Measure A - Funding The Big Picture

In December 2019, the Rec & Park Board of Directors authorized placing a General Obligation Bond on the March 2020 ballot. Measure A will raise funds specifically to pay for Master Plan projects with the following objectives to benefit the community:

To improve parks and recreation for children, families and senior citizens; upgrade and replace deteriorating restrooms; improve safety and security; upgrade outdated plumbing and irrigation; and upgrade, construct, renovate, and expand parks and facilities.  

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are answers to commonly asked questions about Measure A
  • Why a Bond Measure? Pleasant Hill Rec & Park District recently completed its Master Plan ("The Big Picture") which identifies and prioritizes a comprehensive list of projects to maintain, preserve and improve District parks and facilities over the next 10-15 years. The cost to implement these Master Plan projects is beyond the scope of Rec & Park's operating and capital budgets. A bond would provide the necessary funds to make these projects happen. 
  • What is the name of the Measure? Measure A
  • What is the total amount to be raised? $63.5 million, averaging $3,400,000 collected annually. 
  • What is the fiscal impact to residents? 1.9 cents per $100 or $19 per $100,000 assessed property value (annually)
  • What is the length of the bond? 35 years
  • Why did the Board choose $63.5 million? The estimates for completing all projects in the Master Plan total $63,564,214. See the list of project estimates here.
  • When will it appear on the ballot? March 3, 2020
  • Who is eligible to vote? Registered voters that live within the District boundaries.
  • How many votes are needed for it to pass? It will require 2/3 majority "yes" votes to pass

Measure A Fund Projects | Conceptual Design Plans By Site   

    Pleasant Hill Park
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    Rodgers-Smith ParkRodger Smith Park Opens in new window     Click to expand view

    Paso Nogal ParkPaso Nogal Park Opens in new window     Click to expand view

    Brookwood ParkBrookwood Park Opens in new window     Click to expand view


    Dinosaur Hill Park
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    Pinewood Park
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    Chilpancingo Park
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    Shannon Hills Park
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    Shadowood Park
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    School House Site
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    Winslow Center
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    Rodgers Ranch Heritage Center
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    Oak Park Sports Fields (NEW Park!)
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    PH Rec & Park Aerial View MapPH Rec Aerial Map of MP Project Sites Opens in new window    Click to expand view