and Power Planning Group for the Hetch Hetchy Water and Power…

Over One Hundred Young People Dine in with Scientists

“This is not a candlelight dinner,” said Tracy Zhu, SFPUC Social Impact Partnership Manager. “Instead, imagine over a hundred young people connecting with scientists, engineers, and other STEM professionals to learn about how science ties everything together.” The SFPUC owns and operates three dams, nine reservoirs, and three powerhouses across eight different counties as part…