On April 10, 2019, the Parks and Recreation Advisory Commission (PRAC) heard and voted on six (6) recommendations for approval including: the installation of a split-rail fence on the east bank of Sausal Creek at El Centro Avenue in Dimond Canyon; a bench dedication to Sharon Webster Kidder and John Kidder located in the Gardens at Lake Merrit; the OneLife Institute poetry reading and live band concert at Lake Merritt Sailboat House on October 6, 2019; a Walk/Run event sponsored by the Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation at Lake Merritt on June 8, 2019; Oakland Rising’s Progressive Party and Townie Awards Fundraiser on June 20, 2019 at Lakeside Park Garden Center; Renaming Nicol Park to Gwen Jackson Park.
There is a High Wind Watch and a Red Flag Warning for the East Bay hills starting Sunday, October 25 at 4pm.
Parks and Recreation Advisory Commission (PRAC) meeting minutes for April 10, 2019.
Contact Diane Boyd at (510) 238-7532 for more information.
Oakland, CA 94610
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