We hope you enjoy this video showcasing our work from the last two decades- made possible thanks to countless supporters, like you. We cannot give thanks for our wonderful parks without also giving thanks for the many men, women and children who have had a hand in shaping and loving the 22 distinctive parks that make up our San Mateo County Parks system.
“I forget all of my problems when I play soccer.” – Destiny C. age 14
There is a regional deficit of playing fields in San Mateo County and has been for many years. Multi-purpose fields that can accommodate soccer, baseball, lacrosse, football, cricket and on it goes are in high demand.
Fifteen years ago, I engaged students from Hillsdale High School on how they would re-design Bay Meadows in San Mateo. They said definitely more playing fields! Have we made much progress?