File photo of San Justo Reservoir in 2021. Photo by John Chadwell.

News

SBC Water District users may have to pay for treating San Justo Reservoir

It’s been closed to recreation since 2008, when zebra mussels were discovered.

The road leading to the San Justo Reservoir is closed to public access. File photo by Noe Magaña.

Environment / Nature

Congressman Panetta urges prioritization of San Justo Reservoir zebra mussel eradication in final FY2021 spending package

Local reservoir has been closed since 2008.

The road leading to the San Justo Reservoir is closed to public access. File photo by Noe Magaña.

Housing / Land Use

Supervisors, residents unhappy with timeline to reopen San Justo Reservoir

Next hurdle is securing funds for zebra mussel eradication plan.

The road leading to the San Justo Reservoir is closed to public access. File photo by Noe Magaña.

Housing / Land Use

Resident urges county to work on reopening San Justo Reservoir

Supervisors add their support, plan to dig into details at June meeting.

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Sports & Recreation

COMMENTARY: Prediction – San Justo Will Never Reopen For Water Recreation

We’d be miles ahead by focusing on and funding alternative water-related recreation areas

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Housing / Land Use

Mayor implies civil disobedience may be necessary to reopen San Justo Reservoir

Anglers meet to discuss possible protest to confront government officials about opening San Justo Reservoir to fishing

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Agriculture

7 years later, San Justo Reservoir still in limbo

Closed to recreational use since 2008 due to a zebra mussel infestation, treatment plan on hold pending the results of a federal environmental review.