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City Park 2017 Summer Events

The summer of 2017 brings a number of exciting events to City Park.  Events in the summer of 2017 are highlighted by 10 weeks of City Park Jazz concerts, the newly reformatted Colorado Classic Bike Race, the Colfax Marathon, several … Continue reading

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Neil Cassady – A Literary Hide & Seek

City Park already features important literary elements with the Shakespeare Elm and a statue of Scottish poet Robert Burns. The City Park Neighborhood Advisory Committee (CPNAC) would like to enhance the literary elements in the park by adding a tribute to … Continue reading

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CPA to Support the Master Plan & Design Guidelines

City Park Alliance will donate $7,140 to support the City Park Master Plan and City Park Design Guidelines. $3,570 was donated during the open solicitation period as a fundraising effort to provide the community match required as part of a grant to … Continue reading

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What’s going on in Duck Lake?

A habitat for Canada geese, cormorants, black-crowned night-herons and snowy egrets, more so than ducks these days, the growth of duckweed gives new meaning to the name, “Duck Lake.” As of late summer this year, duckweed has taken over the … Continue reading

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Denver Zoo Cancels Plans for Biomass Gasification in City Park

The Denver Zoological Foundation will seek partners to complete the development and deployment of the innovative technology behind its planned Waste To Energy technology off site and has cancelled its plans to operate the system at Denver Zoo.   More information related to this change in … Continue reading

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CPA Supports Restoration of the Sullivan Gateway

City Park Alliance submitted a letter to the Colorado Historical Fund on September 18, 2015, to support the City of Denver’s grant application for the restoration of the Sullivan Gateway. The Sullivan Gateway, which spans the width of the City Park Esplanade adjacent to East High School, is in … Continue reading

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City Park Ice Cream Social – May 29th 6-pm

Friday, May 29th – 6:00-9:00pm – City Park Pavilion and Bandshell Come join City Council District 8 and the City Park Alliance in celebrating the historical gem that is Denver’s City Park. The 2015 City Park Ice Cream Social, sponsored in part … Continue reading

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