Open Spaces

On June 1 the Arapahoe County Open Space Program distributed over $13 million in shareback funds. Participating cities and towns receive 50 percent of the total tax collected, which is distributed by population. Littleton received $1,128,975.95 to invest directly into parks, trails and open space. Since 2004, the Open Space program has built and improved 60 miles of trail, and participated in more than 100 parks and 30 trailhead projects while conserving more than 31,000 acres of open space.