Category Archives: Golden Necklace

Tahoe to Pyramid Bike Trail

This work which we profiled in our 2007 research report (p. 27) as part of a vision allowing biking from Sacramento over the Sierras to Tahoe (the Folsom Lake to Tahoe segment is being worked on by the American River … Continue reading

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A Golden Park Idea

Gold Rush Park—they have a page on Facebook—is a great concept and one we have been supportive of since its beginning advocacy by Joe Genshlea and Jack  Diepenbrock many years ago and this article in the Sacramento Bee is welcome. … Continue reading

Posted in ARPPS, Golden Necklace, Parks, River Development

Levee Fencing II

As we noted in yesterday’s post, this is an issue that should be resolved through voluntary sale of private property rather than coerced selling through eminent domain to further recreational goals benefitting the few. Our organization does support the concept … Continue reading

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Houston Bike Path

They are planning–if voters approve–a major path circling the city, ( much as our envisioned bike path would Sacramento County, see Golden Necklace Trail post on our News Page) as this article from City Parks Blog reports. An excerpt. “Imagine … Continue reading

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Biking Sacramento

This article from the Sacramento Bee notes how good an area Sacramento is for biking, with further improvements—as long as valuable car lanes are not lost—still in development. One of the improvements we advocate is a bike trail from the … Continue reading

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Biking Heaven & Heritage

Sacramento is already a biking heaven in many ways, but some major improvements could really take us into the stratosphere and this Sacramento Bee article notes many of them. Our contribution, building on our heritage, is the Golden Necklace Trail concept, tied to the creation … Continue reading

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The Golden Necklace Trail

Information about it and a map have been posted to our website. An excerpt, with links at the jump. “The Golden Necklace Trail, (as written about in our 2007 research report, on report page) is envisioned as beginning in Coloma, … Continue reading

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