Yosemite National Park has announced the release of the Bridalveil Fall Rehabilitation Environmental Assessment (Bridalveil Fall EA) that describes two action alternatives to improve visitor services and facilities located near Bridalveil Fall.
The public comment period for the project is now open and will end March 14.
The preferred alternative (Alternative 3) would:
☆ Replace vault toilets with flush toilets at the Bridalveil Fall parking area.
☆ Construct a new accessible loop trail from the Bridalveil Fall parking area to a viewing platform.
☆ Enhance the Bridalveil Fall parking area within its existing footprint to improve safety and reduce traffic congestion.
☆ Expand the existing viewing platform for Bridalveil Fall.
☆ Improve safety and traffic congestion along Bridalveil Straight along Southside Drive.
Public meeting Feb. 28
A public meeting in Mariposa, to provide members of the public to learn more about the Bridalveil Fall EA, interact with park staff, and ask questions about the project will be held 3 - 6 p.m., Feb. 28 at the Mariposa County Government Center.
On Thursday, March 1, 2018, Yosemite National Park will host a public webinar about the Bridalveil Fall Rehabilitation project from 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.. To view the webinar, visit: https://yose.webex.com.
The Bridalveil Fall EA is available for review and public written comments can be made by March 14, via one of the following methods:
1) Online through the Planning, Environment, and Public Comment (PEPC) website at https://parkplanning.nps.gov/bridalveil. To request printed documents email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (209) 379-1221.
2) By mail (must be date-stamped by March 14) to: Yosemite National Park Superintendent, attention Bridalveil Fall EA/superintendent, P.O. Box 577, Yosemite, CA., 95389.