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SF lays foundation for seawall repair with beer, coffee campaign

September 3, 2018 (San Francisco chronicle)

The limited-edition Seawall Stroll espresso produced by Ritual Coffee and Seawall's Sea Puppy, a sour beer, available at Black Hammer Brewing's taproom near South Park, are raising awareness of the century-old seawall beneath the Embarcadero.

 

What’s labor got to do with it?

September 2, 2018 (San Francisco EXAMINER)

On this Labor Day, as we embark on one of the biggest and most important infrastructure projects in our generation — strengthening the Embarcadero Seawall — we want to highlight the importance of San Francisco workers in these efforts.

 

5 local ballot measures face San Francisco voters in November

august 13, 2018 (San Francisco chronicle)

Proposition A, the Embarcadero Seawall Earthquake Safety Bond, requests approval for a $425 million bond debt assist with seawall repairs. The current seawall is at risk for failing during a major earthquake and is protecting an estimated $100 billion in property and infrastructure along San Francisco's Embarcadero.

 

San Francisco studies impacts of sea level rise as state projections double

august 6, 2018 (San Francisco examiner)

A more than $400 million bond proposal to repair San Francisco’s seawall will go before San Francisco voters on November 6, 2018.

 
 

 

SF supervisors make changes to housing program to generate affordable units

JULY 17, 2018 (San Francisco Chronicle)

Also on Tuesday, the supervisors voted to place on the November 6, 2018 ballot a $425 million bond measure to make vital repairs to the city’s crumbling Embarcadero seawall.

With S.F. seawall crumbling, $425 million bond for repairs likely to make ballot

April 16, 2018 (San francisco chronicle)

Should the bond measure make it to the ballot and win a two-thirds approval from voters on November 6, 2018 — as it’s widely expected to do — the money raised would fund the bulk of the first round of planning, construction and repair work on the seawall.

 

State Bill Seeks Millions for Embarcadero SeaWall Upgrades

March 19, 2018 (Bay city news)

An aging seawall along San Francisco's iconic waterfront would leave the city defenseless in the event of sea level rise or a major earthquake, but new state legislation announced Monday would help secure more funding to strengthen it.