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Portola Valley adopts new creek setback rules

Original post made on Nov 21, 2007

As new or extensively remodeled homes go up on properties along Portola Valley's three major creeks -- Los Trancos, Corte Madera and Sausal -- the wild corridors along the banks should become increasingly well defined after recent action by the Town Council.


Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, November 15, 2007, 2:27 PM

Comments

Posted by Annelise Connell, a resident of Portola Valley: Woodside Highlands
on Nov 21, 2007 at 6:12 pm

I was struck by the comment - You can't get (the energy out of the creek)

A wintertime "creek" goes right through my property. I would love to get energy out of it.

Can anyone tell me - and everyone else who lives beside a creek in our Town, how I can turn an erosion problem into renewable energy?

Thanks.