Author Archives

  • Open Space Draft Master Plan Available for Review
    Posted in: Welcome

    ..and you’ll want to take a look at it!  Things have changed: the leadership of Open Space has changed, and the emphasis of Open Space management seems to be changing, as manifested in the draft of the new Open Space Master Plan. You’re going to want to take a look and see for yourself what […]

  • Jeffco Parks PANORAMA, July 2013
    Posted in: PANORAMA Newsletter

    In this month’s edition: News & Information Volunteer Corner Nature Notes Your Health Blasts from the Past Events Calendar (Lookout Mountain Nature Center, Hiwan Homestead, Fairgrounds, CSU Extension) Jeffco Parks Panorama_2013-07

  • Hot Particle Politics on the Rocky Flats Highway
    Posted in: Items of Interest, News & Views, Welcome

    If you’ve lived in Colorado for any length of time, you know about Rocky Flats and the protests of decades past — protests not just because of what was being manufactured at Rocky Flats (nuclear weapon parts), but because of the dispersal of plutonium in the topsoil and into the atmosphere. Time has passed, and […]

  • Open Space Strikes Gold with Colorado Lottery
    Posted in: Items of Interest

    Thirty years ago this summer the Colorado Lottery started distributing monies to Colorado parks, recreation, open space, conservation and public-school construction. When this program started, supporters hoped that it would generate $35 million for these projects and parks. In the first year alone, the Lottery generated $41 million in proceeds – an amazing tribute to […]

Front Page News Sections

Main News Sections

Registered Users

  •  Login

  •  Register

Subscribe to Front Page News

Subscribe to the PLAN Jeffco Front Page News section and receive email notifications when new articles are added:

Get Connected

Join or Give

Please support PLAN Jeffco in an ongoing effort to ensure the conservation of our open spaces in Jefferson County, Colorado.

Become a PLAN Jeffco member today! Yearly membership is only $35; that’s less than $3 a month to help preserve and promote Jefferson County Open Space.

•  Membership

•  Donate

•  Volunteer

•  Land Bequeathments

•  Contact Us

•  About Us