ARTICLES ABOUT park and recreation districts

April 16, 2019

Five Decades of Elevated Fun

Evergreen Park and Recreation celebrates a big milestone.

March 28, 2018

Member Spotlight: Estes Valley Recreation and Park District

Estes Valley Recreation and Park District (EVRPD) sits only a few miles from Rocky Mountain National Park, so both fun and safety are always on their radar. We had the opportunity to speak with the EVRPD staff about their district’s safety culture and effective approach to staff training.

July 17, 2017

A Dangerous Game of Hide and Seek

The Pool covers thousands of acres of parks across many special districts. These parks can become hot beds for liability and worker’s compensation claims if districts do not maintain adequate levels of safety.

April 11, 2017

Pool Climbing Walls Make a Splash

Swimming pool climbing walls are one of the newest features at many public aquatics parks around the country. If you haven’t seen one up close, it’s similar to a rock climbing wall sitting on the edge of one of your neighborhood pools.