Marina Park is an exciting and cutting-edge community and sailing center. From its sleek architecture and ample play space to its broad recreational and facility offerings on both land and sea, the park is an extraordinary center for fun, family, and community users of all ages.
- 10.5-acre park
- Community and sailing center
- Visitor-serving marina with laundry, shower and restroom facilities
- In-slip pump out stations
- Facility reservations
- Nautical-themed playground
- Outdoor fitness circuit and basketball courts
- On-site café, catering, and picnic area
- For information on classes and programs, please visit the Recreation and Senior Services Department's Marina Park Web page.
The Marina Park project encompasses a 10.5-acre site and involves new construction of a public park; a 24,000-square-foot community and sailing center building; a 23-slip marina; a reconstructed 19th Street restroom building; a freestanding playground lighthouse feature; themed playground; outdoor fitness circuit; parking lots; and frontage street improvements.
The park will also be home to the new 6,100-square-foot Girl Scouts Leadership Center, which is being funded entirely by the Girl Scouts of Orange County and is estimated to begin construction in January 2016.
On March 27, 2015, the City entered into an agreement with Lighthouse Café, LLC to operate the café space at Marina Park. The menu features California coastal cuisine and will offer breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Marina Park Project: Package 1 - Demolition and Tree Relocation was awarded to Unlimited Environmental, Inc. on 10/22/2013. On 03/25/2014, Council accepted the completed work and authorized the City Clerk to file a Notice of Completion for Package 1.
Marina Park Project: Package 2 - Marina Basin Construction including Dredging, Bulkheads, Grading and Soil Remediation was awarded to Dutra Construction Company on 12/10/2013. On 02/10/2015, Council accepted the completed work and authorized the City Clerk to file a notice of completion.
Marina Park Project: Package 3 - Building & Site Development was awarded to KPRS Construction Services, Inc., on 05/13/2014. The Marina Park project is currently tracking ahead of schedule with an anticipated completion date of December 2015, and is tracking slightly under the overall projected budget. A copy of the summary Master Marina Park Budget and actual/projected cost is available by clicking here.
Marina Park Project: Package 4 - Docks was awarded to Bellingham Marine Industries, Inc. on 02/10/2015. The docks and piles are currently being fabricated and installed. The targeted completion date is November 2015.
|Project Summary Schedule|
|Start Marina Park Construction||December 2013||In Progress|
|Marina Park Grand Opening||December 5, 2015||On Time|
- January 2014 [PDF]
- Draft Environmental Impact Report, Recirculated Draft Environmental Impact Report and Final Environmental Impact Report (Warning: Some files are very large and may take several minutes to download.)
Please click here to view photos of the ground breaking ceremony which took place on February 11, 2014.