Sacramento Delta Heritage Trail Concept
Internship at CA Delta Protection Commission
West Sacramento, CA
Walnut Grove is one the last remaining rural Japantowns. Half a mile away, the town of Locke is the last remaining rural Chinatown.
While mostly intact, historical signage is
un-engaging and many of the town's stories are untold.
Working with an environmental planner and heritage tourism specialist, I helped develop a conceptual plan for a recreational heritage trail.
Sketches for a sidewalk widening proposal, boardwalk feasibility study, and a series of artistic nodes to teach people about history along the trail: