City Funded Open Space Projects

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Overview

Centennial is committed to strategic and budgetary planning for construction of new improvements and for preservation of the City’s infrastructure.

Click the links above for more information on specific trail projects in the City. Or, use the 'next' and 'previous' buttons below to navigate between project descriptions.

Note: The projects are funded in accordance with City Council Policy No. 2020-CCP-04(PDF, 111KB).


Lone Tree Creek Regional Trail - Phase IA Construction

District: 3
Status: Completed

Project Details: Phase IA of the Lone Tree Creek Regional Trail consists of a ten foot wide concrete trail from the north side of E. Arapahoe Road through Centennial Center park to E. Caley Avenue.

Project Map: view a map of the Lone Tree Creek Trail project.  

Lone Tree Creek Regional Trail - Phase IB Construction

District: 3
Estimated Start: October 2021
Estimated 
Completion Date: Fall 2022

Status: Design Complete

Project Details: Phase IB of the Lone Tree Creek Regional Trail will consist of an eight foot concrete trail with a two foot crusher fines shoulder from E. Broncos Parkway to E. Arapahoe Road.

Project Map: view a map of the Lone Tree Creek Trail project.

Project Manager: Matt Baldwin, Public Works Construction Manager

Katie Goodwin, City Contracted Project Manager

Lone Tree Creek Regional Trail – Phase II Design

District: 3
Estimated Completion Date: 2022
Status: Design in progress

Project Details: Design of an eight foot wide crusher fines trail from E. Caley Avenue into the Cherry Creek State Park. The proposed trail will require two channel crossings, one at Lone Tree Creek and one at Windmill Creek. This phase also includes Lone Tree Creek channel improvements within the State Park where the creek has developed a new flow path due to erosion.

Project Status: The City has contracted with ICON Engineering, Inc. and design is in progress.

Project Map: view a map of the Lone Tree Creek Trail project.

Project Manager: Alex Grimsman, Planner II

Lone Tree Creek Regional Trail – Phase III Design

District: 3
Estimated Completion Date: 2022
Status: Design to start in 2021

Project Details: Installation of a new culvert/bike and pedestrian underpass beneath E. Arapahoe Road. This option provides a alternative bike and pedestrian crossing under Arapahoe Road and links the Phase 1A and Phase 1B trail sections. This phase includes funding from Public Works for a future deceleration lane to S. Revere Street. 

Project Map: view a map of the Lone Tree Creek Trail project.

Project Manager: Alex Grimsman, Principal Planner

Centennial Link Trail (East-West Regional Trail Connection)

District: City-wide
Estimated Completion Date: 2021
Status: Design in progress

Project Details: Identify a continuous east-west bike and pedestrian trail connecting the eastern and western neighborhoods of the City. Learn more(PDF, 37MB) about the Centennial Link Trail.

Project Status: The City has contracted with FHU for the design. Design of the off-street segments of the trail were completed in December 2020. On-street segment design will begin in 2021 with an anticipated completion date of May 2021.

Project Map: view a map of the project.

Project Manager: Alex Grimsman, Planner II
     Anthony DeVita, Engineer II

Centennial Link Trail – Segment 3 Construction

District: 1 and 2
Estimated Completion Date: 2021
Status: Design complete

Project Details: Segment 3 is the first segment requiring construction on the west side of the trail. This segment is an unfinished segment between E. Orchard Rd. and the Little Dry Creek Trail, south of the High Line Canal. Construction will include constructing a ten foot wide concrete trail from E. Orchard Rd. to the High Line Canal Trail to include one minor street crossing striping/signage at E. Orchard Rd.

Project Status: Construction is anticipated to begin in 2021.

Project Map: view a map of the project.

Project Manager: Alex Grimsman, Planner II
     Anthony DeVita, Engineer II