San Francisquito Creek

Barrier Removed From Peninsula Creek Allows Endangered Fish To MigrateRepresentatives of federal, state and local agencies Thursday announced the elimination of a 105-year-old barrier in a creek between Palo Alto and Menlo Park to allow endangered steelhead trout to migrate upstream from San Francisco Bay.
Emergency Declaration Signed As East Palo Alto Residents Monitor Levee The Mayor of East Palo Alto signed an emergency declaration urging the state to help with levee upgrades after last month's rains caused flooding damage along the San Francisquito Creek.
Evacuated Families Return After East Palo Alto Flooding SubsidesAbout 36 people who had reported to an evacuation center due to flooding in East Palo Alto returned home late Sunday night, according to a Red Cross spokesman.