Private Roads - Subject to a Public Right of Way, Maintained by Public Tax Dollars and a Public Easement Used by Thousands of People to Safely Access Mount Diablo State Park

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Monte Vista High School Mountain Bike Club Video (2019): “Keep the Path/Easement Open”

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“With Few Exceptions, the Roads within the Proposed District are Private in Nature, but Subject to A Right of Way Reserved to the Public”

Almost All Roads in the Diablo Community Services District are “Private in Nature, but Subject a Right of Way Reserved to the Public.” In addition, the “Roads in Diablo are maintained by Public Tax Dollars.” Read the DCSD Formation Document below: DCSD Formation Doc

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In February 2020, a Attorney sent Intimidating Letters to Local High School Mountain Bike and Cross-Country Teams, telling them. “Diablo Roads are private and use by the general public is prohibited.”

The Monte Vista High School letter (PDF) is below.  Attorney Letter to Monte Vista High School  

1920'S Map - Road up Mount Diablo, 2023 Path/Easeme

The Road over time became a Path and has been used by residents of Diablo and thousands of visiting recreational users, uninterrupted, for more than 100 years.

Who would have thought US Bank would prove to be the most dangerous property owner in Diablo, the high-end enclave adjacent to Mount Diablo State Park?  On September 28th, 2023, a fence was built across a critical pedestrian pathway, reportedly with permission of the property owner, US Bank. This blockage endangers the lives of thousands of people.…

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11 Minute Video: US Bank Take Down the Fence and Open the Path

  11 minute video: US Bank to Take Down the Fence and Reopen the Path to allow safe access for people going to Mount Diablo State Park.

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The Overwhelming Majority (18) of Residents Support Bikes, Walkers, and Joggers Traveling on Calle Arroyo – Read the letter & Watch the Slideshow Below….

The Overwhelming Majority (18) of Residents Support Bikes, Walkers, and Joggers Traveling on Calle Arroyo(Letter Below: June 7, 2020) The majority of Property Owners on Calle Arroyo Posted Signs “We Support Bikers, Walkers & Joggers on Calle Arroyo” 15 Property owners in Diablo Posted signs “We Support Bikers, Walkers & Joggers in Diablo.“ The Diablo…

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SF Chronicle Newspaper: ’So annoyed’: New fence blocks popular Bay Area mountain path

Bicycle advocates in the East Bay are outraged about a new fence that blocks a key right-of-way long used to access Mount Diablo. They argue the fence should be removed immediately and forever. SF Chronicle Newspaper: ‘So Annoyed’: New Fence Blocks Popular Bay Area Mountain Path  

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January 13, 2014: The Legal Opinion “Privatization of Diablo” was written by Richard J. Breitwieser, Attorney for the Diablo Community Services District

Open the PDF below to read the Legal Opinion. D. Breitweisser Legal Opinion Privatization of Diablo Roads 1.15

US BANK PUBLIC RALLY NOV 1, 2023

News Story: Bicyclist Community Rallies for Safer Access to Mt. Diablo

https://www.ktvu.com/news/bicyclist-community-rallies-for-safer-access-to-mt-diablo-trail-suing-us-bank

US BANK PUBLIC RALLY NOV 1, 2023

Channel 2 TV News Story: Over 150 People Attended the Public Rally at US Bank in Danville, California

Over 150 People attended the Public Rally at US Bank in Danville, California. Requesting US Bank to Immediately Take Down the Fence and Reopen the Historic Easement! Enjoy and Share the Channel 2 TV News Story Below…. KTVU News Story: Bicyclist Community Rallies for Safer Access to Mt. Diablo