Rusted rebar and supply delays pushed back the reopening of King Pool and West Campus Pool. They had been closed since April.
The new camp, which welcomes families back this summer, was built to be more accessible and better protected from wildfire.
As Berkeley Tuolumne Camp reopens, the city’s cherished rustic retreats are facing growing threats from wildfires and landslides.
Both of Berkeley’s city-operated swimming pools will be closed for four to six weeks, starting in mid-April.
A park with sweeping views, wildflowers and wildlife has opened near the Berkeley Marina along University Avenue.
The rebuilt camp outside Yosemite National Park will reopen in June, nine years after it was destroyed in a wildfire.
A ribbon-cutting was held Saturday for the new Kains Avenue Park, but the park’s opening to the public is still a ways off.
One of the women told police she had been terrified by the encounter. The other waved down a stranger driving by and got into their car to escape.
“Sometimes it takes something huge to spark a hard or necessary change,” city staff said.
The former trackbed of a Santa Fe railroad line that once cut through West Berkeley could become a multi-block city park.
One council member called paid parking “a no-brainer” and others said it would align with the city’s climate goals.
With sediment building up, the future of the Tilden Park lake is now being decided.