San Francisco water

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. examinerSan Francisco lags cities such as San Jose and Los Angeles when it comes to using recycled wastewater for tasks such as street cleaning.

Drought forces SF to explore water alternatives for cleaning

Washing down sidewalks and buildings with pristine drinking water — the precious…

 

San Francisco water rates projected to double to pay off debt

Water rates in San Francisco are projected to more double over the…

 

AP file photoThe O’Shaughnessy Dam and Hetch Hetchy Reservoir near Yosemite National Park.

Cash for CleanPowerSF could be used to cover Rim Fire costs

The damage done by the historic Rim Fire to The City's far-flung…

 

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Crews make overnight gains on Yosemite wildfire

Crews working to corral the massive wildfire searing the edge of Yosemite…

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Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerStudents attend a Hack Reactor session in downtown San Francisco on a recent afternoon. The coding school accepts one student for every 30 applicants.

Rim Fire reaches Hetch Hetchy but water remains safe

The massive Rim Fire burning in and around Yosemite National Park has…

Evan DuCharme/Special to The S.F. ExaminerStudents attend a Hack Reactor session in downtown San Francisco on a recent afternoon. The coding school accepts one student for every 30 applicants.
AP Photo/Jae C. HongInmate firefighters walk along state Highway 120 as firefighters continue to battle the Rim Fire near Yosemite National Park

San Francisco’s water remains safe as Rim Fire continues to grow

San Francisco’s supply of water and electricity remained safe Sunday as a…

AP Photo/Jae C. HongInmate firefighters walk along state Highway 120 as firefighters continue to battle the Rim Fire near Yosemite National Park