A crumbling hillside that is threatening eight homes in Hercules has prompted city officials to declare a local emergency.
The Hercules City Council is considering declaring a local state of emergency to secure state funding to stop a landslide that has rendered four homes uninhabitable and is threatening four more.
Officials in Santa Cruz County are estimating that recent heavy storms caused at least $17 million in damage due to flooding, collapsing roads and rock and mudslides.
San Pablo remains in emergency response mode to protect lives and property following Thursday’s landslide, city officials said Monday.
Heavy rain triggered another mudslide on California’s Pacific Coast Highway, cutting off road access to a roughly 50-mile stretch of the scenic Big Sur coastline.
Officials in San Pablo have declared a local emergency to help the owners of several homes that are sliding down a storm-soaked hillside.
The city of San Pablo issued an emergency declaration Sunday afternoon as mud continued creeping closer to homes following a landslide earlier this week.
The Bay Area was cleaning up Saturday after a new storm dumped more rain on already saturated soil, causing more flooding and landslides.
Inspectors are keeping a close eye on six homes in San Pablo after heavy rains caused a landslide.
Highway 84 between Skyline Boulevard and Portola Road in Woodside is closed Saturday morning due to landslides and fallen trees.