Corte Madera Creek Flood Risk Management Project objectives

  1. Flood Risk Reduction. Reduce overall flood inundation extent and depth in the Town of Ross and Kentfield areas.
  2. Environmental Benefits. Improve fish passage, natural creek processes, and fish and riparian habitat adjacent to the creek.
  3. Public Access and Recreational Quality. Maintain public access along the creek via the multi-use path and enhance the recreational experience and amenities along the creek corridor to meet Town of Ross and Kentfield area community needs.
  4. Operational Reliability. Improve operational reliability and reduce long-term maintenance costs through improving channel stability and protecting existing utilities.
  5. Regulatory Compliance. Comply with local, state, and federal environmental laws and regulations.
  6. Fiscally Responsible. Implement a flood risk reduction project that can be accomplished with local and grant funding and reasonably foreseeable grant funding opportunities.
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