Here’s What You Can Do to Detect Leaks, Save Water, and Save Money

Making sure plumbing fixtures and appliances are being used efficiently has many benefits. Not only because it saves water, but because it also saves money. Today kicks off national Fix a Leak Week, organized by the Environmental Protection Agency as a reminder that leaky appliances can waste up to 1 trillion gallons of water annually….

Work Set to Proceed on Mountain Tunnel Improvements Project

The SFPUC is set to begin construction work on the Mountain Tunnel Improvements Project, a multi-year effort to upgrade and rehabilitate a critical component of the SFPUC Regional Water System that serves 2.7 million customers in the Bay Area. “The water we provide our customers passes through miles of pipelines and tunnels before it reaches taps in…

Katie Miller Becomes New Director of Water Capital Programs

Katie Miller has become the SFPUC’s new Director of Water Capital Programs in Infrastructure. She had served as  Acting Director since January 2020 after Dan Wade vacated the position at the end of 2019.  If her name is familiar to you, that is because Katie Miller has now worked for the SFPUC in various capacities for 24…