Welcome to the Parks Recreation & Waterfront site at the City of Berkeley, CA.
Our goal is to provide quality parks, recreation and waterfront facilities. The department is committed to administering excellent recreation programs at our community centers, camps, marina and parks; continuing to develop new programs that fulfill the City's 2020 Vision, maintaining our trees and municipal urban forest, landscaping and infrastructure; and developing Capital Projects with community input to improve and enhance resident's park and facility experience.
PRW DIRECTOR'S FY15 UPDATE - The purpose of this document is to provide residents with a current update on Capital, Design, Major Maintenance and Planning Projects, Leases and Special Events that the PRW Department is engaged in during Fiscal 2015 (July 1, 2014- June 30, 2015) [more...]
BECOME A PRW VOLUNTEER! - The City of Berkeley Parks Recreation & Waterfront Department has depended on volunteers for many years. Members of the Berkeley community have dedicated hours of service to their city by volunteering for special events, projects, and activities, which helps promote a sense of community, bringing people together to make this city a wonderful place to live, work, and play. To find out more click on these links: [more...]
OHLONE PARK RENOVATION PLAN -
A Preliminary Renovation Plan for the Ohlone Dog Park was presented to the Parks and Waterfront Commission on September 10, 2014. Based on comments received from the Commission, the public, and maintenance staff, the plan was revised. The Revised Preliminary Renovation Plan was presented to the Commission on December 10, 2014.
At the meeting, staff heard comments from the public and the Commission.
Plans will then be finalized. Staff anticipates going out to bid for the construction work in February 2015.
- Staff report to the Parks and Waterfront Commission on 9/10/14
- Preliminary Renovation Plan was presented at Parks and Waterfront Commission on 9/10/14
- Revised Preliminary Renovation Plan was presented at Parks and Waterfront Commission on 12/10/14
If you have any additional comments, please email them to Deborah Chernin, Principal Planner at dchernin@CityofBerkeley.infono later than Wednesday, December 24, 2014.