Los Angeles 411 – Lake Balboa, Van Nuys , California
By Ralph Gorgoglione, Hawaii and California Real Estate (310) 497-9407
(Maui Life Homes / Metro Life Homes)
Just north of Los Angeles, California, in the City of Van Nuys, you will find the 3.13 square mile neighborhood of Balboa Park/Lake Balboa. Lake Balboa is an oasis in the middle of an otherwise dry San Fernando Valley, nestled in a place where you would least expect a lake to be. Lake Balboa is 27 acres and it is filled with water from the Tillman Water Reclamation Plant, which was designed to treat 40 million gallons of wastewater per day and serves the city with critical hydraulic relief to the major sewers downstream. When you visit Balboa Park/Lake Balboa, you will find a myriad of things to do to fill up a beautiful afternoon. Enjoy a delicious barbecue on one of the many barbecue pits in the picnic table pavilions area. Before or after your barbecue, you can get some exer...