San Francisco

CANCELED - Adapting to Rising Tides in Mission Creek

12:30 p.m. | Thursday, November 20, 2014

Image courtesy of Flickr user Daniel Ramirez

This forum will be rescheduled for January 2015. Please check back shortly for a new date. We apologize for any inconvenience.


On the eastern waterfront of San Francisco, Mission Creek is one of the city’s lowest-lying areas and is vulnerable to flooding from both sea level rise and stormwater runoff. SPUR has been a leader in the Mission Creek Project, a public-private partnership to understand vulnerability and propose adaptation strategies for the creek. Join us for a look at what we can do to build resilience on the waterfront.

+ Joe LaClair / San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission
+ Brad Benson / Port of San Francisco
+ Peter Wijsman / ARCADIS
+ Laura Tam / SPUR​


SPUR Urban Center
654 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-4015
Phone: 415.781.8726


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Okay to bring lunch

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