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College Hill Reservoir Outlet & Pipeline Project

Overview

The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) and its contractor (Ranger Pipelines) is replacing a portion of an existing large diameter water transmission pipeline (College Hill Pipeline) which runs from the College Hill Reservoir; through SFPUC’s Right of Way and across the unpaved portion of Prospect Avenue to Cortland Avenue.  Additional new pipeline connections will also be made on Santa Marina Street from Prospect to Mission Street with an upgrade to the fire hydrant connection on Gladys Street at Santa Marina. The project also includes the installation of new reservoir roof vaults, improved road access (within the reservoir) and electrical upgrades. 


Coyotes are active in and around College Hill Reservoir. The SFPUC is prohibited from interfering with coyotes and other wildlife and have posted signage along the reservoir fence, requesting that residents do not interact with or feed the coyotes.  For more information about San Francisco's coyote policies, please check the SF Animal Care and Control website.

CONSTRUCTION LOOK-AHEAD

Week of February 26th

  • Restoration of retaining wall; demo and restore sidewalk: SFPUC right-of-way on Santa Marina Street
  • Valve vault construction: Inside Reservoir grounds
  • Reservoir roof replacement: Inside Reservoir grounds

Week of March 4th

  • Restoration of retaining wall; demo and restore sidewalk: SFPUC right-of-way on Santa Marina Street
  • Valve vault construction: Inside Reservoir grounds
  • Reservoir roof replacement: Inside Reservoir grounds

Map of project area:

Map of College Hill Reservoir Outlet & Pipeline Project Area

  • Construction Start: Fall 2021
  • Construction End: Summer 2024
  • Project Phase: Construction