News

Murky water ahead for Palo Alto

 

Palo Altans will see murkier than usual tap water on Wednesday and Thursday. The cloudiness in the water will be due to extra air in the water because the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission will be doing work on the system, letting air into it.

Palo Alto, and much of the Peninsula, gets its water from San Francisco.

But the water will be safe to drink, said Jennifer Crosson of the Palo Alto Utilities Department. Anyone upset with the cloudiness in the water should let it stand for a while, and the air in it will dissipate.

— Don Kazak

What is democracy worth to you?
Support local journalism.

Comments

Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

All your news. All in one place. Every day.

Su Hong Palo Alto's last day of business will be Sept. 29
By Elena Kadvany | 19 comments | 6,145 views

Firing Judge Persky as a tennis coach was a big mistake
By Diana Diamond | 23 comments | 2,061 views

Premarital, Women Over 50 Do Get Married
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,932 views

Electric Buses: A case study
By Sherry Listgarten | 2 comments | 1,780 views

Natural Wines?
By Laura Stec | 2 comments | 1,717 views

 

Register now!

On Friday, October 11, join us at the Palo Alto Baylands for a 5K walk, 5K run, 10K run or half marathon! All proceeds benefit local nonprofits serving children and families.

More Info