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Color Field Denver

City Park Alliance (CPA) is participating in a collaborative public art installation in the Lily Pond. Local artists Sarah and Josh Palmeri will activate the space through a colorful, site-specific installation of roughly 7,000 painted gardening stakes in the seedbeds … Continue reading

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Area Door Stickers: “Protect Larimer Square?”

“Protect Larimer Square” is a campaign launched by Urban Villages, the Developer that proposed adding two towers to Larimer Square in 2018, which landed Larimer Square on the National Trust’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Places list last year.    Urban Villages … Continue reading

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Redevelopment of the small playground area on the east side of City Park

Denver Parks and Recreation is working with the Denver Museum of Nature & Science to create “nature play” space in City Park The recently completed City Park Master Plan calls for the replacement of the small playground on the east … Continue reading

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We have a new Board of Directors

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Greater & Greener is the Premiere International Urban Parks Conference

Greater & Greener 2019: Exploring Natural Connections is presented by City Parks Alliance, the only independent, nationwide membership organization dedicated solely to urban parks. The conference will bring together more than 1,000 leaders from parks and recreation, public works, transportation, city … Continue reading

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New Sidewalk Construction on Colorado Boulevard

New Sidewalk Construction on Colorado Boulevard Starting April 1, 2019, Temporary Closure of RTD Stop Starting March 28. On Thursday, March 28, the RTD bus stop at 26th and Colorado will close, as crews begin prep work to install new … Continue reading

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The Densification of Denver: A must read for those who love City Park

A three-part Denver Post series by Bruce Finley Synopsis As development eats away at Denver’s green space, the “city within a park” is becoming a concrete metropolis. More than a century ago, Denver’s leaders — inspired by the City Beautiful … Continue reading

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