Read the current policy (PDF)
Read the proposed revisions (DRAFT PDF)
Take the alcohol policy survey now! [SURVEY CLOSED (as of 4/23/2018): email firstname.lastname@example.org to submit additional comments]
Denver Parks & Recreation's (DPR) alcohol policy was established in September 2007, and amended in May 2011, February 2012 and May 2012, resulting in the current policy which is overly-complicated and inconsistent.
In an effort to simplify how rules and regulations* are enforced at DPR facilities across the city, a revision to the DPR Alcohol Policy is being proposed and your feedback is wanted.
The intent of these proposed revisions is to:
PROPOSED revision summary:
Read the full list of proposed revisions (DRAFT PDF)
The public survey on these revisions should take approximately 10 minutes and is anonymous. Your input will shape how the alcohol policy is adjusted, so please help by sharing with your neighbors-- survey closes April 23, 2018.
Questions? Pease send an email to email@example.com.
*Glass will continue to be prohibited in Denver Parks per DRMC 39-17
A full copy of the Department of Parks and Recreation Rules and Regulations is available for download (PDF). Violators of park rules and regulations are subject to fines and eviction from the park.
Park Use Rules and Regulations – Governing Public Activities, Uses and Behavior in Parks, Parkways, Mountain Parks, Recreation Facilities, and other Public Facilities under the Auspices of Denver Department of Parks and Recreation.
Administrative Citations Rules and Regulations – Governing Use of Administrative Citations for the Enforcement of Article I of Chapter 39 of the Denver Revised Municipal Code and associated Rules, Regulations and Directives
Amended and restated November 18, 2015: View administrative citation rules
This Policy is adopted by the Denver Department of Parks and Recreation (“DPR”) for the purpose of providing some clarity as to the designation status of and the protections afforded to Denver parks under the existing legal framework and to make clear the public process with respect to designation of Denver parks in accordance with the City Charter and City procedures.
Date: Wed. November 9
Location: Webb Municipal Building | Room 4.F.6
Notice is hereby given that the Denver Department of Parks and Recreation is drafting a new policy that would provide clarity as to the designation status of and the protections afforded to Denver parks under the existing legal framework and to make clear the public process with respect to designation of Denver parks in accordance with the City Charter and City procedures.
A copy of the proposed Park Designation Policy is on file with the Executive Director of Denver Parks and Recreation and is available for public inspection online. A public hearing will take place on Wednesday, November 9, 2016 during the regular meeting of the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board, which is held at the Wellington Webb Municipal Building, located at 201 W. Colfax Ave., Room 4.F.6 at 5:30 p.m.
The Plan identifies core services, points out duplication in services, recommends service provision strategies, and recommends resource allocation and pricing strategies. It enhances partnerships and helps meet the future needs of Denver residents, and those who work in and visit the community.