April 15, 2024
Sen. Blakespear offered San Dieguito River Park JPA with a $1.4 million examine Friday for the paths fund. Credit score: Sen. Blakespear’s workplace

Sen. Catherine Blakespear, D-Encinitas, offered a examine to the San Dieguito River Park Joint Powers Authority for $1.4 million on Friday to fund completion of an necessary part of the Coast to Crest Path.

The San Dieguito River Park will use this state funding to construct the one-mile Osuna Phase that entails erecting a 150-foot-long metal truss bridge throughout the San Dieguito River, in line with a information launch.

The Osuna Phase, which is able to join the coastal portion of the park’s Coast to Crest Path to the central portion, shall be positioned between the San Dieguito Lagoon and Fairbanks Ranch. It can hyperlink 4 miles of western lagoon path segments already in place to 27 miles of contiguous path to the east, officers stated.

“The JPA is thrilled to obtain this state award to shut this important path hole and hyperlink these path segments,” stated Shawna Anderson, SDRPJPA government director. “The Osuna phase represents the 50th mile of accomplished Coast to Crest Path that may at some point span all the 71-miles of San Dieguito River Park from coast to crest.”

For extra details about the San Dieguito River Park and path system, go to the SDRPJPA web site.