Posted: 6/22/2018 3:49pm
Beginning Monday, June 25, Comanche Trail near Assiniboine will be closed from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm for approximately 5 days. If you live on Assiniboine, you will be able to get in and out via Comanche by going up the hill (no closures for you). If you use this section of Comanche as your travel path, you may want to travel the other direction for these few days. Comanche will be open each day after 5:00 p.m.
This repair will do a couple of things: improve the grade of the road so that cars and trucks do not scrape the road as they pass; and add a grate which will improve drainage for water coming down Comanche and Assiniboine.
Our mail carrier and UPS have been notified. The Fire Department will also be notified. If you have deliveries scheduled during this road closure, please advise your carriers, mentioning they should go around that part of Comanche. The road repair contractors will work around the trash collection schedules.
Thank you for your patience and understanding. The road grade and the drainage will be much better when the work is complete. J
Thank you for your understanding and support of our community.
Posted: 4/18/2018 1:44am
There is a new Brush Chipping procedure, due to a series of difficulties with our past chipping program. The FireSafe Council has asked Chemeketa Park to try their new format.
Drive up & Drop Off
Location still the same.
Bring your material to be chipped to the playground. There will be a chipping crew waiting to chip your brush.
All of the previous guidelines are still in effect. The chipping crew won’t chip material that isn’t within the guide lines!
The Drive Up and Drop Off Chipping Program
This Saturday, April 21, 2018
8:00AM thru 3:00PM
Posted: 2/13/2018 9:21pm
Planning - there will be a special meeting to develop the plan for major
expenses to both maintain and improve the water system, roads, and community in
general. You are invited to list, understand, prioritize and set in motion the
major projects around the park over the next five years.
Topics include water tank construction, water main system valve replacements, road drainage fixes, and more, much, much, more.
Join the board members and other interested community members on Saturday, February 17th at 1pm in the clubhouse to establish the priorities for park capital improvement projects.
Posted: 12/15/2017 7:02am
Santa Cruz Mountains is Fire Zone #512
Fire Weather Watch URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE from the National Weather Service San Francisco CA 921 AM PST Thu Dec 14 2017
Gusty northerly winds will combine with very low humidity values. A dry system moving in from the north late on Friday will produce a combination of gusty winds and low humidity values. Due to these factors and the recent long stretch of warm and dry conditions, a very elevated fire weather risk can be expected particularly for higher elevation locations.
North Bay Mountains, East Bay Hills, and the Diablo Range, Santa Cruz Mountains, Santa Lucia Mountains and Los Padres National Forest, Mountains of San Benito County and Interior Monterey County including Pinnacles National Park- 921 AM PST Thu Dec 14 2017
FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY.
The National Weather Service in San Francisco has issued a Fire Weather Watch, which is in effect from Friday evening through Sunday morning. WIND...Northerly winds of 15 to 30 mph with local gusts over 50 mph. Strongest gusts will be over the North Bay Mountains and East Bay Hills. * HUMIDITY...Minimum humidity readings of 5 to 20% during the day. Nighttime maximum humidity readings of 10 to 30%. * IMPACTS...any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not recommended.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible Red Flag Warnings.
Posted: 10/6/2017 12:50am
Sunday, October 22nd at Chemeketa Park Playground
11:30 a.m. till 4:00 p.m.
Bring something to BBQ and something to share. The Board will provide grills, plates, adult beverages, and soft drinks.