The 2012 Parks Bond will focus on renovating and improving parks to respond to our neighborhoods’ and users’ needs. The Bond will specifically enhance natural features at Lake Merced. $2 million has been allocated from the 2012 Clean and Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond for the Lake Merced Project, as well as a $1M California Natural Resources Agency Grant secured by California Assemblymember Phil Ting.
The project design team has been working throughout Fall 2018 to advance the design as discussed at the last community meeting. This includes material and geotechnical investigation of the perimeter trail, tree assessments around Lake Merced, and coordination with PG&E regarding the electrical service required for a new restroom. A … Continue reading
A community meeting has been scheduled for Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 6pm in the Lake Merced Boat House. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the scope of improvements proposed for the recreational spaces around Lake Merced, made possible through a combination of California Natural Resources Agency General … Continue reading
We had great turn-out for the second Lake Merced Improvement Project community meeting on 1/12/17. Thank you to everyone for your constructive feedback and support for the project. Among the potential scope elements we discussed were improvements to the perimeter path and fitness equipment, environmental and erosion control issues, and … Continue reading
The Recreation & Park Department is pleased to announce the LAKE MERCED IMPROVEMENT PROJECT, funded by the 2012 Clean and Safe Neighborhood Parks Bond. PLEASE JOIN US FOR THE SECOND COMMUNITY MEETING! … Continue reading
Thank you to the approximately 20 community members who attended the first Lake Merced Improvement Project meeting on 11/3/2016. We received lots of good/productive feedback on a variety of programs at the lake, including trail improvements, boating, pedestrian/bike safety, water recreation, and more. Lake Merced is clearly well loved! As … Continue reading