Berkeley receives $5M grant to establish new park

Photo of Santa Fe Right of Way
Lisi Ludwig/Senior Staff
The city applied for a $5 million grant, which was approved Dec. 8, from the Outdoors for All Act. The funds will go toward building a new park in Southwest Berkeley.

The city of Berkeley applied for the grant earlier this year in order to fund a new park in the undeveloped areas of the Santa Fe Right of Way, a 3.5-mile area formerly used as an industrial railroad, according to Mayor Jesse Arreguín in a press release.
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