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.
Portion of Rose Garden Closed to Public - The Rose Garden Pergola and the pathway underneath it will be closed to the public indefinitely due to safety concerns. Parks, Recreation and Waterfront staff will be evaluating the structural integrity of the facility in the near future. Most other areas of the rose garden can be accessed using alternative paths. [more...]
OHLONE DOG PARK RENOVATION—CONCEPTUAL PLANS ‘A’ and ‘B’ - The PRW Capital Improvements Projects invites you to review the Ohlone Dog Park Renovation Conceptual Plan A and Conceptual Plan B. Should you have additional feedback on the plans or related issues, please email your comments to Roger Miller, Berkeley Parks Senior Management Analyst, at rmiller@CityofBerkeley.info., no later than Monday, May 5, 2014. He can also be reached at (510) 981-6704. [more...]