Community Coalition Cites Traffic, Safety and Tourism as Riverfront Plan Essentials

Transportation, tourism and public safety were the top attention-grabbers Monday at the initial gathering of community members tasked with determining what to emphasize in a far-reaching plan for development of 500 acres of riverfront property in Redding. The Community Coalition,… Continue Reading


Planners Propose a Slimmed-Down Park Marina Drive as a Step Toward Riverfront Development

With its impressive size, sweeping curves and emerald green water, the Sacramento River is a defining feature of Redding and an easy way to enjoy a decent-sized stretch of the river is to take a ride on Park Marina Drive.… Continue Reading


Park Marina Drive is Redding’s Salvation

Are you concerned about Redding’s future? Do you want more job opportunities and a better quality of life? If so, look no further than Park Marina Drive. Right now, the Park Marina Drive riverfront features many shuttered businesses and empty… Continue Reading

Get There ‘Greenly’: Whole Earth Fest & Open Street Event

What: Whole Earth and Watershed Festival at Redding City Hall and Sculpture Park, and “Open Street” party on Park Marina DriveĀ for non-motorized transportation of all kinds When: Saturday (April 23), 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Whole Earth and Watershed… Continue Reading

City Ready to Help Redding Residents During Storms

City of Redding crews are ready to provide residents with sandbags, clear storm drains and keep citizens safe during wet and windy weather expected throughout this week.

Sand and bags will be available around the clock at Redding Fire Station No. 4 on South Bonnyview … Continue Reading


Jim’s Picks: Park Marina Below Cypress, Dry Branch & 127 Hours

I’m pleased the Cypress Avenue Bridge has been widened and reopened with safe, separated pedestrian and bicycle lanes. But I’m even more thrilled that Park Marina Drive below the Cypress Bridge has finally reopened. Losing that route for years was… Continue Reading