City, Water District Approve Emergency Action Plan for Flooding in San JoseBoth the San Jose City Council and the Santa Clara Valley Water District board of directors approved a joint, creek Emergency Action Plan Friday to be enacted during potential flooding in San Jose.
Crews Remove Giant Reeds Along Coyote Creek For Flood PreventionConcerns over flooding that overwhelmed the banks of the Coyote Creek in the South Bay eight months ago has led officials to clear out vegetation as a preventive measure.
San Jose Flood Victims File Claims Over DamageSouth Bay families who lost everything in the February flooding that did extensive damage in a San Jose neighborhood on Thursday said it's time for those responsible to pay up.
New Plans To Protect San Jose Neighborhood Hit Hardest By Coyote Creek FloodingFour months after a severe flood, protection may finally be coming to residents living near San Jose's Coyote Creek.
San Jose Provides Free Cars To Coyote Creek Flood VictimsPeople whose cars were ruined by Coyote Creek flood water are getting some help as they try to rebuild their lives.
Public Hearing Held In San Jose To Discuss Response To Coyote Creek FloodingThe city of San Jose held its first public hearing Thursday afternoon to discuss its responsibility in the flood that caused an estimated $73 million in damage last month.
San Jose Vietnamese Community Devastated By FloodWhen the floodwaters rushed in last month in San Jose, a firefighter hauled Hien Nguyen to safety. Her two-bedroom apartment was devastated by the flood water and she wasn't alone.
Flood Victims Line Up At Assistance Center In San Jose For Food, Clothing, Peace Of MindMore than a hundred San Jose families lined up at assistance centers Saturday looking for help days after getting forced from their homes by flooding from Coyote Creek.
San Jose Evacuees Return To Damaged Homes And Broken Dreams Evacuated residents have begun returning to homes near the flood-swollen Coyote Creek in San Jose, surveying the damage left behind by the 4-foot or higher torrent of water that forced them flee with little more than the clothes on their backs.
San Jose Officials Admit Flood Surprised ThemCity officials admitted Wednesday they were surprised the speed at which floodwaters from the Coyote Creek overwhelmed several neighborhoods, forcing 14,000 residents to quickly flee their homes.
New Flood Evacuation Orders Issued In San JoseAs flooding along Coyote Creek in San Jose continued into the night Tuesday, San Jose officials issued evacuation notices to an area stretching from Capitol Expressway to State Route 237.
Homeless Trapped In Trees By San Jose Coyote Creek FloodingThe Coyote Creek overwhelmed a large homeless encampment along its banks Tuesday morning, forcing as many as 20 people to climb into trees to escape the rapidly rising waters.