Meeting 9/20/18: Parks, Recreation and Open Space Advisory Board

The Parks, Recreation and Open Space Advisory Board is meeting on Thursday, September 20 at 7 pm at the Teen CenterThe agenda includes GOCO grant review and discussion:

1. Overview: Plan and potential partners
2. BOT feedback
3. Public comment
4. PROSAB discussion: BOT & public comment implementation
5. Gaps in grant: who and how to address
6. Timeline

The public is encouraged to attend.

Artists and Property Owners Wanted for Two Downtown Murals

The Nederland Downtown Development Authority (NDDA) is seeking property owners and artists for two murals to be publicly displayed in the Downtown District. If you are a property owner interested in hosting a mural, or an artist interested in creating a mural, click here for more details.

The purpose of the project is to bring a sense of vibrancy and curb appeal to the Nederland Downtown area. The mural locations will be selected by the Nederland Downtown Development Authority Arts and Culture Committee. Murals will be displayed on the chosen properties for a two-year period and will be maintained by the selected artist with support of the NDDA.

Property owners – view the project scope, eligibility, and application requirements here.

Artists – view the project scope, submission requirements, and budget here.

Deadline for proposals is September 30th.

Water service will not be interrupted in Big Springs, One lane open on Big Springs Dr.

The Nederland Utilities Department has completed water main work on Valley View.  The valve in question will not need to be replaced and the water will not need to be shut off.  Crews will work this week to repair the road.  Valley View will remain closed until this work is complete.  Big Springs Drive will have one lane open.  Delays are possible as dump trucks and other equipment move in and out of the area.  Alternate routes are still advised.   

Please contact Nederland Utilities at or 303-258-3088 with any questions. 


Town Seeking Attorney for Legal Services

The Town of Nederland, a statutory Town with a population of approximately 1,600 is interested in reviewing proposals from licensed Colorado attorneys and legal firms for the provision of legal services in the areas of municipal law, business law, real estate law, land use, and litigation. The complete RFP is available here and is due Friday, September 28 at 5pm. Please send completed RFPs to the Town Administrator at

Update on Big Springs School Busses 9/10-9/14

Nederland School Bus drivers have been contacted about the road closure at Big Springs and Valley View for the week of 9/10-9/14. During this time the drivers will access the bus stop at Big Springs and Alpine from Peakview. Students on Ponderosa and Lower Big Springs will need to be dropped off at Wild Bear. The bus will not be able to turn around in these areas. Families affected by this will receive a letter from their bus driver.

The Town of Nederland apologizes for the inconvenience and thanks everyone in advance for their patience while we make this important valve repair. As always, please contact the Nederland Water Department at 303-258-7985 or email if you have any questions.