Case
Study

106

Points
Project Name
Alvarado Boulevard Medians
Address
Alvarado Blvd from Dyer Street to Lake Arrowhead Ave, Union City, CA
Project Owner/Developer
Union City
Year Completed
2010
Landscape Size
28,000 square feet
Grounds Open To Public?
Yes
Bay-Friendly Rated Landscape Score
106 points
Bay-Friendly Landscape Highlights
  • 100% of construction, demolition and land clearing waste were diverted from the landfill.
  • 100% of the plants are climate adapted CA native or Mediterranean plants
  • No spray irrigation. Reclaimed water used for irrigation
  • Sheet mulch is specified for weed control and no synthetic chemical pre-emergents were used
  • 100% of materials by cost are produced within 150 miles of the project site