Construction & Detours - South Suburban Parks and Recreation
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Construction, Detours and Projects

South Suburban is dedicated to the improvement of its facilities, parks and trails. Please check back periodically for new projects.

 

Planning Projects

Cherry Park Improvements Project
Project Description: South Suburban is proposing improvements to Cherry Park. These proposed improvements include updating the playground equipment and installing rubberized safety surfacing, a new shade pavilion with standard and ADA accessible tables, new benches, and an ADA accessible concrete walkway. 
Project contact: Kate Mack, PLA, Park Planner III, KMack@ssprd.org, 303.483.7020

 

Fairways at Lone Tree Park Improvements Project
Project Description: South Suburban is planning updates in Fairways at Lone Tree Park. The proposed changes include upgrading playground equipment, installing rubberized safety surfacing, landscape and accessibility improvements, and replacing the shade pavilion, tables, and benches.
Open House: Residents are invited to an open house event on Wednesday, Oct. 5 from 5:30 - 7 pm to view the proposed site plan and share their input.  
Project contact: Anna Trexler-Varela, Park Planner, ATrexler-Varela@ssprd.org, 303.483.7025

 

Harlow Park Improvements Project
Project Description: South Suburban is planning updates at Harlow Park. The proposed changes include upgrading playground equipment, installing rubberized safety surfacing, accessibility improvements, and replacing the shade pavilion, tables, and benches.
Public Input: Community members are invited to share their input through an online survey from Sept. 23 - Oct. 7. Take the Survey
Project contact: Anna Trexler-Varela, Park Planner, ATrexler-Varela@ssprd.org, 303.483.7025

 

Linksview Park Improvements Project
Project Description: Updates are coming to Linksview Park! South Suburban is proposing the following improvements: new playground equipment, rubberized safety surfacing, a new shade pavilion with standard and ADA accessible tables, new benches, and improving the ADA accessible concrete walkway. 
Project contact: Kate Mack, PLA, Park Planner III, KMack@ssprd.org, 303.483.7020

 

South Suburban Sports Dome Replacement
Project Description: South Suburban is replacing the Sports Dome. The intent is to replace existing air-structure with a pre-engineered metal building. No uses within the building or on-site are proposed to change. 
Anticipated Construction Dates: On-site work will begin in the third quarter of 2022.
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TrailMark Park Playground Replacement Project
Project Description: The original playground at TrailMark Park was installed in 1999 and needs replacement due to age and condition. Residents were invited to provide input on the playground replacement project in Summer 2022, as well as provide input at the Littleton Meet, Eat and Greet event where two different playground options were presented. Based off input collected, the playground below was designed. The design for the additional improvements is underway and construction is estimated to begin at the beginning of next year.
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Project contact: Will Barringer, Park Planner, WBarringer@ssprd.org, 303.483.7024

Construction

David A. Lorenz Regional Park
Project Description: Construction of Phase I is underway, which includes constructing three lighted synthetic fields, vault style restrooms, shade shelters, parking lots, trail connections, picnic tables, benches, trash receptacle, and other related amenities. Future phases of development include an off leash dog park, eight lighted pickleball courts with adjacent parking lot and a children’s playground.

The three multipurpose fields will replace the five existing multipurpose fields located on the portion of Lorenz Regional Park owned by Arapahoe County. The off-leash dog park will replace the dog park that was closed in 2019 for the construction of the South Suburban Sports Complex. 
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Anticipated Construction Dates: September 2021 - Summer 2022
Project Contact: Kate Mack, PLA, Park Planner III, KMack@ssprd.org, 303.483.7020

 

Littleton Golf and Tennis Clubhouse Replacement
Construction on the new Littleton Golf and Tennis clubhouse has begun. The former air-supported structure is being replaced with a pre-engineered metal building. The new clubhouse will include six tennis courts, a pro shop, a larger kitchen and bar area, and outdoor seating.
Anticipated Construction Dates: Check back for updates as this project progresses, and look forward to a new facility in 2023.
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Please send questions or comments to .

 

Lonesome Pine Park Improvements Project
Project Description: Proposed improvements include replacing the tennis and basketball courts with post-tension concrete courts, replacing the playground equipment and installing rubberized safety surfacing, and adding a new shelter with picnic tables and other site amenities.
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Anticipated Construction Dates: September 2022 - May 2023
Project contact: Kate Mack, PLA, Park Planner III, KMack@ssprd.org, 303.483.7020

 

Quebec Street Greenbelt Irrigation System Replacement
Project Description: The existing irrigation along the Quebec Street Greenbelt between E. Mineral Dr. and E. Long Ave. will be replaced with a new, more efficient system. The project will include the installation of new lines, valves and heads. The asphalt trail will remain open during each phase of work.
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Anticipated Construction Dates: September 2022 - October 2022
Project Contact: Brandon Risch, Park Maintenance Manager, BRisch@ssprd.org, 303.953.7626

Contact Information

For further information about any construction, detours, proposed or sustainability projects, please contact Melissa Reese-Thacker, Planning Manager, at MelissaR@ssprd.org or 303.483.7023.

Detours

Arapahoe Road Bridge Replacement Over Big Dry Creek
Project Description: The City of Centennial will be replacing the bridge section of Arapahoe Road over Big Dry Creek. Drainage and trail improvements will be also be performed at the same time. A detour will be in place for the Big Dry Creek Trail at Cherry Knolls Park.
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Anticipated Construction Dates: January 2022 – May 2023