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Section of Kern River Parkway Multi-Use Path to Close for Weed Removal

Work Postponed From October 17th to October 25th

The weed abatement activity originally scheduled to take place tomorrow, October 17 along the Kern River Parkway Multi-Use path has been postponed due to unforeseen circumstances.

The weed abatement activity is now scheduled to take place on Wednesday, October 25.

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Temporary Closure of Kern River Multi-Use Path Next Week

The Kern River Parkway Multi-Use path from Allen Road to Enos Lane will be temporarily closed to all users on Tuesday, October 17th for weed removal operations. The closure will be in effect from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Kern County Water Agency (KCWA) and City of Bakersfield will be removing vegetation that is encroaching onto the path. These activities are intended to improve travel for pedestrians and cyclists along this section of the path. Path users are asked to avoid this area and obey all signage and crewmember direction during the duration of the work.