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McKinley Park

601 Alhambra Blvd

McKinley Water Vault Project:
A portion of McKinley Park that includes the existing baseball field, picnic table area and horseshoe courts will be closed beginning June 2019 for construction of the McKinley Water Vault project. The jogging path will be closed from Park Way to McKinley Blvd during construction and walkers and joggers will be routed around the panhandle. Jogging path enhancements will be made and will require portions of the trail to be closed during the final phase of the project. Please sign up for construction notifications on the project web page to receive updates on construction impacts in the park: for updates.
See a visual rendering of the proposed park improvements as part of this project at:
Construction is expected to be complete by August 2021. 
Project Manager: James Yorita,

McKinley Park Restroom Sewer Relocation:
Construction will begin on May 13 and be completed in June. Improvements include relocating sewer pipe at existing restroom. The playground, picnic area and jogging path will remain open during construction. The restroom will be closed for a short time to allow connection of piping. Alternate restroom will be provided during construction to minimize impact on park users.
Project Manager: Jason Wiesemann,

This park includes the following Amenities:

  • Basketball Court
  • Community Center
  • Garden and Arts Center
  • Group Picnic Areas - several large
  • Horseshoe pits
  • Jogging Trail
  • Play Areas:
    • Adventure Play Area
    • Climbing Wall
    • Tot Lot
  • Restrooms
  • Soccer field
  • Softball Field
  • Swimming and Wading Pool
  • Tennis Courts
  • Volleyball Court

Fredrick N. Evans Memorial Rose Garden Reservation Notice:
Reservations are made through Friends of East Sacramento:
Phone (916) 452-8011, or email  
Additional information can also be found at

Water Vault Project Improvements to McKinley Park

McKinley Park, Parkwater Vault Project Improvements

For the Water Vault Project improvements, construction fencing will go up at McKinley Park around the existing baseball field, corporate picnic area, and the horseshoe courts at the end of this May 2019. Attached is a plan showing a yellow dashed line which indicates the construction fencing which will be installed. The plan also shows the new park amenities to be installed with the Water Vault project. Attached is a FAQ sheet to address questions regarding the project. Construction is expected to take 18-24 months. The jogging trail will remain open around the entire park except the area will 33rd St. will be closed between McKinley Park and the Shephard Garden & Arts Park. The tennis court area will remain open and be unaffected.

McKinley Park Map

Amenity Guide (PDF)

MapQuest Link

Park Use Application

Park Use Guide

Athletic Field Use Application

Athletic Field Use Guide

 McKinley Picture

McKinley Playground

McKinley Pond