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California State Park and Recreation Commission Renames Patrick’s Point State Park to Sue-meg State Park and Approves General Plan for Auburn State Recreation Area

Thursday, September 30, 2021

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – At a virtual public meeting today, the California State Park and Recreation Commission voted to rename a state park to honor the place name used by the Yurok people since time immemorial and adopted a long-range management plan for Auburn State Recreation Area (SRA).

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Banner for California State Parks Holds Joint Commission Meeting for the First Time Since 1982
California State Park and Recreation Commission, California Boating and Waterways Commission, California Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Commission, California State Historical Resources Commission

California State Parks Holds Joint Commission Meeting for the First Time Since 1982

Friday, October 5, 2018

After more than three decades, the California Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) last week held a joint commission meeting with its four commissions in Sacramento that included a tour of state parks in the area. Commission members from Boating and Waterways, Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation, State Historical Resources and State Park and Recreation met on September 27 and 28, provided their expertise and feedback, and listened to staff and public input on the department’s various programs, projects and future. 

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