Tunnel excavation begins Sept 17 with a public event

By on Thu, September 6, 2007


The public is invited to a celebration of the beginning of excavation of the tunnel at Devil’s Slide on Monday, Sept 17 at 10am. The event will be at the south portal site.

Following the public remarks, excavators will be used to begin digging the tunnel. Confirmed speakers are Tom Lantos, US Representative; Richard Gordon San Mateo County Supervisor; Caltrans Director, Will Kempton.

Shuttles will run from parking lot to event site from 8:30 to 9:45am and following the event. Parking for the public is at Gray Whale Cove and space is limited. Please carpool if possible. The event is being held at an active construction site. Please dress appropriately.

A community hosted celebration will follow at HMB Brewing Company