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Posted on: February 11, 2019

Lodi Looks Into Weed-Control Alternatives to Round-Up

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Lodi’s playgrounds will no longer be treated with glyphosate, the active ingredient in the herbicide Roundup, effective immediately.

The Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department announced today it will stop spraying Roundup within 25 fe...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: January 14, 2019

Prop 68

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PROP 68

Park agencies throughout California, including Lodi Parks & Rec, will be competing for their share of $255 million for park acquisition, expansion and renovations in 2019.http://www.parks.ca.gov/spp.The funding stems from Proposition 68, a $4 b...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: January 14, 2019

Clean Parks, Safe Kids Initiative

Clean Parks, Safe Kids

Clean Parks, Safe Kids Initiative

As stewards of Lodi’s 334-acre park system, we take our responsibility to the community and to future generations seriously. Ensuring safe and clean parks today is equally our top priority. This initiative is the...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: January 14, 2019

Heritage District’s Blakely Park Upgrades

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Two major projects are in the works – a renovation of the ball fields with constructions of a new basketball court and upgrades to the Enze Pool.

The ballfields/court renovation project, funded by an $883,000 State grant, has been pushed back to 2020 becau...

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Additional Info... Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Posted on: January 14, 2019

DeBenedetti Park Site Master Planning

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An experienced and talented landscape architecture firm with decades of park design experience has been hired to ensure that future improvements at DeBenedetti Park meet the community’s needs. In addition to relying heavily on the 2016 Strategic...

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Parks, Recreation & Community Services