State Gives East Bay Park District $13.5M For Wildfire PreventionThe East Bay Regional Park District received $13.5 million from the state this week to improve its ability to fight wildfires and remove fuels like dead and dying trees, district officials said Thursday.
New Park At Former Concord Naval Weapons Station To Be Named Thurgood Marshall Regional ParkThe new park coming to the former Concord Naval Weapons Station will be named Thurgood Marshall Regional Park - Home of the Port Chicago 50.
Body Found At Lake Chabot Regional Park Identified As Missing WomanThe Alameda County coroner's office has identified the remains of a woman found at Lake Chabot Regional Park last month as that of a missing 60-year-old woman.
East Bay Regional Parks GM Robert Doyle Retires After 47 Years With DistrictRobert Doyle, general manager of the East Bay Regional Park District for the past decade and a fixture at the district for more than four decades, is retiring at the end of December.
East Bay Regional Park District Extends Park Closure Due To Fire DangerOfficials with the East Bay Regional Park District on Monday announced the closure of 11 parks in the East Bay hills would be extend through Wednesday morning due to concerns over continued high winds and fire danger.
New Park Opens in Oakland Next to Bay Bridge Toll PlazaThe East Bay Regional Park District opened a new shoreline park in Oakland Wednesday, near the eastern terminus of the Bay Bridge.
Illegal Marijuana Growing Operation Found In Garin Regional Park In HaywardAn illegal marijuana growing operation was cleared out at a regional park in Hayward Friday, authorities said.
Reopenings: East Bay Regional Parks To Allow For Some Camping, Boating; Picnic Areas Stay ClosedThe East Bay Regional Park District announced Sunday it is reopening day use, camping and boating at some parks on Oct. 2 with capacity limitations in place.
Land Use Plan Approved For Park On Concord Naval Weapons Station SiteThe final land use plan for public access improvements and open space preservation at a planned new 2,540-acre regional park on former Concord Naval Weapon Station land.
Reopening: Point Isabel Shoreline In Richmond Open; Dogs Must Stay On LeashPoint Isabel Regional Shoreline in Richmond is reopening Monday with leash restrictions after being closed as part of the local health orders to limit the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.
East Bay Park Police Credit Tipsters for Swift Arrest of 2 Vandalism Suspects at Crown State BeachPark District police are crediting members of the public who witnessed and reported vandalism Saturday night at Crown Memorial State Beach in Alameda, resulting in two arrests.
Coronavirus Update: East Bay Regional Parks Visitors Urged To Wear Face Coverings, MasksThe East Bay Regional Park District on Friday asked parks visitors to wear face masks or other face coverings in accordance with the Bay Area's recent COVID-19-related face covering order.
Coronavirus Update: Bay Area Parks Announce Easter Weekend Closures, Urge People To Stay HomePark agencies are announcing additional closures for Easter Weekend, urging crowds to stay away and celebrate at home instead.
5-Year-Old Girl Bitten By Coyote At Dublin Hills Regional ParkA coyote bit a five-year-old girl at Dublin Hills Regional Park Wednesday afternoon, sending her to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, East Bay Regional Park District officials said.
Bay Area Parks Close Campgrounds, Block Car Access But Many Trails Remain OpenAs Californians approach the second weekend of the shelter-in-place order, many state and regional parks are making big changes to avoid seeing big crowds.