Park, Project & Facility Updates

Deputy Jeff Mitchell Field Turf Renovation:

Once El Dorado Hills Little League Fall Ball completed their season on October 28th, EDHCSD Staff worked to remove and replace 500 square feet of Celebration Bermuda on damaged sections of turf that occurred during the busy little league season. Deputy Jeff Mitchell Field will remain closed until November 30, 2018.
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Softball Field Turf Renovation at Promontory Park:

On the week of October 22, Delta Blue Grass Company was on site at Promontory Park for a turf renovation project on both the Girls and Adult Softball fields. The dirt mounds that formed behind first and third base have been removed and the infield apron has been repaired. The softball fields will remain closed until November 18, 2018.
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Notice of 2018 Sustainability Project:

El Dorado Hills Community Services District is beginning a sustainability project within the next six week to provide solar and LED lighting upgrades to District parks and facilities.
El Dorado Hills Community Park will have new Solar Shade Parking Structures, Solar Thermal at Community Pool, and LED lighting upgrades. Promontory Community Park will have Solar Shade Structures and LED lighting Upgrades. LED Lighting Upgrades will also take place at Oak Knoll Park, Jeff Mitchell Field, Lake Forest Park, Overlook Park, Stephen Harris Park, Governor Park, Kalithea Park, Bertelsen Park, and Art Weisberg Park. This project will save electricity costs and a reduction of 15,000 tons of Green House Gas. 
Click here to see the notice.

Crescent Ridge Village Beautification Project:

The entrance area to the village of Crescent Ridge recently got spruced up, thanks to the efforts of a hardy group of volunteers from Blue Shield. These Blue Shield volunteers spent several hours on Friday, September 21st clearing dead wood, trimming, weed-whacking, mulching, and planting flowers at the "four corners" intersection of Finders Way and Platt Circle. Thank you Blue Shield for your support to the community of El Dorado Hills!

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Promontory Community Park:

Tennis Courts are in the process of being resurfaced. This project updates and revitalizes the courts into better sporting surfaces. This project prolongs the life of tennis courts and also creates a more updated look.

2018 tennis courts 1st day

2018 tennis courts 2nd day

New LED Lighting installed!
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Finished Courts
2018 tennis courts finished

Bass Lake Park / Sellwood Field:

A parking lot is in the process of being relocated to the front of the park's entrance. The field is still open and accessible, and the parking lot will be open by the end of September. 

2018 bass lake park parking lot

Before:
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In Process:
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New York Creek Trail - Capital Improvement Project:

Advance Construction Notification
Information and updates will be continually added.
 
Click here to view the Capital Improvement Program
Click here for information on New York Creek Trail Phase 1

CAB/Gym Floor Renovation at Community Park:

The gym flooring at the El Dorado Hills Community Park is in the process of being renovated. The work is expected to last from August 8 - September 28, 2018. During this time, areas of the gym may be closed temporarily or entirety. All youth and adult sports leagues have either been cancelled or moved to an off-site location. Signage at the gym will be updated during the construction to best communicate closures to the public. The District thanks you for your patience and support while we improve our Facilities.

Before:
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New floor with no lines:
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New floor with lines:
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Jeff Mitchell Field:

When baseball season ends, the work just begins! During the month of July 2018, the Jeff Mitchell Field received some upgrades to its facility including new bark, electrostatic painting of all the tubular steel fencing as well as a fresh coat of paint to the foul poles. Additional improvements will be made this spring before the 2019 baseball season.
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Oak Knoll Parking Lot Resurfacing:

This July, the Oak Knoll Park parking lot was closed for resurfacing.  The work included crack fill, slurry seal, and repainting the red curbs and accessible parking spots. 
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KydZone Shade Structure:

Beginning June 18, 2018 the El Dorado Hills Community Park KydZone Shade Structure Project begins. This project involves installing a 15'x30' cantilever shade structure to the outdoor KydZone space near the community pool. Construction is expected to take place June 18th -June 29th between the hours of 8am and 9pm. We appreciate your patience as we continue to improve District facilities. Check back often for pictures of the completed project.
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Kalithea Park Parking Lot Resurfacing:

In May, Kalithea Park parking lot was closed while resurfacing took place. In addition to the resurfacing, parking lot stalls were stripped and the ADA parking area was repainted.
kalithea park asphalt

Promontory Community Park Asphalt Resurfacing:

In April, the Promontory Community Park parking lot was closed for two days while resurfacing took place. In addition to the resurfacing, curbs were painted red for fire lanes and parking lot stalls were stripped.
promontory asphalt

Promontory Community Park
Earth Day Celebration


Over 150 volunteers from our community pitched in on Saturday, April 21st at Promontory Park to plant 20 trees, and to spread 300 yards of bark in the beds throughout the park.  Trees were planted around the new bocce ball courts, around the softball fields, and on the slope near the spray park.  The CSD would like to thank all of the hard-working volunteers who spent their day making El Dorado Hills a better place to live and play! 

Promentory Park Earthday

 

Oak Knoll Park

On Monday, April 16, 2018, new sod was successfully installed at Oak Knoll Park. The back areas of the park (behind the clubhouse) will remain closed through the beginning of May and will reopen in time for the Oak Knoll Park Party on Thursday, May 3, 2018. Please obey caution tape and refrain from entering restricted areas. Thank you for contributing to the success of this project.

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El Dorado Hills Boulevard Tree Restoration Project - April 17-24, 2018

Beginning Tuesday, April 17 (weather permitting), the District will initiate a tree restoration project to remove 146 diseased sycamore and pear trees on El Dorado Hills Boulevard.

o Tuesday, April 17 - Thursday, April 19 7:00am-4:00pm. Northbound fast lane closure, El Dorado Hills Boulevard between Green Valley Road and Serrano Parkway.

o April 20, April 23-24: Tree planting to be completed. No lane closures in effect.

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Promontory Bocce Ball Court Project Update:

Progressive Landscapes is expected to begin construction on the new Bocce Ball Courts on February 5, 2018. Photo updates will be posted as construction progresses.

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On Wednesday, November 8, 2017, electrostatic painting was completed by Magna-Kote Painting at Kalithea Park on the tubular steel fencing surrounding the west side of the park.

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