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Latest news

EBMUD Board of Directors Elected new President

January 11, 2017

Yesterday the East Bay Municipal Utility District’s board members unanimously elected Lesa R. McIntosh President of the EBMUD Board of Directors through 2018. The Board also unanimously elected William B. Patterson to continue to serve as Board… read more

Elevated lead levels in Fruitvale neighborhood

December 29, 2016

A recent Reuters media story is reporting elevated levels of lead in children in Oakland's Fruitvale neighborhood. As a provider of water and wastewater services that support the East Bay's public health, EBMUD shares our communities' concern about lead's… read more

Media contacts

Andrea Pook, Senior Public Information Representative

Jenesse Miller, Senior Public Information Representative

Tracie Morales, Public Information Representative

Nelsy Rodriguez, Public Information Representative

Social media policy and procedure guidelines 

EBMUD social media accounts are a mechanism for responsive communication between EBMUD and the public, and EBMUD reserves the right to restrict or remove any content that is deemed in violation of this social media policy or any applicable law.

Document Type Size
Use of Social Media Policy PDF <1 MB
Twitter Account Management PDF <1 MB