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.
Coronavirus Update: East Bay Regional Park Officials Announce Additional ClosuresEast Bay Regional Park District officials on Wednesday announced additional park area closures to address recent overcrowding and public safety issues related to the current coronavirus health emergency.
Coronavirus Update: East Bay Regional Park District Facilities To Close Until Mid-AprilMany East Bay Regional Park District facilities, including all visitor centers and rental facilities, will be closed until April 12 to protect the public from potential exposure to COVID 19, park district officials said Sunday.
East Bay Regional Park District Waives Fees On 'Green Friday' To Get People OutdoorsEast Bay Regional Park District leaders are waiving fees for activities at their parks on Friday in an effort to encourage people to spend the day outdoors instead of shopping.