Tree work, consisting of selective removals and pruning, is scheduled to begin in the fall of 2019 and occur through the winter of 2020. Trees scheduled for removal were posted with notices in the past week. Tree pruning and removals are intended to address required maintenance around the 4.5-mile perimeter … Continue reading
Approval of the concept design for the Lake Merced Trail & Restroom project will now be presented at the June Capital Committee meeting on June 5, 2019. This item was originally intended for the May meeting but has been rescheduled as we await determination on the project’s Environmental Application.
Thank you to everyone who attended the fourth community meeting on the evening of April 1st. The conceptual design will now be presented to the Recreation and Park Capital Committee on May 1, 2019 and then advanced to the Full Commission for approval on May 15, 2019.
April 1, 2019 at 6pm in the Lake Merced Boathouse, 1 Harding Road
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