Planned local work on Hetch Hetchy Water System

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1. Lower Crystal Springs dam improvements

San Mateo County

Construction: Feb. 2011 to March 2012

Cost: $36 million

2. Crystal Springs Pipeline No.2 replacement

San Francisco through Hillsborough

Construction: May 2011 to March 2013

Cost: $80 million

3. New Crystal Springs bypass tunnel

Unincorporated San Mateo County

Construction: Dec. 2008 to Sept. 2011

Cost: $95 million

4. Bay Division Pipeline reliability upgrade: pipeline

Fremont, Newark, Menlo Park, East Palo Alto, Redwood City

Construction: Feb. 2010 to Aug. 2012

Cost: $246 million

5. Bay Division Pipeline reliability upgrade: tunnel

Newark, Menlo Park

Construction: Jan. 2010 to Dec. 2014

Cost: $351 million

6, 7, 8. Bay Division Pipeline Nos. 3 and 4 crossovers

Santa Clara, Palo Alto, Atherton

Construction: Aug. 2009 to March 2013

Cost: none listed

Source: San Francisco Public Utilities Commission


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