Posted on: January 3, 2018

Arapahoe County Bicycle Pedestrian Master Plan

Bike Ped Master Plan

The future of biking and walking in and around Arapahoe County is looking bright.

The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners voted unanimously Oct. 17 to adopt the Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan, which includes findings, policy recommen...

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Posted on: December 15, 2017

Arapahoe County Open Space acquires land for conservation

Mule Gulch

The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners approved $1.128 million in Open Space funds to acquire the 939-acre Mule Gulch property. Mule Gulch is located six miles southwest of the Town of Byers, the property is located next to, and is a part of th...

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

NEW Trails Map - Explore Arapahoe

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This map highlights our vast network of bike and walking trails which are yours to discover and enjoy. Try the suggested loop routes and visit our parks, trailheads and open spaces. Money to pay for this map and the special places to walk and ride is prov...

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

NEW Four Square Mile Parks

Cheyenne-Arapaho

Located in the urbanized northwest corner of Arapahoe County, within what is called the “Four Square Mile Neighborhood”, two County-owned parks will be master-planned to pave the way for improvements that will provide new (or improved) community recreatio...

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Posted on: November 21, 2017

Arapahoe County awards Open Space grants to four local agencies

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At a Nov. 21 public hearing, the Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners awarded $906,500 in grants for active recreation projects to Arapahoe Park and Recreation District, City of Aurora, Cherry Creek Vista Park and Recreation District and...

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

Iconic red barn at 17 Mile House preserved with History Colorado - State Historical Fund grant

17 Mile House

The iconic red barn at Arapahoe County’s 17 Mile House and Farm Park will soon be stabilized and preserved with the support of a $200,000 grant from History Colorado – State Historical Fund.

“The 17 Mile House and Farm park is not only a treasured part of ...

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