Neglected Oakland parks get some love from residents
on October 4, 2010
With more than 3,000 acres of open space–including medians, hiking trails, sports areas, and playgrounds–Oakland has some of the most parkland among American cities. But as the city’s parkland has increased over the years, the staff serving it has decreased. Susan Montauk of the Oakland Parks Coalition called on residents to help survey conditions of the city’s recreational areas for the 5th annual Love Your Parks Day on Oct. 2.
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