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Parks & Open Space Advisory Committee POSAC

Parks & Open Space Advisory Committee

The Parks & Open Space Advisory Committee (POSAC) reviews proposals and advises Parks & Open Space staff and the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) on open space issues, new land acquisitions, and the management of existing properties.

Regular Meetings

POSAC usually meets on the fourth Thursday of each month starting at 6:30 p.m. Meetings are held virtually.

Thursday, Aug. 25 at 7 p.m.
Agenda and registration will be posted one week before the meeting.

Spanish interpretation will be provided for registered participants.
Habrá interpretación en español disponible para los participantes registrados.

Email & Text Sign Up

Sign up to receive email or text alerts when POSAC meetings are announced.
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How To Participate

Speak Live During the Meeting

Members of the public can register to speak live during the meeting. Speakers will be required to join the Zoom Webinar and will be asked to speak after each staff presentation to POSAC on each item. Speakers may request to share their camera or screen to display illustrative images (graphs, photos, maps) during their comments.

Speaking Times
Generally, each speaker will have a maximum of five minutes per item. In cases where many comments are expected, speakers may be limited to three minutes or another time limitation if appropriate. Pooling of speaker time will be permitted at the discretion of the chair. All speakers wishing to pool their time must be signed up for and present at the meeting. Time allotted for pooled speakers will be determined by the chair, not to exceed a total of ten minutes. Speakers are requested not to repeat statements made by previous speakers other than to express points of agreement or disagreement.

Spanish Interpretation

Spanish interpretation will be provided to those who register and join the Zoom Webinar. Participants will need to use the language interpretation feature in Zoom.

Register

Only those who intend to provide public comment or listen to the Spanish interpretation need to register for the meeting. English interpretation will also be provided for those who wish to provide public comment in Spanish.

Registration information will be posted one week before the meeting.

For alternate accommodations to participate in public comment, please email the POSAC coordinator.

It is Boulder County policy to make county programs, meetings, activities, and services accessible to individuals with disabilities, according to the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you need special assistance, contact the ADA Coordinator at 303-441-3525 at least 72 hours before the scheduled event.

Watch the Meeting

Meetings are streamed live through eSCRIBE. Video will display on the agenda page as soon as the meeting begins.

Previous Meetings

Purpose & Bylaws

POSAC is an advisory board appointed by the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) of Boulder County to provide advice to the BOCC and Boulder County Parks & Open Space (BCPOS) department regarding BCPOS plans, programs, and actions.

Advisory Committee Members

Members are appointed by the Board of County Commissioners and serve a three year term. Recruitment for board members occurs two times a year, typically in January and July.

  • Drew Adams (term ends 2/28/2025)
  • Jenn Archuleta (term ends 2/28/2023)
  • Trace Baker (term ends 2/28/2025)
  • Paula Fitzgerald (term ends 2/28/2025)
  • Janet George (term ends 2/28/2024)
  • Tony Lewis (term ends 2/28/2023)
  • Jackson Moller (term ends 2/28/2025)
  • Ann Obenchain (term ends 2/28/2023)
  • Heather Williams (term ends 2/28/2023)

Contact POSAC Members

Use the comment form below to submit comments to POSAC. Comments are compiled and sent to POSAC members before the monthly meeting. If you are commenting about an issue that is in an active or scheduled public process, comments must be submitted through that established process.

Fill out the POSAC comment form.

Contact Us

Parks & Open Space

Renata Frye
303-678-6261