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New S.F., East Bay Water Restrictions: ‘Mandatory,’ With No Penalties for Most

August 13, 2014 | 6:00 am

New S.F., East Bay Water Restrictions: ‘Mandatory,’ With No Penalties for Most

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Big districts seek to limit water use amid drought, but without strict enforcement measures.

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East Bay Water District Eyes Emergency Supply From Sacramento River

March 13, 2014 | 9:00 am

East Bay Water District Eyes Emergency Supply From Sacramento River

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Everything’s in place, including drought, to allow agency to tap water it has tried to get for decades.

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10 Percent Voluntary Water Cut for Hetch Hetchy’s S.F., Peninsula Customers

January 31, 2014 | 4:00 pm

10 Percent Voluntary Water Cut for Hetch Hetchy’s S.F., Peninsula Customers

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City officials take step as East Bay district considers tapping the Sacramento River for the first time.

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East Bay Water Rates Keep Rising

September 20, 2013 | 4:33 pm

East Bay Water Rates Keep Rising

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The next two years alone will see EBMUD rates rise nearly 20 percent.

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East Bay Water District Approves 20% Rate Increase

June 12, 2013 | 8:47 am

East Bay Water District Approves 20% Rate Increase

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(BCN) East Bay Municipal Utility District directors voted 5-2 Tuesday to increase customers’ water rates by 19.25 percent over the next two years to pay for infrastructure and maintenance work. The rate hike calls for the typical single-family EBMUD customer to pay an extra $8.15 a month in water rates over the next two years […]

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East Bay Water District to Vote on 20% Rate Hike

June 10, 2013 | 2:12 pm

East Bay Water District to Vote on 20% Rate Hike

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After 18 years of increasing rates, the East Bay Municipal Utility District will vote Tuesday on a plan to hike rates yet again. If the district’s board of directors approves a proposed budget, water rates will go up 9.75 percent starting July 1 of this year and another 9.5 percent the year after. The average […]

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November 26, 2010 | 8:08 am

Morning Splash

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Happy Black Friday. We stayed home and slept overnight, like we usually do, so we could get up this morning and tell you about all the people in the Bay Area who ate turkey yesterday, fell into a tryptophan-induced nap, then got up to shop, shop, shop all night. The San Jose Mercury News and […]

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