The Riverside County Board of Supervisors approved a construction contract to build approximately 5.2 miles of the Salt Creek Trail.
A 5-0 vote, Dec. 17, authorized a $3,905,875 contract with the Indio office of Granite Construction Company for the contract. The supervisors’ action also approved two addenda to the plans and specifications.
The entirety of the Salt Creek Trail will cover 16 miles and will be a multi-purpose regional trail. A Class I bicycle path that is separate from any areas accessible to motor vehicles will be part of the trail. The Salt Creek Trail includes portions in the cities of Menifee and Hemet as well as within unincorporated Riverside County. The board of supervisors’ members are also the board of the Riverside County Regional Park and Open-Space Distr