News & Events

Carlston Triangle park in progress

As you have no doubt noticed, Carlston Triangle park (Longridge at Carlston & Paloma) is getting a makeover. The hardscape is done and ready to walk, play, and celebrate on. Plantings will be put in between now and late fall, depending on the best time for each kind of plant. Mulch – different than what’s in the open and path areas – will be spread around the rocks and plants. Enjoy in the meantime and thank you for your patience... Read More

Meeting Rescheduled: Grand Ave Road Diet now July 8

Councilman Abel Guillen’s meeting has been rescheduled to July 8th at 7 p.m. at Barnett Hall. See previous post for details about the meeting’s purpose and road diets in general.  Read More

Grand Avenue Road Diet information gathering & sharing

From Councilperson Abel Guillen’s newsletter: Monday June 22 | Community meeting for Grand Ave. road diet 6:30-8:30 pm | Barnett Hall behind Lakeshore Ave. Baptist Church, 3534 Lakeshore Ave. Join Councilmember Guillen to share your ideas and feedback about the City’s plans for a road diet on Grand Ave. from Elwood Ave. to Jean St. The proposed road diet would reconfigure the current four vehicle lanes (two travel lanes in each direction)... Read More

Water-saving tips from EBMUD

Easy ideas for saving water.  Read More

Splash Pad newsletter April 2015

Sign up for Splash Pad newsletter and see all the events and happenings (new stores and restaurants) around Grand and Lakeshore Avenues.  Read More