Tag Archive: MROSD

Apr 22

Midpen bike-equestrian ride, 4/29

For more info and to RSVP, see http://www.openspace.org/activities/activity_detail.asp?activity_ID=2045

Mar 22

MROSD adds 1,000-plus acres Below Purisima Crk OSP

http://www.almanacnews.com/news/show_story.php?id=10847 The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District has purchased more than 1,000 acres of property in San Mateo County this week for preservation as wildlife habitat and agricultural land. The district on Thursday (March 15) announced the $3.5 million purchase of the 270-acre October Farm property, which extends across Lobitos Creek Road on the southern …

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Feb 01

Curt Riffle is Elected Board President of MROSD

The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District elected Curt Riffle its president during the board’s first meeting of 2012. Jed Cyr, who represents Sunnyvale in Ward 3 was voted vice-president, Peter Siemens, who represents Cupertino, Los Gatos, Saratoga and Monte Sereno for Ward 1, was elected treasurer. Yoriko Kishimoto, who represents parts of Cupertino, Los Altos, …

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Nov 12

Mindego Ridge Trail to Close to Bikes

The Mindego Ridge Public Access Committee met on 11/10/2011 to hear staff recommendations on access to the Mindego Hill Area of Russian Ridge, near Alpine Road. Meeting Agenda The plan proposes a new multiuse wide singletrack trail parallel to Alpine road and recommends closing Mindego Ridge Trail to bikes. The Committee of board members consists …

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Nov 07

MROSD Wants to CLose Mindego Hill to Bikes

Mindego Hill was annexed to Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve. Due to Concerns about the San Francisco Garter Snake, they are going to recommend closing the trail to Mindego Hill to Bikes. The proposed Ancient Oaks Connector tr is the only new multi use trail proposed in this upcoming public meeting. The “multi-use 4 mile …

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Aug 23

Mt Umunhum DEIR Plan Set to be Released in September

Mt. Umunhum Environmental Restoration and Public Access Project Release Update: Draft Environmental Impact Report http://www.openspace.org/plans_projects/mt_umunhum.asp The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District staff is finalizing its drafting of the Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) for the proposed Mount Umunhum Environmental Restoration and Public Access Project and adding additional material. We anticipate releasing the document during the …

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Aug 23

MROSD Annual Report, Excellent Read!

Fall 2011 Issue http://www.openspace.org Geocaching Program Off to a Great Start The District’s geocaching program launch event held July 9 at Skyline Ridge Open Space Preserve brought out approximately 200 eager geocachers of all ages and experience levels. More >> A Message from the General Manager The Metamorphosis of Mt. Umunhum Earlier this summer, on …

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