1. How is the Parkway governed? The Parkway is governed by the Parkway
Plan. This plan dictates the uses along the
Parkway including funding disbursement,
building restrictions, etc.
2. Who handles the maintenance along
Sacramento County Parks and Recreation Department is responsible for the
maintenance along the Parkway. This includes:
Bike trail maintenance
Equestrian trail maintenance
Parking lots, kiosk maintenance
(with the exception of Hagen Park)
3. How does the County raise money
for the Parks Department?
The Golf courses and their programs
Parks Passport Program
Measure A transportation money
4. How do I volunteer?
The easiest way to volunteer is to log onto our website at
www.arpf.org and submit a volunteer application online. You are then placed
on our email list and will receive opportunities throughout the year. You can
also call the ARPF office at 916-486-2773.
f I see something suspicious who do I
6. Why are the Oak Groves planted?
As many of the oak woodlands along the Parkway are no longer growing it is
important-- if we are to keep the canopy of the Parkway-- to replace these
decaying trees. It is the Foundation’s responsibility to have 1200 trees by
2010 planted and maintained along the Parkway. For information on the Oak
Mitigation Project and how this program is funded:
http://www.arpf.org/oak.shtml . For
information on how we maintain these planted oaks:
7. How many miles is the Parkway?
The Parkway extends 23 miles on each side of the river from the confluence at
Discovery to Hazel Avenue - 46 miles in all.
Dianna Poggetto, Executive Director ARPF