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Phone: (510) 544-2217

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Castle Rock Area in Mount Diablo State Park Closure Begins Again for Falcon Nesting Season

Mount Diablo State Park closure begins Again for falcon nesting
Park District’s Free “Trails Challenge” Program Gets People Outdoors, Improves Health

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Park District’s signature outdoor activity program, Trails Challenge.
Community Enjoying Improvements at Point Pinole Regional Shoreline Thanks to Measure CC

In 2017 the Park District dedicated two important projects at Point Pinole Regional Shoreline in Richmond.
Park District Announces 2018 Board of Directors Officers

The East Bay Regional Park District Board of Directors has inducted new leaders for 2018.
Park District Seeks Volunteers for Day of Service at Martin Luther King Jr. Regional Shoreline

The East Bay Regional Park District invites the community to a morning of hands-on engagement at Martin Luther King Jr. Regional Shoreline in Oakland.
Beware Poisonous Mushrooms in East Bay Parks

The Bay Area is home to two of the world’s most toxic mushrooms – Amanita phalloides (death cap) and Amanita ocreata (western destroying angel).
Park District Job Fairs Look to Engage Area Youth

The Park District’s 4th annual Youth Job Fairs are scheduled for Jan 20, in Livermore and Jan 27, in Richmond. Both events aim to provide youth, with information about the positions available and in-depth workshops showcasing certain Park District positions.
Bond Measure on June 2018 Ballot Invests in Natural Infrastructure

Park District and its partner agencies have successfully helped place a bond measure on the state ballot to address statewide park needs.
Caltrans, East Bay Regional Park District Sign Lease for Historic, Newly-Restored Bridge Yard Building

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) and East Bay Regional Park District (Park District) today signed a 10 year lease for the historic, newly-renovated Bridge Yard Building. The 24,000-square foot, 1930s-era industrial building will serve as the recreational anchor for the planned gateway shoreline park with interpretive and recreational programming, concessionaires (food/dining, equipment rental, etc.), and event space.
Park District Naturalist Virginia Delgado Named Outstanding New Interpreter by the National Association for Interpretation

National Association for Interpretation (NAI) names Park District Naturalist Virginia Delgado as the 2017 Outstanding New Interpreter.
Park District's Lone Tree Point Receives $2.1 Million Urban Greening Grant

On Tuesday, Nov. 14 the California Natural Resources Agency awarded $2.1 million in funding for the East Bay Regional Park District’s San Francisco Bay Trail Lone Tree Point Urban Greening Project.
Park District Names Veteran Bay Area Law Enforcement Leader Anthony Ciaburro as New Assistant General Manager for Public Safety

Police Chief Anthony (Tony) Ciaburro has been promoted to Assistant General Manager of Public Safety for the East Bay Regional Park District.