The Gallinas Creek Restoration Vision is based on many ideas and studies. Two
1.County of Marin Gallinas Watershed Program Report
Download the County of Marin Report PDF: Upper Creek Restoration Opportunities
This 2016 report Investigates opportunities to restore the concrete channel in Terra Linda to a natural channel.
2. Gallinas Creek Hydrology Report
We refer you especially to part 5.0 of the Kamman Hydrology report, Conceptual Alternatives and Feasibility which lays out four alternatives, from minimal to full restoration.
A full restoration would not only bring beauty and life to our otherwise LA-Aquaduct-style ditch that is the upper stretch of Gallinas Creek, but could potentially return spawning salmon that were seen historically as far up the creek as Safeway.
Funding, available from a variety of sources, could be coordinated to help bring this project to fruition.
Download the Kamman Hydrology Report PDF: Gallinas Creek Hydrology Report.
3. Green Streets
Download the San Francisco Estuary Partnership (SFEP) Report PDF: Green Streets
Sustainable Stormwater Solutions for Greener Communities and a Cleaner Bay
4. Merrydale Promenade
Residents and community leaders have been meeting for the past 3 years with San Rafael’s Department of Public Works in order to complete an important section of the Promenade along Merrydale road from the SMART station to the Mall.