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Media inquiries

For media inquiries or to request to photograph or film an EBMUD facility, call Public Information at 510-287-0138, Monday to Friday, 8 am to 4:30 pm. For urgent media inquiries on weekends, holidays or non-business hours, call 866-403-2683 and a standby public information representative will return your call.

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Latest news

EBMUD Completes $49 Million in Community Infrastructure Projects

September 3, 2020

OAKLAND – Between February and July 2020, the East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) completed work on more than 20 community infrastructure projects totaling $49 million. The projects include rehabilitated neighborhood water storage tanks, miles of… read more

Statement on groundwater found at Encompass Academy - Acorn Elementary School Campus

September 2, 2020

Reports of groundwater contamination have no impact on drinking water, EBMUD water is safe to drink Oakland Unified School District reports that recent environmental testing on the Encompass Academy - Acorn Woodland Elementary campus found two chemicals,… read more

Media contacts

Andrea Pook, 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. 

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