Bayer Neighborhood Park and Gardens
1550 West Avenue
About the Gardens
Experience Santa Rosa's agricultural past - in the middle of the city! The whole family will delight in the working garden on the north side of the park operated by Landpaths. Bayer "Farm" is open to the public every Wednesday, 1-4 pm, Friday from 3-6 pm and every third Saturday of the month from 9 am-noon for storytime through the spring and summer months. Check back for special event annoucements for the spring/summer months. For more information, contact LandPaths at (707) 524-9318, or visit www.landpaths.org.
About the Park Land
The six-acre City park located in the heart of the Roseland neighborhood is currently in design so that construction can be bid and awarded.
What does the Adopted Master Plan include?
The Updated Master Plan features an expanded community garden, gathering areas, a rehabilitated barn and animal enclosure, turf areas, play zones, amphitheater, picnic areas, orchards, placita and kiosko (central courtyard), restrooms and open air pavilion.
It is anticipated that construction will begin in late spring or early summer of 2015.
Who will pay for the construction?
At this time no General Funds are involved. The City has secured grant funding for the construction of the park including Proposition 84 Statewide Parks Program ($4,833,467), Housing Related Parks Program ($317,900) and the Stewardship Council ($189,000).
Contact Director Nanette Smejkal at (707) 543-3292.