George Christopher Playground Improvement Project
The entrance to George Christopher Playground is located near Duncan Street on Diamond Heights Boulevard. The approximately 310,000 square feet park is tucked between the Diamond Heights Shopping Center and Glen Canyon and has:
- Baseball field
- Tennis court
- Related amenities
The project includes improvements to park access, new children’s play areas, exterior clubhouse restroom renovation, and related amenities.
The project is funded by multiple sources including: the 2012 Clean and Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond; General Fund Add-Backs FY 2019 & 2020 (secured by Supervisor Mandelman and former Supervisor Sheehy); and additional Rec Park fund sources, all totaling approximately $5.3 million.
Please note that this is an approximate schedule; weather and other unforeseen issues can change this, though the Department intends to do its best to stay on track.
|Start Planning||February 2015|
|Start Construction||Autumn 2019|
|Open to Public||Winter 2020/21|
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The project suffered COVID-19, weather, and subcontractor scheduling delays . . . Read on...
The play equipment is now installed at George Christopher! Read on...
There has been tremendous progress on George Christopher Playground Renovation this summer. . . Read on...
Construction is moving apace at George Christopher! The focus of late has been shaping the various walls... Read on...
I hope you are well and finding opportunities to connect with nature and virtually connect with community during this time of sheltering in place. Read on...
Construction is moving along at George Christopher Playground! The playground demo progressed quickly in the fall Read on...
After many years of community process and design, construction on the George Christopher Playground renovation will begin Read on...
George Christopher Playground renovation includes: site work/playground renovation, paving, restroom upgrades, maintenance road work and irrigation work Read on...