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Parks Recreation & Waterfront Department
Parks Recreation & Waterfront Department

Currently Funded Capital Projects List

Projects Under Construction (or about to start construction)
  • Parks: Rose Garden Pergola Pathways and Tennis Courts Reconstruction (T1/Parks Tax)
  • Parks: San Pablo Park 2-5, 5-12 Play Structures (T1/Parks Tax)
  • Parks: San Pablo Tennis Courts (T1/Parks Tax)
  • Parks: King Park 2-5, 5-12 Play Areas (Parks Tax/Insurance)
  • Camps: Berkeley Tuolumne Camp (Insurance/FEMA Grant/General Fund)
  • Waterfront: Marina Streets University Ave - Spinnaker Way (T1, Streets Fund, Double Tree)
  • Waterfront: Bike Lockers (20) (Grants/General Fund/Marina Fund)
  • Waterfront: Finger Dock Replacement - Phase 3 (General Fund/Marina Fund)
  • Waterfront: Marina Corporation Yard Electrical Upgrade (T1)
"Planning Only" Projects in process
  • Parks: Santa Fe ROW – Conceptual Plan (Parks Tax)
  • Waterfront: Berkeley Marina Area Specific Plan (General Fund)
  • Waterfront: Municipal Pier Structural Assessment/Ferry Feasibility Study (T1/Marina Fund/WETA)
 Projects in Design Development
  • Parks: Aquatic Park - Access Dock Parking and ADA: In final design (Parks Tax)
  • Parks: Grove park - Sports Field Renovation: In design (Parks Tax/T1)
  • Parks: John Hinkel Amphitheatre, Picnic and Play Areas: In final design (Parks Tax/T1p2)
  • Parks: Ohlone Park (Milvia) 2-5, 5-12 Play Structures and Mural Garden: In conceptual design (Parks Tax/T1p2)
  • Camps: Cazadero Camp - Jensen Dormitory Rebuild: In final design (Insurance)
  • Waterfront: Marina - Misc. Pilings Project: In final design (T1p2/General Fund)
  • Waterfront: Marina J and K Electrical: In final design (General Fund)
Projects Funded T1 Phase 2 (not started)
  • Parks: MLK Jr. Youth Services Center Renovation
  • Parks: Willard Clubhouse and Restroom Replacement 
  • Citywide: African American Holistic Resource Center (new)
  • Parks: Tom Bates Restroom and Community Space (new)
  • Parks: Harrison Park Restroom Renovation
  • Parks: Ohlone Park - New Restroom 
  • Parks: Ohlone Park Lighting  
  • Parks: Grove Park Play 2-5, 5-12 Structures 
  • Parks: Aquatic Park Tide Tubes Clean Out: Soil Removal 
  • Parks: Civic Center Park – Turtle Garden  
  • Pools: King Pool Tile and Plaster Replacement 
  • Camps: Cazadero Camp Dining Hall Renovation & ADA Improvements 
  • Waterfront: K Dock Public Restroom Renovation
  • Waterfront: Cesar Chavez Park – New Public Restroom (on Spinnaker Way)
Recently Completed CIP Projects (FY20-FY21)
  • Parks: Aquatic Park South Pathway (Parks Tax/Bayer Fund)
  • Parks: Aquatic Park Tide Tube Clean Out (T1)
  • Parks: George Florence 2-5, 5-12 Play Structures (T1)
  • Parks: James Kenney 2-5, 5-12 Play Structures  (Grant/Parks Tax)
  • Parks: John Hinkel Upper Picnic Area and ADA (Grant/Parks Tax/Insurance)
  • Parks: Live Oak Community Center (T1/Parks Tax)
  • Parks: Strawberry Creek 2-12 Play Area (T1/Parks Tax)
  • Parks: Strawberry Creek Restrooms (T1)
  • Waterfront: Dock O, LM, DE, FGHI (4) Restroom Remodels (General Fund)
  • Waterfront: Finger Dock Replacement Phase 1 and 2 (General Fund/Marina Fund)
  • Waterfront: South Cove Bay Trail, ADA Gangway and Dock Replacements (3 Grants/ Marina Fund)
"Planning Only" Completed (FY20-FY21)
  • Parks: Frances Albrier Community Center with Pool Conceptual Plan (T1)
  • Parks: Tom Bates Sports Complex - Field House/Restroom Conceptual Plan (T1)
  • Parks: Willard Clubhouse Replacement Conceptual Design (T1)
  • Camps: Echo Lake ADA Phase 1 Design/Phase 2 Conceptual Design (General Fund)
  • Citywide: Restroom Feasibility Study (T1)
  • Waterfront: Marina Sea Level Rise AB691 Assessment Study (T1/Marina Fund)
  • Camps: Cazadero Camp Landslide Fix- Construction
  • Camps: Echo Lake Leach Field Replacement/restroom repairs
  • Parks: Gilman Artificial Turf Field Replacement- Construction
  • Parks: Grove Park Basketball and Tennis Courts
  • Pools: West Campus Pool Boiler Replacement
  • Parks: Marin Fountain-Sewer, Equipment Door, Landscaping
  • Waterfront: South Cove East Parking Lot/Restroom Addition
  • Waterfront: Bait Shop Siding/Structural Beam Replace
  • Waterfront: Parking Gate and Barrier at Launch Ramp
  • Bahia Child Care Center Seismic, Siding and ADA upgrades
  • Camps: Berkeley Tuolumne Camp Conceptual Design
  • Camps: Cazadero Camp Tree Removal/ Building Demo/Temp. Stabilization 
  • Camps: Echo Lake Camp Emergency Facility Repairs- snow damage 
  • James Kenney Community Center Seismic, Siding and ADA
  • Pools: King Pool Boiler Replacement 
  • Parks: Rose Garden Pergola, ADA Phase 1 
  • Skate Park Safety Improvements and Technical Upgrades 
  • Parks: Willard Park Play Area and Pathways 
  • Parks: Ohlone Dog Park
  • Parks: Terrace View Phase 1
  • Parks: Virginia-McGee Totland
  • Parks: Willard Park Tennis Courts
  • Pools: King Pool Filter Replacements
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