Bird Rock

Park’s divots, dog waste, cause problems for parents in La Jolla

Park’s divots, dog waste, cause problems for parents in La Jolla

Parents at Bird Rock Elementary School have come forward with concerns about conditions at the joint-use park the school shares with the public that are leading to student injuries. To explain the issues and garner possible solutions, Bird Rock Foundation member and parent Jennifer Holley spoke at the La Jolla Parks & Beaches meeting Jan. 28.

“The Bird Rock Community Council’s concern is the loose dogs and waste left behind,” she told the board. “I’ve spoken with the Bird Rock Elementary School’s phys-ed teacher who said the main concern is that there’s not a lot of functionality (to ground turf) because there’s been so much erosion. The track and the baseball fields are not...

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