Caring for Our Parks

The city of Colorado Springs has returned most of the trash cans to city parks that were removed in 2010 due to budget reductions.

Our parks still need TLC.

Proud of our Parks has shifted its focus to improving and sustaining the quality of our parks through proactive citizen volunteering.


  • Mayor Rivera Gives a Pitch for Pitchin' In
    Posted May 5, 2010, 9:47 AM by steve immel
  • Upload Pictures of Your Park! We've added a slideshow of Colorado Springs parks pics. Go to the "Show it off" link to view pics and learn how to add your own!
    Posted Mar 24, 2010, 8:02 PM by steve immel
  • Proud of our Parks Accepting Donations Pikes Peak Community Foundation is now the fiscal sponsor for the Proud of our Parks initiative. By joining with PPCF Proud of our Parks can now accept monetary, physical and ...
    Posted Mar 24, 2010, 8:01 PM by steve immel
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  • Boulder Crescent - Small and Sacred If you run the light at Platte and Cascade chances are you'll end up in Boulder Crescent Park. Etienne Hardre and his family have graciously volunteered to adopt the ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2010, 2:36 PM by steve immel
  • Judge Lunt - 1st Proud of our Parks Inductee Judge Lunt is a busy little park at the corner of Austin Bluffs and Rangewood. This is the park that started it all. Proud of our Parks and the caring ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2010, 2:16 PM by steve immel
  • Broadmoor Glenn Powered by Proactive Neighbors! This park in the southwest side of town has been adopted by "...Proactive Neighbors" of Broadmoor Glenn. Sue Iverson will be the Proud of our Parks Steward and can be ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2010, 2:11 PM by steve immel
  • Monterey Park Adopted by the Fraley Family Monterey Park is being adopted by the Fraley family who live nearby. Dorothy Fraley will be the Proud of our Parks Steward for Monterey. Please pitch in and help them ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2010, 2:08 PM by steve immel
  • Van Diest Park Feelin' the Love The Friends of Van Diest Park are adopting the park by the same name. Jennifer McKenzie will be the Proud of our Parks Steward. To pitch-in and help you ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2010, 2:22 PM by steve immel
  • Bonforte Adopted by Robin McPeek - Sponsor Wanted Robin McPeek will be the Proud of our Parks Steward for Bonforte Park located at Wahsatch and E. Jackson Street. This dear old park has two baseball diamonds, a playground ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2010, 1:40 PM by steve immel
  • Grant Park Adopted By Katie Kruger Katie Kruger has submitted her application to adopt the trash cans at Grant Park. Katie will be the Proud of our Parks Steward. If you woud like to pitch-in ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2010, 1:23 PM by steve immel
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