Summerfest members, from left, Mary Newman, Sherry Carrillo, Sid Williams, Rod Metzler and Mike Martel appeared at the Rancho Murieta Association meeting Tuesday to present to the board a $50,000 donation for a spray park at Riverview Park. Members Caryl Abshire and Tim Martin were not present.
The Summerfest organization made a donation of $50,000 for the spray park planned for Riverview Park at the Rancho Murieta Association meeting Tuesday. The presentation was made by Mike Martel, a founder of the volunteer group, which puts on a two-day carnival at Stonehouse Park in August and supports youth groups in the community. The board also heard presentations on the drought measures the Community Services District has implemented and Sacramento County's effort to have the state relinquish control of a portion of Highway 16. Read more » about Summerfest makes a splash at RMA meeting