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66th Avenue Gateway
A Measure DD Project

Project Description

Measure DD 66th Ave Gateway Aerial PhotoBay Trail LogoA new sculpture park at 66th Avenue serves as a major gateway to the waterfront and provides a visible connection between neighborhoods and the waterfront.  The Bay Trail passes through the park, which incorporates art and native plantings as key features.

The undeveloped project site is shown at right, with the project grading plan just below.

Key art elements include:Measure DD 66th Ave Gateway Plan Drawing
Pacific Current viewing shelter (stainless steel).
Ecology Stones sculptures (granite):
   Clapper Rail, endangered species
      found at Arrowhead Marsh
   Tube Worms, found in the mudflats
   Oyster with Drills, a native oyster
   Snail with Barnacles,
   Core Sample, mudflat organisms from
      beneath the surface


More Information

66th Avenue Gateway Dedication Ceremony photos

Damon Marsh Walk Map & Guide - Guide to East Bay Creeks, Oakland Museum of Calif.






Development. Measure DD bonds: $2 million.
Additional contributions from: 
    City of Oakland Public Arts Program &
    State of California 2000 Parks Bond Act

Maintenance. The project will be maintained the City of Oakland with funds provided by the Landscaping and Lighting Assessment District.

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