Video Survey Danger Zone (Blind Curve #3) Solid Double Yellow Line

On July 17, 2021 (10am to 11am) a Video Survey was conducted of All Mount Diablo State Park Visitor Vehicles, Bicycles and Hikers traveling up/down at Blind Curve #3, Danger Zone, Mt. Diablo Scenic Blvd.  Where numerous Near-Miss Bike vs Vehicle and Actual Collisions have occurred. No Vehicle crossed over the Solid Double Yellow Line,…

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STATE PARKS RESPONSE TO APRIL 19, 2021 LETTER

State of California • Natural Resources Agency Gavin Newsom, Governor DEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND RECREATION Diablo Range District 15751 Tesla Road Livermore, CA 94550 June 16, 2020 Armando Quintero, Director Your letter dated April 19, 2021, to Director Quintero has been referred to me for response. We understand the concerns regarding improving access, increasing safety,…

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DANVILLE MASTER BICYCLE PLAN

*BREAKING NEWS! HISTORIC MOMENT! On June 8, 2021 the Danville Town Council conducted a Study Session to Review the “Draft Bicycle Master Plan.” On July 6, 2021 the Town Council will Vote to Adopt the Final Bicycle Master Plan(BMP). To view the Danville Video Presentation of the BMP, click here……Enjoy!! 

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BICYCLE INVOLVED COLLISIONS 2020-2009

96 Bicycle Involved Collisions were Reported to California Highway Patrol (CHP) Statewide Integrated Traffic Records System (SWITRS) 2020-2009. We believe this number is LOW, missing documents. No SWITRS Reported Bicycle Involved Collisions in 2018

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2020 FEBRUARY STAKEHOLDERS MEETING

Eduardo (Eddie) Guaracha, Diablo Range District Superintendent scheduled the meeting and provided the Agenda below. Participants were Kathy Urbelis, Diablo Community Service District Board Member, Eric Niles, Head of The Athenian School, Allision Knapp, Deputy Director Contra Costa County Public Works, Chris Lau, Contra Costa County Assistant Public Works Director, Lidia Gutierrez, Diablo Ranch Estate (HOA Representative),Mt. Diablo Scenic Residents, Nicola Place and Hal Seibert. Apparently, nothing was accomplished. No other Stakeholder Meetings were scheduled.

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2019 December Stakeholder Meeting

Eduardo (Eddie) Guaracha, Diablo Range District Superintendent scheduled the meeting and provided the Agenda below. Participants were Kathy Urbelis, Diablo Community Service District Board Member, Eric Niles, Head of The Athenian School, Allision Knapp, Deputy Director Contra Costa County Public Works, Chris Lau, Contra Costa County Assistant Public Works Director, Lidia Gutierrez, Diablo Ranch Estate (HOA Representative),Mt. Diablo Scenic Residents, Nicola Place and Hal Seibert. Apparently, nothing was accomplished, except to schedule another meeting.

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