College Greens East Neighborhood in Sacramento, CA
College Greens East Neighborhood
College Greens is a neighborhood located in East Sacramento. It is south of La Riviera Drive, north of Folsom Boulevard and west of Occidental Drive. College Greens is located south and east of downtown Sacramento.
College Greens Shopping Center is located in the College Greens neighborhood. There are several stores and restaurants in this shopping center including Raley’s Supermarket, Starbuck’s Coffee, Subway Sandwich and Carl’s Jr.
Many residents belong to the College Greens Swim and Racquet Club located on Notre Dame Drive. The pool is open from late in April to the end of September. Membership is required to use the pool. Residents are encouraged to join the club to use the pool. There are tennis courts and other activities that are going on at the club year round.
California State University Sacramento campus is just to the west of this neighborhood. College Greens has access to Sacramento on the Light Rail and also on Highway 50, the El Dorado Freeway.
Next door to College Greens, you’ll find La Riviera. This terrific little neighborhood offers a variety of multi-family residences that include townhouses and condos built around the time the neighborhood developed, between 1960 and 1970. It hugs the scenic American River and many residents enjoy terrific views. An apartment in La Riviera, like College Greens, will put you close to California State University Sacramento.
Granite Regional Park is a fantastic neighborhood park that features three soccer fields, a dog park, a horseshoe pit, picnic areas, a lake, and trails for hiking, walking and biking. Another area park, Rosemont Community Park, features ball fields, tennis courts, playgrounds, and picnic areas.