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REMINDER: Council Meeting Tues. 3/7, 6 PM

REMINDER: Palo Alto’s City Council will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, March 7th, 6 pm at City Hall, 285 Hamilton, Palo Alto to discuss and determine dewatering regulations for 2017 and 2018.    Please join us and let the City … Continue reading

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Palo Alto Online Coverage for the Council Meeting, Tuesday March 7th

Palo Alto Online has just posted two articles on dewatering: Doug Moran’s excellent blog, which provides an in-depth discussion of the issues and complexities surrounding groundwater pumping, along with links to references to earlier coverage in the footnotes section and, Palo … Continue reading

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Please Join Us! Dewatering Regulations March 7th, 6 PM, City Hall

Palo Alto’s City Council will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, March 7th, 6 pm at City Hall, 285 Hamilton, to discuss and determine dewatering regulations for 2017 and 2018.    Please join us and let the City Council know that … Continue reading

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Policy and Services Committee endorses new rules intended to reduce groundwater waste

Thank you to all who wrote letters, showed up and spoke up for reducing groundwater waste for construction purposes at the Policy and Services Committee on Dec.14th.  Thanks to your support and advocacy, together we changed the game! It’s clear … Continue reading

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New petition on underground construction methods and locations

By popular demand, we are circulating an updated petition to send to City Council. Save Palo Alto’s Groundwater is not opposed to basements or underground construction per se, but rather to the harmful and wasteful practice of dewatering. We also … Continue reading

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