Active Alerts

Flood and high wind watch for San Francisco. 

For your safety, avoid driving or walking through standing water at all cost.
Please be cautious of manhole covers that may have been dislodged. Report dislodged manhole covers to @SF311. 

Emergency Operations Center (EOC) Activated

The City has activated the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) to coordinate citywide operations, such as clearing storm drains, responding to hill slides, distributing sandbags, and ensuring residents are informed.
Report non-life-threating storm issues to 311, such as:

  • Clogged catch basins
  • Non-life-threatening street and residential flooding
  • Sewer backups or wastewater odors
  • Downed trees

Read more about what to do before and during the storm.

Stay safe and avoid unnecessary travel.

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Force Main Rehabilitation at Embarcadero and Jackson Improvements


Watch this video and read this story on the recently completed Force Main Rehabilitation at Embarcadero & Jackson Improvements Project!

These upgrades included construction of new sewer junction structures along the Embarcadero, rehabilitation of approximately 190 linear feet of the North Shore Force Main via slip lining a 28-inch diameter pipe underneath the Embarcadero to newly constructed structures, and rehabilitation of an additional 50 linear feet of sewer underneath the Jackson Street combined sewer discharge structure. Construction of a new valve and controls vault will enable wastewater management staff to improved ability to direct combine sewage flows.

  • Construction Start: Summer 2020
  • Contruction End: Spring 2022
  • Project Phase: Completed