Margaret Hayward Playground Renovation-December 2018

Demolition to begin in January!

Throughout the next few months, the park will be transformed by the removal of all existing park buildings and site features. This month’s tasks were:

  • RPD salvaged a parts of playground equipment, restroom accessories and building furnishings which will be re-purposed in city park sites that have the same items.
  • Contractor in partnership with PG&E have identified all utilities and are currently disengaging them to start excavation in January.

The tennis are currently open; however, for user safety, they will be closed intermittently from several weeks to several months throughout the entire park renovation. Please check this website for closure updates and this Map With Tennis Courts Near Margaret Hayward.

Tennis courts will be affected by the following construction tasks

  • Night lighting: The tennis courts currently to not have lights pending PG&E’s temporary power to the site. Expected in February 2019.
  • Demolition: South wall realignment will require shoring, disabling the drinking fountain, removing the existing wall and underground utilities.

Have a warm holiday and joyful New Year!