‘That’s not dirt’: SF residents endure flooded homes as sewer pipes back up in storms

https://www.sfchronicle.com/bayarea/article/That-s-not-dirt-SF-residents-endure-14894184.php

After a weekend storm walloped San Francisco, officials say preventing flood damage from powerful rains in vulnerable areas of the city largely remains a pipe dream.

A storm that inundated San Francisco with more than an inch of rain in a single hour Saturday flooded two Muni light-rail stations, snarled traffic on Highway 101 and forced residents in parts of West Portal to wade through waist-deep water that surged into homes, causing thousands of dollars of damage.