The Friends of Folsom Parkways is looking for 30 able-bodied volunteers to help with one phase of the Hinkle Creek Nature Center footbridge. Rain or Shine volunteers will move 2 glulam (glue laminated) 40 ft. beams into place. Help is needed on Dec. 6th at 8 a.m. and Dec 7th at 9 a.m. For information on the project or to volunteer email Kmenzer@Folsom.Ca.US.
For reader’s benefit we have posted both the US 50 South Development Bikeway Master Plan and Map documents here.
US50South Bikeway Master Plan
US 50 South Bikeway Master Plan Map
The community of Folsom came together for the up keep of Folsom Trails on Nov 5th 2011 and met all the goals set out for that day. Over fifty volunteers showed up and laid irrigation lines, planted trees, built split rail fence, laid mulch, and picked up trash from the Humbug Creek. Volunteers [...] [...]
Replacing Driwater Gel – Troop 1855 Watering plants E. Bidwell/Willow Creek Trail – Troop 1855 When Boy Scouts of America Folsom Unit Troop 1855 wanted to plant some trees in May of this year as part of their Adopt a Creek and Trail commitment, the City Arborist Ken Menzer agreed to it if they were also going [...] [...]
Boy Scout Troop 1855 as part of the Adopt a Creek & Trail program planted 22 trees on May 22, 2011 along Willow Creek Trail at E. Bidwell St. Early this year the troop adopted both the Willow Creek and Humbug Creek trails between E. Bidwell and Riley St. Under the guidance of the City [...] [...]