Drone photo shows close proximity of Southside Road slides to ponds on hill. Photo by Jake Medina.

Housing / Land Use

Report indicates Sunnyslope water pond as cause of Southside Road landslides

‘No apparent evidence’ earthquakes destabilized slope.

Don Chapin Company workers on Southside Road. Photo by John Chadwell.

Housing / Land Use

Southside Road re-opens between Blossom Lane and Tyler Trail

Work is expected to continue over the next few months and may require additional, temporary road closures.

Lynn Hildon during the San Benito County Board of Supervisors special meeting Aug. 28, 2018. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Government / Politics

Supervisors hold special session on landslides

Soil studies needed before corrective steps can be identified.

Drone photo shows close proximity of Southside Road slides to ponds on hill. Photo by Jake Medina.

Government / Politics

Southside Road remains closed

County stumped by cause of five landslides at Blossom Lane.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay

County selects Don Chapin Company to fix Southside Road

The portion of Southside Road has been closed since May 30.

Photo by Leslie David.

Housing / Land Use

Old Hospital demolished to make room for self-help housing

The new self-help housing project, known as Riverview II, will feature up to 25 homes on 4,000 square-foot lots.


Road Closure on Southside Road

Portion closed to traffic until further notice.

Supervisor Jerry Muenzer with a fallen down sign brought by resident Julio Salazar

Children and Youth

Supervisor Hears Neighborhood Concerns

Residents of Riverview Estates off Southside Road hope to hold a second meeting with the sheriff's office to address safety issues


Government / Politics

Developers, landowners plan together to develop Southside area

Consultant showed board of supervisors how Southside development could progress



A river finally runs through it

Gawkers marvel at water flowing in local waterways that have been mostly bone dry during much of the multi-year drought