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Open Space Board of Trustees Meeting

Open Space Board of Trustees

Open Space Board of Trustees meetings are recorded by Channel 8 when held in Boulder City Council Chambers. You can watch archived videos of the meetings at any time or watch a live stream of a meeting while it is in progress on Channel 8's website. Please note, the Jan. 8, 2019 business meeting and the Feb. 20 and April 17, 2019 study sessions were not televised; audio recordings are available under past meeting materials.

Wednesday, November 13 at 6:00 pm
Council Chambers, 1777 Broadway 

(Please note that times are approximate.)

I. (6:00) Approval of Minutes

II. (6:05) Public Comment for Items Not Identified for Public Hearing

III. (6:15) * Request for the Open Space Board of Trustees to recommend that the Boulder
City Council approve a series of agreements with the Boulder Rifle Club,
including an agreement to terminate an easement over the Lappin Property, as
well as to pay to the city the amount of $30,000 to provide additional mitigation
of impacts to open space users.

IV. (6:35) * Request for a recommendation to approve the purchase of approximately 179
acres of land, a residence, garage and associated outbuildings and the
appurtenant mineral and water rights, including 1¼ shares of South Boulder and
Bear Creek Ditch, located at 1019 South Foothills Highway from Shanahan Ranch
LLC for $8,000,000 for Open Space and Mountain Parks purposes

V. (7:15) Matters from the Department

A. Update on Expedited Review of OSMP Irrigated Agricultural Lands
and Prairie Dogs
B. Undesignated Trail Monitoring and Program Overview

VI. (9:15) Matters from the Board

A. Notification of Upcoming Public Participation Events

VII. (9:30) Adjourn

* Public Hearing

Written Information:

A. Update for Education and Outreach; and Volunteer, Service Learning and Partnerships
B. Update on the OSMP Cultural Resources Program
C. Wonderland Lake Integrated Site Project Update


Public Comment at Meetings:

If you plan to speak, you can sign up in-person starting at 5 p.m. Forms should be turned in to the secretary before public hearing begins.

Each person is allotted three (3) minutes to speak. If there are more than 15 people total signed up to speak, the allotted time will drop to two (2) minutes per person. The Board Chair holds the right to adjust the speaking time at any point. Anyone who plans to speak, must fill out their own form and be present at the time their name is called.

Electronic presentations must be submitted no later than 2 p.m. the day of the meeting to the Board Secretary at [email protected]. If you have prepared a written statement, you may give ten (10) copies to the Secretary when you approach the podium to speak. 

It is the City of Boulder's practice to provide more notice than is required by law whenever possible. However, this practice shall not be used to invalidate any action taken with the minimum notice required by state law.