Category Archives: City Parks

Saturday, August 12th from 8:00-11:00 a.m – 14th Annual Oakley Kids Fishing Derby

The City of Oakley will host the 14th Annual Oakley Kids Fishing Derby at the Antioch/Oakley shoreline pier on Saturday, August 12th from 8:00-11:00 a.m. Join us for a free fun-filled day of “catch & release” fishing for children and … Continue reading

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Which color scheme do you like best for the multi-purpose building of the Oakley Recreation Center?

Great news! After 18 years since Oakley’s incorporation, plans and work is underway to provide Phase 1 of a Recreation Community Center for the community! The site is located at 1250 O’Hara Ave, also known as the Moura property (south … Continue reading

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Oakley Summer Bike Challenge 2017

Explore Oakley from the seat of a bike Click here for more Oakley info Free and open to everyone, the Summer Bike Challenge is fun, healthy, no-cost summer recreation. Bike to parks, schools, downtown, City Hall, the library, Farmers Market, … Continue reading

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East Bay Regional Park District Announces 2017 Wildland Fire Season

Following the transition into fire season by CAL FIRE, the East Bay Regional Park District is also transitioning and preparing for wildland fire season effective May 15, 2017 in its 120,000 acres of parklands in the counties of Contra Costa … Continue reading

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Marsh Creek Restoration Area at Creekside Park Receives Some Renovations After Winter Storms

City workers and contractors are performing clean up, the installation of new plants and trees, and general maintenance of the Marsh Creek Restoration area at Creekside Park. The January and February Winter rain and wind storms damaged and destroyed some … Continue reading

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San Francisco Bay Water Trail Program Opens 26 New Sites

The San Francisco Bay Water Trail opened 26 new launching and landing sites for non-motorized boats on the Bay. The Water Trail is a regional trail linking nine counties in the Bay Area. Administered by ABAG, the Water Trail program … Continue reading

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Construction of Two New Parks in Oakley is Under Way

Construction has commenced on two new neighborhood parks in Oakley. The parks, Emerson Ranch Park (10 acres) and Catamaran Park (.79 acres) have already begun grading. Emerson Ranch Park, a focal point in the Emerson Ranch subdivision, is a 10 … Continue reading

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