Parks affected include Anthony Chabot, Claremont Canyon, Huckleberry, Lake Chabot, Leona Canyon, Redwood, Roberts, Sibley, Tilden, Wildcat Canyon, and Kennedy Grove
A 20-year wind event is expected to hit the Bay Area starting Sunday, October 25, 2020. Fire danger will be extreme due to expected high winds, low humidity, and dry vegetation. High winds also cause falling trees and branches, which can cause injury.
The following East Bay Regional Parks are closed from Sunday, October 25, 2020, through Monday, October 26, 2020, due to extreme weather and fire dangers:
EBRPD Fire Department will be staffing several park fire stations along with CalFire who remains on high alert.
Residents are advised not to enter any East Bay closed Regional Parks during. Anyone entering Regional Parks will be subject to citation or arrest for violation of the Park District’s Ordinance 38.
For up-to-date information on the closures and reopenings, visit www.ebparks.org.
Dave Mason, Public Information Supervisor