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State of emergency declared for East Palo Alto levees

Original post made on Mar 1, 2013

California Gov. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency in San Mateo County due to damage caused by heavy rains and flooding in December, his office announced today, March 1.


Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, March 1, 2013, 6:10 PM

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Posted by Overdue, a resident of College Terrace
on Mar 2, 2013 at 9:05 am

I think this is a case of neglect. When a city pays relatively low property taxes, such as Alviso and EPA, they are neglected by the county and state they are in. All of this that is happening now to EPA happened to Alviso in the 80s.


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