Construction and Detours


South Suburban is dedicated to the improvement of its facilities, parks & trails for the good of the community. Projects are listed by earliest start date. Please check back periodically for new projects.

Highlands 460 Trail Improvements
Project description: The City of Centennial and South Suburban will be making improvements to existing habit paths within the Highlands 460 neighborhood. Existing habit path trail access will be closed during the improvements and the contractor will complete each trail segment prior to moving to the next location within Highlands 460.
Anticipated Construction Dates: Now through Spring 2017
Project Contact: Steve White, Park Planner II or 303.483.7024

High Line Canal Bridge Replacements
Project description: Three bridges will be replaced along the High Line Canal Trail. One at S. Bannock St. and W. Ridge Rd., one at the South Suburban Ice Arena and one at the deKoevend Park Parking Lot. A new bridge will be constructed at the S. Franklin Street dead-end. Closures of the main part of the High Line Canal Trail will be necessary to complete all of the construction. Detours will be provided at each location.
Anticipated Construction Dates: October 2016 - May 2017
Project Contact: Brett Collins, Director of Planning and Development or 303.483.7021


deKoevend Park and Goodson Recreation Center
Project description: CHAL. LLC, the owner of the commercial property adjacent to Goodson Recreation Center and deKoevend Park, is constructing an assisted living facility.  There will be intermittent detours on the Goodson Entry Road and parking lot during the construction of the assisted living facility.
Anticipated Detour Dates:  October  2015 – April 2017
Project Contact: Melissa Reese-Thacker, Manager of Planning, or 303.483.7023

Big Dry Creek Trail Detour
Project description: Big Dry Creek Trail at West Lehow Ave.
Anticipated Detour Dates: Ongoing
Project Contact:Shawn Wissel, Grounds, Trails and Natural Open Space Supervisor, or 303.953.7626

Contact Information

For further information about any construction, detours, proposed or sustainability projects, please contact Brett Collins, Director of Planning and Development, at or 303.483.7021.