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Dills Park

6500 San Juan St,

Paramount, CA 90723

City of Paramount

Start Date: 1/18/2000

End Date: 9/30/2010

Awarded Amount: $3,763,783.00

Stage: Completed!

Riverfront park featuring walking, jogging & biking paths plus a playground & basketball courts, grassy areas, picnic tables with access to the Los Angeles River.

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Castaic Lake

32132 Castaic Lake Drive

Castaic, CA 91384

LACo Parks and Recreation

Start Date: 11/3/1992

End Date: 3/25/2008

Awarded Amount: $628,614.95

Stage: Completed!

Castaic Lake is the perfect park for a number of outdoor activities; just think of us as your one-stop-shop for everything outdoors! Within this beautifully expansive park, you can go from horseback riding to jet skiing, biking to fishing, boating to camping, and least we forget the wonderful covered picnic areas and barbeque grills to feast on your catch! Castaic Lake is an ideal park to begin your weekend or summer week!

Improvements at Castaic Lake from grant funding are general development, construction of the picnic shade structure, and restroom building refurbishment.

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Dance DTLA at Grand Park

It’s back! Dance DTLA in Grand Park! Show off your moves or learn fresh, new steps Friday nights in Grand Park next to the Kenneth Hahn Administration building. Dance nights, where you learn new dance moves, begins June 23 and DJ nights, when you can shimmy with the shakers, begins June 30. The Fridays alternate ending September 1.

Click the image above for more details. Friday Night Dance! You don’t want to miss out!

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Los Angeles River Center and Gardens

570 W Ave 26 #100

Los Angeles, CA 90065

Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority

Start Date: 05/11/2010

End Date: 09/01/2015

Awarded Amount: $315,000

Stage: Completed!

The Los Angeles River Center and Gardens is a truly hidden, breathtaking oasis of fountains, flowers, and picturesque architecture that will render visitors speechless in this serene enchantment which is ideal for any intimate occasion.

Grant funding was provided for improvements to the community room and included beautifying existing restrooms, access points, and roofing while keeping everyone comfortable and entertained with upgraded HVAC and audio visual systems.

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Malibu Lagoon State Beach

23200 Pacific Coast Highway

Malibu, CA 90265

California Department of Parks and Recreation

Start Date: 10/6/2004

End Date: 12/31/17 (Estimated Completion)

Awarded Amount: $4,923,600

Stage: In progress.

There’s something for everyone at Malibu Lagoon State Beach: scenic trails, historic museums, salt water fishing at the pier and wildlife viewing. For water enthusiasts you’ll find some of the best waves at the world famous Surfrider Beach. Come low tide to explore tide pools or anytime for swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving and boating.

A leisure two-mile loop trail will take you around the lagoon, through tide pools and on to Malibu Pier. At the pier you’ll find beach equipment rentals, harbor tours, restaurants and a surf museum. Grab a bite at the pier or picnic on the beach. On the way back visit the Malibu Lagoon Museum or check out guided tours of the historic Adamson House.

Grant funding was provided for the pier and the newly restored lagoon. In addition, the City of Malibu completed a Stormwater project in 2011 to protect Santa Monica Bay from hazardous material spills and pollution.

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Agoura Hills Recreation Center

29900 Ladyface Court

Agoura Hills, CA 91301

City of Agoura Hills

Start Date: 9/30/2014

End Date: 12/31/17 (projected end date)

Awarded Amount: $750,000

Stage: In Progress…

The Agoura Hills Recreation & Event Center is open to the general public for a variety of programs and activities. The building serves as the new home for City of Agoura Hills’ Community Services staff as well as the Cultural Arts Council. In addition, there is a dedicated space for Senior Citizen programs and classes and a state of the art Teen Center, just to name a few things!

Grant funding was provided for the construction of the recreation center and the new outdoor education/interpretive center. More grant funding is being provided for the construction of a new trailhead and trail from the Recreation Center to connect to existing trails in the surrounding Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area and the regional trail system.

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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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Ruben Ingold Parkway

The project included removal and replacement of asphalt pavement for a 1/2 mile walking trail, replacement of security lighting, installation of a 4-station physical exercise course, removal and replacement of benches, and installation and replacement of park signage.

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Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area

This project is being completed in multiple phases and includes the following:
Replacement of existing shade structures with new prefabricated shade shelters as well as upgrades to walking paths and concrete pads. Expansion of the the existing parking lot at the Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area Soccer Complex to accommodate an additional 36 parking spaces.

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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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