Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District will host its 35th annual Turkey Trot this year at Briones Regional Park on Sunday, November 21. This cross-country race has become a favorite of experienced runners. With a challenging course that is run entirely on trails, this 8.4-mile run begins at Bear Creek Staging area and continues uphill to Briones Peak (1483 ft elevation.) Registration is $20 in advance, $25 on race day. For information, contact Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District at 682-0896 or download a registration form at www.pleasanthillrecsports.com.
Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District’s construction projects are moving forward on schedule. The first two projects, to build a new Pleasant Hill Teen Center and new Senior Center, are now in the construction document phase.
The project to rebuild the Pleasant Hill Community Center is being designed by the Dahlin Group of Pleasanton, architects of many innovative buildings in California including community centers in Dublin and Sacramento.
For more information on Pleasant Hill Recreation & Park District’s bond projects, go to http://www.pleasanthillrec.com/Bond_Projects_Update2.html, or call 682-0896.