Council supports flood basin | Town Square | Mountain View Online |

Town Square

Post a New Topic

Council supports flood basin

Original post made on Jul 2, 2008

A flood basin at the Cuesta Annex came a step closer to reality on Tuesday, after the City Council voted 5-1 in favor of the idea.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, June 26, 2008, 4:32 PM

Comments (1)

3 people like this
Posted by eric
a resident of another community
on Jul 2, 2008 at 3:53 pm

I'm not convinced that the council has done any real due diligence here. Did any councilperson go and look at any similarly converted site? A few pretty pictures are all it takes for the council to make an irreversible decision that will save a handful of families a few bucks on flood insurance?

Unless I'm mistaken, Save Open Space is one guy.


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Get fact-based reporting on the COVID-19 crisis sent to your inbox daily.

A tea house, a speakeasy, a beloved restaurant: The Van's in Belmont has closed for good
By Elena Kadvany | 7 comments | 9,511 views

Why I am suspicious about PA’s budget cuts
By Diana Diamond | 20 comments | 2,189 views

We are testing geoengineering, and that is a good thing
By Sherry Listgarten | 14 comments | 2,030 views

Premarital and Couples: Taking Breaks (Fallow Time)
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,991 views