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Posted on: January 19, 2017

We Want To Boast About Our PROST

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The Board of Trustees recently received an update on the soon to be published Parks, Recreation, Open Space and Trails (PROST) Master Plan. And because the PROST update contained so much good news, we thought we’d boast a bit and share a sneak preview with you.

Did you know Erie has over 1,200 Acres of Open Space? It’s true. Approximately 87% of our Open Space portfolio is uniquely Erie with the remainder held in a conservation easement with Boulder County.

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Thomas Reservoir | Photo Credit: David Besnette


Did you know Erie has over 40 miles of trails? Yup. We do.

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Erie Singletrack Trails | Photo Credit: Erie Singletrack Advocates


NEIGHBORHOOD ACCESS:

  • 99% of residents live in a part of Town that meets or exceeds the service standard threshold
  • 86% of Erie Town limits is within one mile of a recreation opportunity

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Arapahoe Ridge Neighborhood Park | Photo Credit: David Besnette


WALKABLE ACCESS:

  • 99% of residents have walkable access to a recreation opportunity
  • 74% of Town limits is within a ten minute walk of a recreation opportunity

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Erie Community Center | Photo Credit: David Besnette

All of these indicators show our commitment to building a good distribution of parks and recreation opportunities with a focus on local parks and a well-developed trail system.


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