The Latest on Flood Park and Our Thoughts on the Matter

Flood Park Landscape PlanI 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?

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Bush Whacking Sustainability Barriers & Clearing Trails for Environmental Progress

Guest authored by Doug Silverstein Oh, the benefits of hiking… aerobic exercise, budding friendships, and beautiful landscapes… especially at Edgewood County Park and Natural Preserve (see below). But it’s absolutely clear, halfway through 10 treks, the 2019 SMC Hike-a-Palooza is providing huge additional benefits — building the network of 29 environmental sustainability leaders who’ve joined so far.

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