Rivera East Park Tree Planting

Join the Butterfield-Riviera East Community Association (BRECA) and the Sacramento Tree Foundation for a community tree planting and mulching event. New trees will be planted to provide shade and beautify the park. Volunteer with us to plant these trees and help us continue to grow Sacramento’s urban forest.

  • What: We need 60 volunteers to plant 18 new trees (holes are pre-dug) and mulch new and existing trees.
  • Who: Everyone welcome! Bring the kids, your friends and extended family. (Please leave pets at home.)
  • When: Saturday November 23rd. 8:45 AM – 12 PM
  • Where: Riviera East Park – 9580 Mira Del Rio Dr.
  • Sign up online at SacTree
Tree Planting at Riviera East Park

We’re planting 18 new trees! In addition we will mulching the new and existing trees. Thank you to Cordova Recreation and Parks District (CRPD) for partnering with us! CRPD has committed to digging the holes prior to the event.

Tree plan - Riviera East Park

Please prepare to volunteer in the following ways:

  • Start your day with a healthy breakfast
  • Wear closed-toed shoes, sunscreen, a hat, and layered clothing
  • Bring along a water bottle as well as gloves (if you have them)
  • Complete and bring your VOLUNTEER RELEASE FORM
    • Volunteer Release Form
    • Adult supervision AND parent/guardian permission is required for volunteers ages 15 and under
    • Parent/guardian permission is required for volunteers ages 16-18

Have questions or comments? Contact . See you there!

Agenda: 9-24-2019 BRECA Steering Committee Meeting

The monthly meeting of the Butterfield-Riviera East Community Association Steering Committee is open to all members of the community. Join us to share your concerns and provide your feedback on issues related to our neighborhood.

This month’s meeting includes a discussion on the Bradshaw Apartments. We are taking comments to share with Supervisor Nottoli and the developer. We hope to see you there!

September 24th, 2019 6:30 pm
Rancho Cordova Library
9845 Folsom Blvd
Sacramento, CA

  1. Call to Order
  2. Welcome and Introductions
  3. Questions or Comments from the community on non-agenda items
  4. Approval of Minutes
    • August 2019
  5. Reports
    • Treasurer – Andrea
    • CORPAC – Lee
    • Outreach Committee – Rene
    • Membership
      • Welcome Packet Distribution Update – Jim
      • Membership report – Jim
  6. Old Business
    • Update on Bradshaw Apartments – Lee
      • Notice of meeting with Supervisor Nottoli and Rashad Mammadov
    • Annual Picnic, Sept 28 – Lori
    • Great American River Clean Up Recap – Lori
    • From the floor
  7. New Business
    • BRECA Newsletter – Jim
    • From the floor

Adjourn to next meeting. October 22, 2019 6:30 PM. Cordova Library.

Downloand and print the BRECA Agenda 9-24-19


2019 Annual Potluck in the Park

Can you believe that it’s almost autumn already? You know what that means.

Yes! It’s time for the Annual Potluck at Riviera East Park.

This year, it will be on Saturday, September 28th from 4 pm to 6 pm.

Come one, come all! Meet your neighbors, enjoy the camaraderie and delicious food. Let the kids run and play, enjoying all of the fun and games. And yes, the bounce house will be there again this year!

Bring a dish to share, chairs and drinks. BRECA will supply the utensils and tables. There will be cake, ice cream, and live music. Hope to see you there!

BRECA Potluck in the Park 2019

Great American River Clean-Up 2019

Here’s your chance to help the environment and meet your neighbors, all at one time!

The 2019 Great American River Clean-Up is happening on Saturday, September 21, 2019 from 9 am to noon. BRECA is the steward for Mile 12 South of the American River.

Meet this year’s Site Captain for the Gristmill site, Lori Christensen,  in the parking lot of the  Gristmill access at 9 am on  Saturday morning, 9/21/2019, to join in the fun!

Great American River CleanUp 2019

If you wish, you may register in advance by clicking here and completing the online registration form.

Be sure to bring a hat, gloves, sunscreen, and water. Let’s clean up our parkway!