The first of six community meetings focused on the East Bay Regional Park District (EBRPD) Master Plan is set for Tuesday, September 11, at 7 p.m. at the Trudeau Training Center, 11500 Skyline Blvd., in Oakland. The Master Plan is a policy document that guides the Park District in future expansion of parks, trails, and services.
Other meetings in September and October will be held in Concord, Oakley, Fremont, Dublin, and Richmond.
More information, including the Master Plan meeting schedule, Master Plan Online Forum, proposed updates for 2012, draft policy revisions, identified Master Plan high priority issues, and an updated draft Master Plan map, is on the Park District web site at http://www.ebparks.org/features/MasterPlan2012
The East Bay Regional Park District provides and manages Regional Parks in Alameda and Contra Costa counties, a 1,700 square-mile area which is home to over 2.5 million people. The District manages 65 Regional Parks, over 112,000 acres of open space, and 1,200 miles of trails.