Cuesta flood basin loses some depth | September 23, 2011 | Mountain View Voice | Mountain View Online |

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Opinion - September 23, 2011

Cuesta flood basin loses some depth

Cuesta Park supporters got some good news last week when they heard that a huge flood basin might not be necessary to save the park's open space in the event of a 100-year flood. Instead, due to a reassessment of the area's hydrology, water experts said a large "catchment pipe" could be buried under Cuesta Drive to carry overflow from the watershed south of town.

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