Perspectives

What’s Trending : Parks & Recreation Survey

What’s #trending in parks and recreation? As park planners, we’re seeing an increased demand for non-traditional park amenities, and we want to hear what’s up-and-coming in YOUR community. Please take a moment to participate in our questionnaire. We’ll compile the results and share …

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What's Trending : Parks & Recreation Survey

Latest News

Penitencia Creek Trail, Reach 1 is a Reality!

At long last, Penitencia Creek Trail, Reach 1 is a reality!  With the completion of the trail in 2016, San Jose citizens have much to celebrate.  This 1/2 mile link in the Penitencia Creek Trail completes the connection to Alum …

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Penitencia Creek Trail, Reach 1 is a Reality!

On the Boards

Preserving the Past: 771 North Rengstorff Park

In 2013 the City of Mountain View received an unlikely phone call.  A longtime resident wanted to sell her 1.2 acre property, located in a neighborhood sorely lacking community open space, to the City.  City Council jumped at the opportunity, …

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Preserving the Past: 771 North Rengstorff Park

Give+Grow

North Natomas Regional Park: Bike Yard

Just how many bikes can you park comfortably in two automobile parking stalls? In the case of the newly installed Bike Corral at North Natomas Regional Park, about 24. Funding by the North Natomas Transmit Management Authority and the Sacramento …

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North Natomas Regional Park: Bike Yard

Grab Bag

Vision Zero : A Commitment to Safer Streets

Silicon Valley Bike Summit 2016; Source: Silicon Valley Bike Coalition On August 20, 2016, I had the opportunity to attend the 6th annual Silicon Valley Bike Summit, hosted by the Silicon Valley Bike Coalition. At this summit, bike activists, enthusiasts, …

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Vision Zero :  A Commitment to Safer Streets