Wastewater Samples Help Researchers Monitor Nursing Home for COVID-19 Outbreak

The State Water Resources Control Board and the California Water Quality Monitoring Council recently recognized the SFPUC and other agencies for their role in developing and implementing wastewater monitoring to manage the spread of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, scientists have sought ways to identify signs of…

Malik Seneferu’s Mural Installation on Evans Avenue

Drive down Evans Avenue in the Bayview neighborhood and you will see a new large-scale temporary mural, Clear the Air, by Bayview Hunters-Point native and artist Malik Seneferu. The mural is installed along the Headworks Facility Project fence on Evans Avenue between Rankin and Phelps Streets. Seneferu was commissioned by the SFPUC and San Francisco Arts Commission…

Mansfield and Mansfield Construction an Unlikely Local Business

The SFPUC’s Contractors Assistance Center (the Center) recently started its second session of the Getting Down to Business (GD2B) Program. The 15-week long program took place online from August 2021 to November 2021.  The GD2B program provides practical solutions about key business operations. In the program, LBEs review specific and technical areas to understand and resolve…

Merry & Bright: San Francisco’s Best Holiday Lights!

It wouldn’t be the holidays without lots of bright twinkling lights blanketing the city. Thanks to Hetch Hetchy Power and CleanPowerSF, the SFPUC is powering many of your favorite holiday light displays across San Francisco with clean energy. As you celebrate the holidays with friends and family, be sure to check out a few of our…