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Date: October 2007

Open Space 2008 Budget

by Marilyn Mueller

Open Space’s procedure to prepare the budget on a five-year time line has proved to be a very good instrument, not only to plan for programs and capital constructions in a timely way but to stay within projected, (and later, actual) revenues. This method has been so impressive that the BCC is considering having all departments preparing their budgets with a five-year format. ... read more »

Date: October 2007

Parks Forum at Red Rocks

Red Rocks will be the spectacular setting for an informal open house on Saturday, October 13th, 2007 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. to celebrate the legacy of Denver Mountain Parks and Jefferson County Open Space. Together, Denver Mountain Parks and Jefferson County Open Space provide more than 60,000 acres of open space parks to the public. Both Denver and Jefferson County want public feedback on their master plans for park, open space and trail improvements. read more »

Date: October 2007

Joint Venture Grants

On January 11, OSAC met to hear requests for Joint Venture Grants and Conservation Trust Fund Awards. Open Space budgets $2,000,000 each year to be used for Joint Venture grants with the cities and park and recreation districts. The Board of County Commissioners allocated $150,000 of Conservation Trust Funds (the County’s share of lottery funds) for OSAC to distribute to park and recreation districts and appropriate non-profit organizations. 2007 Joint Venture Grants include ... read more »

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