Town Square

Rain falls and creek rises

Original post made on Dec 5, 2012

Water, water everywhere, and not a drop to drink -- unless you're an animal and accustomed to creek water. The recent storms filled San Francisquito Creek, whose watershed passes through parts of Portola Valley and Woodside, incorporated and unincorporated Menlo Park, Palo Alto and East Palo Alto.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, December 4, 2012, 6:24 PM


Like this comment
Posted by Stephen
a resident of another community
on Dec 5, 2012 at 7:54 pm

I think the 2nd picture is the Pope-Chaucer bridge not somewhere in Sharon Heights.

Like this comment
Posted by Dave Boyce
Almanac staff writer
on Dec 6, 2012 at 9:41 am

Dave Boyce is a registered user.

Thanks for the observation. It makes topographical sense that a neighborhood that includes the word "Heights" in its name would not be likely to have a creek, with headwaters somewhere far away, flowing through.