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Project: Living Lab: Canyon Connection Park

Description: Create the new Living Lab: Canyon Connection Park in the City of San Diego through acquisition of a .25 acre parcel plus an additional 30 acres of leased land for a total development of 30.5 acres. Construct a new 3,500 sq. ft. community center with a teaching kitchen, community room, solar panels, and a green roof, a multi-use trail, signage, nature playground, climbing wall, covered picnic area, camping area, native plant garden, teaching garden, canyon restoration area, parking lot, and landscaping.

Reference Number: 37900000SW37007

Implemented By: Ocean Discovery Institute

Objective: Construct the Living Lab: Canyon Connection Park with supporting amenities on 30.5 acres including a 500 sq ft community center.

Type: Acquisition Fee Title, Recreation/Access/Interpretation

Total Cost: $1,600,000.17

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

On Time?: Yes    Within Scope?: Yes    Within Budget?: Yes

Estimated Completion: 6/30/2019    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: San Diego

Located In Disadvantaged Community: Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Prop. 84, Statewide Park Development and Community Revitalization Program (Statewide Park Program)4/24/2012$1,600,000.17

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Acquisition Fee TitlePark0.25acres acquired
Recreation/Access/InterpretationDemonstration/Interpretive Programs  
Recreation/Access/InterpretationNew/enhanced public parks  
Recreation/Access/InterpretationNew/Improved Public Access (other than coastal)  


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