Spotted: Creek rising in backyard of Menlo Park home

by Linda Hubbard on December 3, 2012

We’re still getting photos of the effects of last weekend’s storm. Menlo Park Fire Protection Chief Harold Schapelhouman sent a number of photos to local news media, including InMenlo.

We think this one is most dramatic as it shows the backyard of a home on Alpine Road near Piers Lane and Happy Hollow Lane in Menlo Park where San Francisquito and Los Trancos creeks come together.

Email the Chief: “The Fire District’s Emergency Communications and Command Center (ECC) was opened from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm on Sunday due to high call volume and the need to prioritize incidents.Additional personnel were called into staff an response squad to patrol the creek and respond to flooding incidents.”

Photo by Menlo Park Fire Protection District


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