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Tujunga Wash Greenway

6019 Coldwater Canyon Ave.

Los Angeles, CA 91606

Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority

Start Date: 11/5/1996

End Date: 11/1/2007

Awarded Amount: $3,010.000

Stage: Completed!

The project is along both banks of the Tujunga Wash, from Vanowen Street to Oxnard Street. The project will create a naturalized meandering stream course along the west channel bank; add pathways for walking and biking along either side of Tujunga Wash; and incorporate rest area amenities, interpretive signage, and appurtenant structures. The naturalized stream course will accept low flows diverted from the Tujunga Wash and meander throughout the 6,000-foot project reach. Downstream flows will outfall back into Tujunga Wash. The east side of the channel will consist of various greenway improvements including a bike path, walkway, landscaping, and other amenities.

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Encanto Nature Trail

777 Encanto Pkwy

Duarte, CA 91010

City of Duarte

Start Date: 8/15/2006

End Date: 1/25/2011

Awarded Amount: $212,750

Stage: Completed!

Grant funding was provided for the construction of the Encanto Nature Trail, a 1,200 foot-long trail and viewpoint along the San Gabriel River. The Encanto Nature Trail also features an interpretive display, an outdoor display board, a directional sign, and a small classroom for school field trips or community programs.

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Glendale Central Park

The project involves the design and installation of outdoor and indoor fitness equipment at three park facilities in the City of Glendale.

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San Gabriel River Education Center

Construction of San Gabriel River and Mountains Education Center include a three-acre outdoor interpretive park with native vegetation landscaping, a “Camino del Rio” nature path, bilingual indoor and outdoor exhibits, restrooms and parking lot.

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Point Vicente Interpretive Center and Trail Improvements

Development of an amphitheater, expansion of the interpretive center, additional parking, terrace addition, additional trails/paths, interpretive signage, landscaping, and picnic and grass play areas at Point Vicente Regional Park.

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Chittick Field Sports Complex & Field Improvements

Redevelopment of existing park space within a Los Angeles County Flood Control district basin in central Long Beach. Improvements also included a football field, running track, parking lot, restroom, ADA access, landscaping, irrigation, utilities, demolition and fencing. Retrofitting of two softball lighting systems.

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Belvedere Park

This project is being completed in multiple phases and includes the following:
Restroom and gymnasium improvements including design services, contract construction and repairs. Irrigation renovations, ADA access improvements, ballfield grading and drainage, gymnasium restroom refurbishment, new picnic shelters, concrete walkway repairs, new handball courts, and parking lot re-pavement…

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Culver City Senior Center

Construction of a new 27,000 sq. ft. fully-accessible Senior Center increasing capacity by 15,300 sq. ft. over the current center. This more than doubled the senior activity areas and quadrupled the restroom capacity. The project also included enlarging the kitchen, addition of a storage room, additional offices, landscaping and site improvements, ninety (90) on-site parking spaces and eighty-one (81) shared off-site parking spaces directly across the street from the project.

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South Coast Botanic Garden

The project includes: -refurbishment of general building and site improvements, -demolition of two restrooms and construction of one new restroom, -structural modifications to the administration building, -construction of a new Japanese garden trellis, -removal and installation of fencing materials, -replacement of termite-infested sections of a trellis, -regrading/repaving of the existing parking lot, -replacement of a lighting standard in the main parking lot, -installation of new lighting standards at Upper Meadows and Children’s Garden…

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