LOCAL 2428
Concord Hills Regional Park Renaming Resources
Updated On: Mar 03, 2021

Learn more about the initiative to rename Concord Hills Regional Park and of the Port Chicago 50 that is imbedded into the park's history. Action items such as petitions will be posted above resources such as proposals and letters of support, educational articles, and short videos. 

Call to Action!

Sign this petition by the Citizens for Historical Equity to support the renaming of "Concord Hills Regional Park" to "Thurgood Marshall Regional Park - Home of the Port Chicago 50". 

Union & Community Support

Read the letter written by AFSCME Local 2428 Workforce Diversity Committee to support the renaming of Concord Hills Regional Park.

Read the proposal by the Citizens for Historical Equity to name Concord Hills Regional Park "Thurgood Marshall Regional Park - Home of the Port Chicago 50"

Watch U.S. Congressman DeSaulnier Speak About the Future Park at Port Chicago below

Educational Resources



Board Operations Committee: East Bay Regional Park District's Board Operations Committee meeting discussing the renaming (starts at the discussion mark, skip to 20:21 minute mark for public comments)

“A Legacy of Civil Rights”: 5 minute video on Port Chicago history made by District employees Kevin Damstra and Virginia Delgado-Martinez in partnership with National Park Service

NPS Documentary: “Into Forgetfulness” (10 min video)

Multimedia Resources

  • AFSCME Local 2428

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