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Los Angeles State Historic Park

1245 N. Spring Street

Los Angeles, CA  90012

California State Parks

Start Date: N/A

End Date: N/A

Awarded Amount: N/A

Opened on April 22, 2017.

Los Angeles State Historic Park (LASHP) is a California Department of Parks and Recreation project that is 32 acres of open space where visitors can enjoy a view of Downtown LA while they walk through its trails. Uniquely located in the heart of Los Angeles, it is surrounded by Chinatown, Little Tokyo, and Mission Junction.

For more information on LASHP please click here.

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Deukmejian Wilderness Park

2429 Markridge Road

La Crescenta, CA 91214

City of Glendale

Start Date: 11/3/1992

End Date: 6/30/2006

Awarded Amount: $2,267,000

Stage: Completed!

In the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains, at the northenmost extremity of the City of Glendale, the Deukmejian Wilderness Park occupies a rugged 709-acre site. The park offers streamside woodlands and scattered remnants of big-cone spruce woodland. The park also offers visitors trails with spectacular views of the Cresenta Valley and the Los Angeles basin.

Grant funding was used for developing and improving the Deukmejian Wilderness Park which included the development of a new trail head, construction of roads and parking lots for both vehicles and horse trailers, construction of an outdoor amphitheater classroom, development of picnic areas, construction of a restroom building and information kiosks which included an environmental display area. Funding was also used for the installation of the utility infrastructure and partial preservation of the stone Le Mesnager Barn.

Additional grant funding was used to provide improvements to walkways, equestrian paths and fireroads. Finally, funding was used for the renovation of an equipment storage building.

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Horsethief Canyon Park

301 Horsethief Canyon Rd.

San Dimas, CA 91773

City of San Dimas

Start Date: 11/3/1992

End Date: 11/8/2012

Awarded Amount: $1,690,000

Stage: Completed!

Horsethief Canyon Park is a 50 acre park which includes a small and large dog park, play equipment, shade shelter, restrooms, picnic tables, benches, soccer fields, hiking trails and protected wilderness horse trails.

Grant funding was used for the development of Horsethief Canyon Park. Development included construction of soccer fields, a picnic area, a tot lot, volleyball & horseshoe courts, as well as wildlife corridor enhancement and construction of a nature trail, restroom, and other infrastructure improvements.

Grant funding was also used for the construction of additional multi-use trails in Horsethief Canyon Park which helped improve circulation and accessibility in the Park.

Finally, funding was used for the widening and clearing of the Poison Oak Trail and construction of a hilltop picnic area which included installation of picnic tables, benches, hitching posts and the planting of trees.

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San Rafael Park

Improvements to the playground, including: construction of a shade arbor and walk; construction of a wrought iron fence; relocation of a drinking fountain; installation of four new benches; construction of a concrete seat-wall at the play equipment area;

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Central Park Reconstruction

Reconstruction of playgrounds at Central Park.

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Allendale Park Lighting Project

Installation of field lighting equipment including new poles and light fixtures, wires and conduit, switchgear and breakers, a new equipment cabinet and the addition of computer controlled programming equipment.

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Playground Renovations at Eddie Park

Replacement and rehabilitation of playground equipment at Eddie Park.

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Catalina Verdugo Trail Project & Freeway Park Complex

Design and construction of approximately 9,924-foot multi-use trail in the San Rafael Hills surrounding the Glendale Sports Complex in the City of Glendale. The trail will feature retaining walls, switchbacks, benches, trail signs, and interpretive signage…

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Nibley Park Tennis Courts

Improvements to tennis court facilities to include: Resurfacing of 19 tennis courts and replacement of court lighting at Glorietta, Central, Fremont, Maple, Montrose, Emerald Isle and Nibley Parks; and Installation of a pre-fabricated restroom and bleachers at Glorietta Park tennis area.

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