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Phasing Recommendations
Phasing recommendations submitted by the BEAR Project include the following components.


Component 1: River Rehabilitation

Component 2: Entry Road & Utilities

  • Entry greenway from Bear River Drive to the Sixth Street viaduct

  • Red underpass with yellow Chinese characters

  • Sidewalk improvements and street tree plantings along Bear River Drive

  • Western portion of meander planting

Component 3: Ice House Complex

  • Canopy and loading platform

  • Interpretive center

  • Outline of former warehouses and tram

  • Railroad siding and restored Pacific Fruit Express cars

Component 4: Community Center Area

  • Bear Beach

  • Fishing pier

  • Gauging station

  • Meander planting

  • Pedestrian trails

Component 5: Wetland Trails & Interpretation

  • Bird blind and interpretation

  • Loop trail and boardwalk

  • Meander planting

  • Observation tower and interpretation

Component 6: Slough and River Walk

Component 7: State Park Environmental Education Center

  • Education and interpretive center

  • Site interpretation and trails

Component 8: The Meadows

  • A multi-purpose meadow that can accommodate soccer and other field sports

  • Structures and facilities including a picnic shelter, restrooms, concessions, and portable bleachers

  • Two little-league fields

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