Four Miles of Gaps To Close.
Four miles of Bay Trail gaps remain on the north shoreline
as follows referring to the inset map beginning in the south
and working north:
- Parkway/Wildcat Marsh Trail 0.3
- Parkway/Goodrick Ave.
- Goodrick Ave. 0.4
- Goodrick Ave./Bay View Trail 1.5
- Atlas Rd./Cook’s
Point Trail 0.23
- Atlas Rd./Richmond border 1.3
- Subtotal 4.03
Ave. to Bay View Trail:
On July 3,
2012, EBRPD’s Board
of Directors certified the Final EIR and approved
plans to close this 1.5-mile gap in the San Francisco Bay
Trail between the northern end of Goodrick Avenue and Bay
View Trail in Point PInole Regional Shoreline. The
Board followed up on July 17 by awarding a $400,000 contract to
Richmond’s Questa Engineering Corporation to
prepare project design and permit applications for this
Breuner Marsh Restoration and Public Access Project.
for the staff report with background, construction
plans and funding sources to complete the project. Plans for
this integrated natural habitat restoration and public
access plan were fleshed out during community
workshops held during 2010 − 2011. The District has
assembled grant funds from diverse sources to supplement
Measure CC and WW funds for completion of this expected
$8 million project in stages with trail expected to open
in late 2015.
to view the site plan for the completed project.