San Francisco Bay Shoreline Project Fact Sheet-May 2023.pdf

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San Francisco Bay Shoreline Project Fact Sheet_May 2023.pdf

Valley Water, the State Coastal Conservancy and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) have begun Phase 1 construction of the South San Francisco Bay Shoreline Project between the Alviso Slough/Guadalupe River and Coyote Creek. Once completed, the project will protect north San José, including the community of Alviso and the San José-Santa Clara Regional Wastewater Facility, from a 100-year coastal storm and rising seas.

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