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Posted on: November 9, 2020

Nature Play Area Updates

Scouts stand next to kiosk they built for Nature Play Area at Anderson Park

The Nature Play Area at Anderson Park is comprised of six different “pods” all inspired by nature and designed to ignite an enthusiasm for the natural world.  Half of the pods are completed: the log area, pollinator garden and...

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Posted on: November 4, 2020

New Fishing Area Coming to Prospect Park

Girl fishing at Prospect

The City of Wheat Ridge received a grant from Get Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) Resilient Communities Program in the amount of $162,970 to add a new fishing area at Prospect Park.

The Resilient Communities Program was launched to help partners advance outdoor r...

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Posted on: November 2, 2020

The Goats Are Back!

Goats

Goats from 5 Fridges Farm are back at work in Wheat Ridge open spaces. Goat grazing is a sustainable way to “mow” without using machines that pollute, mitigate invasive weeds without pesticides, fertilize the soil and allow restoration...

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Posted on: November 20, 2020

Parks & Rec COVID Update

Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment Dial Framework - Level Red

Effective Friday, November 20 at 5 pm, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) will move Jefferson County, to “Level Red – Severe Risk” in the Dial Framework. 

In compliance, Wheat Ridge Parks & Recreation will follow ...

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