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Jean Sweeney Open Space Park Fund

The Jean Sweeney Open Space Park Fund is a 501c3 charity that provides funding assistance to the Alameda Recreation and Parks Department for the Jean Sweeney Open Space Park. Federal Tax ID #46-3062692

Latest Park Developments & Announcements

August 4th, 2018 Alameda Recreation & Parks held two public tours of the Jean Sweeney Open Space Park. Everyone was invited to visit the site to see the progress of construction. Amy Wooldridge, ARPD Director (center in yellow green top) tells the crowd about the progress and features that will be in the park when it opens in the fall 2018. A slideshow of the August 4th tour can be seen here and a slide show of the the evening tour on August 9th can be seen here.

View of East end construction from top of hill East of the playground area as of July 1, 2018. In the distance on the left, the green roof of the completed Alameda Rotary Club sponsored picnic pavilion can be seen.
Link to the list of drone videos here

Playground Construction June 1st


Memorial picnic tables for the Jean Sweeney Park are now available. The memorial plaque will be placed on each donated picnic table. More information about the memorial tables can be found here.

picnic table

August 15, 2016 "Drone Flyovers Start" Click here to watch the series of drone fly overs to chronicle the construction of the Jean Sweeney Open Space Park. Scroll down when the page opens to see the series of fly overs as the construction progresses.

map of park location

Yellow arrows in this Google image show location of the West and East ends of the Park.
There are 27 acres between the East and West ends.