The Greenway Fund continues to expand its impact by channeling the collective voice of our community. We advocate for creating innovative transformation of our regional waterways through the development of greenway trails and water access, connecting the community to our waterways through recreational opportunities and an enhanced natural experience, and protecting valuable environmental assets in partnership with local government, non-profits and businesses. What does this look like?
Convening regional conversations and initiatives related to the waterways
Economic and community development initiatives such as Envision Shooks Run
Promoting watershed health and resiliency through low impact development, sustainability measure and decreasing non-point source (NPS) contamination.
Creek Week 2018 is on pace to be our biggest year ever with upwards of 3,000 volunteers throughout the region making it the biggest water clean-up and restoration event in Colorado
Identifying and bringing funding into the Front Range and Pikes Peak Region for water based infrastructure projects. This includes careful examination and application for international and domestic grant opportunities, state granting programs, federal granting programs, and philanthropic interests.
Key leadership partner in the Watershed Outreach Collaborative (WOC) and the Brewshed Alliance
To advance our regional waterways as unique assets impacting the environmental, economic, and recreational vitality of our community.
Creating safe, healthy, and accessible regional waterways so people can connect, protect, and create with water for an improved life.
Discover more about the Greenway Fund’s activity in our community, just request our most current Impact Report.