Electric Greenway Trail

Project Description:
​The Electric Greenway is a 2.9 mile multi-use trail between Sunrise Boulevard (near Arcade Creek Park Preserve) and Wachtel Way largely following an existing Sacramento Municipal Utility District (SMUD) electric corridor easement. The Project is located in the city and unincorporated Orangevale, and connects several neighborhoods to seven parks, several schools and the Sunrise MarketPlace. In addition to a paved multi-use trail, this Project also includes:

• A new signalized crossing of Fair Oaks Boulevard
​• Pathway lighting
​• Sidewalk, curb and gutter along a segment of Oak Avenue
​• Drainage improvements
​• Traffic signal modifications and
​• Landscaping ​

Project Status:
​The project is in the preliminary analysis and environmental review phase. A design consultant firm, Omni-Means, has been selected to lead the design, environmental clearance, and right-of-way phases of the project. ​

​Project Partners:

​This project will install facilities within seven parks owned and maintained by Sunrise Recreation & Park District  and Orangevale Recreation & Park District.

Contact: General Services Department, (916) 727-4770

Proposed trail examples

Page last updated September 18, 2018