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2022 Slash Pickup Program

April 9, 2021

Slash Pick-up will begin on June 1, 2022! For complete program details and to ensure that your slash is picked up at no cost to you, please visit:

Upper Cheyenne – Temporary Road Closure Notice

November 25, 2020

Perry Park Wildfire Hazardous Fuels and Standing Dead Tree Removal Project Notice of Public Safety Temporary Road Closure The Douglas-Fir Tussock Moth epidemic of 2015-2016 affected the trees in the area of Cheyenne Dr. West of the gate, described as “Upper Cheyenne”.  This resulted in most of the Douglas-Fir trees being killed and created an….Continue

Conservation Easement Project Update

July 6, 2020

The District’s Directors developed and submitted a Maintenance Management Program for the Gateway Lake and Conservation Easement to the Douglas Land Conservancy (DLC) for their review, which has subsequently been approved. The plan establishes best practices for maintaining this precious resource and includes a biological baseline inventory that was conducted and prepared by a group….Continue

Perry Park Wildfire Hazardous Fuels and Standing Dead Tree Removal Project

May 3, 2020

The Perry Park Metropolitan District and The Colorado State Forest Service have partnered to fund this project and have obtained State Fire Assistance – Wildland Urban Interface (SFA-WUI) grant funding to help offset the costs of this wildfire hazard reduction project.  Landowners within the identified high wildfire hazard/risk area will be receiving further information about….Continue

Be Bear Aware!

April 15, 2020

It is that time of year again! Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) is beginning to receive reports of bear activity in the area.  Most of the reports CPW receives annually involve bears getting into bird feeders and trash, as well as entering open, occupied garages.   These calls are a weekly occurrence, with the peak of….Continue