Soaring red-tailed hawk by Jonathan Chang

Press Releases

Soaring red-tailed hawk by Jonathan Chang

Press Releases and Media Advisories from the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District. 


Midpen Open Space to Recognize Assemblymember Marc Berman

The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District board of directors is recognizing Assemblymember Marc Berman for the largest state budget allocation Midpen has ever received for a single project: $8 million for the proposed purchase of a portion of the open space and agricultural land called Clover

Ridgeline Doubly Protected

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors reinforced protection of our local hillsides and habitat with a 5-0 vote to approve a Memorandum of Agreement between Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District and the County of Santa Clara. County Supervisors Joe Simitian (District Five) and Otto Lee (

For more information about Midpen programs or activities, the media can contact:

Leigh Ann Gessner, Public Affairs Specialist II
650-691-1200 x638

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