Benefit Zone 13 - East Franklin, benefits from 16 parks totaling 107 acres. It has the second-most parks and park acres in Cosumnes CSD's Park System. East Franklin is almost built out, with plans remaining for a community center at Morse Park.
The East Franklin Benefit Zone includes 7 local parks, 8 neighborhood parks, and 1 community park. Bartholomew Sports Park is located in East Franklin, but is considered a District Wide facility, and is accounted for in the District Wide Benefit Zone. There are 51 acres of streetscapes and trails. Many parks in this benefit zone are linked by either off-street trails or on-street bike lanes.
Listed below are the projects staff anticipate completing in Fiscal Year 2021-2022. Projects are subject to change due to weather and/or unforeseen budgetary changes.
The basketball courts at Kunsting, Machado and Schauer will be resurfaced.
The decomposed granite areas at Morse Park will be resurfaced.
The shade structure at Stephenson Park will be repainted.
An epoxy resin will be applied to the restroom floors at Morse Park.
The irrigation system at Bilby Rd & Gilliam Dr will be upgraded.
Landscape renovations will replace missing or poor performing plants.
The poured in place (PIP) playground surfaces at Ehrhardt Oaks and Willard Parks will be resealed.
Shade sails at Morse Park will be replaced.
Sidewalks will be repaired/replaced where necessary.
The sprayground at Morse Park will be resurfaced.
Capital Improvement Projects
The Morse Park Community Center project will be managed by the Park Planning Division, resulting in the addition of a new recreation center to the existing Morse Community Park.