Parks, Open Space & Trails Committee (POST)

About POST​​ 

The POST Committee is responsible for making recommendations to the Basalt Town Council for the planning of parks, trails, open space, and related projects.   ​

Current Projects

​1. Arbaney Park - Exciting Pool improvements are under construction with the goal of having the pool open on Memorial Day. The improvements include a new Robot Pool, improved locker rooms, and significant upgrades to reduce the energy footprint of the pool facility.  

2. Basalt River Park - The Town is having its consultants, Connect One Design and Sopris Engineering, prepare bid documents for the Basalt River Park Phase I with the goal of having Phase 1 completed in the fall of 2021.

3. Ponderosa Park - The Town has been working with the Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers and has been making improvements to make this a fully accessible park.

Documents

     - The POST Committee created a sign program for the Town's parks that was formally adopted by the Town Council in 2015.  ​​     

- POST also created the Basalt Area Parks, Open Space and Trails Master Plan that was adopted by the Town Council in 2013.  ​​    

 - Current POST working documents include Town Map A and Map B.​​


Meetings

​POST Meetings are typically held on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays from 4:00-5:30 PM in the Town Hall Chambers.  

​Meeting Notes. Meeting notes from July of 2020 to current are located within the agenda center. 

2020
     1. January - Meeting 1; Meeting 2
     2. February - Meeting 1; Meeting 2
     3. March - Meeting 1
     4. April - Meeting 1
     5. May - Meeting 1; Meeting 2
     6. June - Meeting 1; Meeting 2
     7. July - Meeting 1 
 
2019
​    
1. January - Meeting 1; Meeting 2
​     2. February - Meeting 1; Meeting 2
​     3. March - Meeting 1
​     4. April - Meeting 1
​     5. May - Meeting 1
​     6. June - Meeting 1
​     7. July - Meeting 1; Meeting 2; Meeting 3
​     8. August - Meeting 1; Meeting 2
​     9. September - Meeting 1
​     10. October - Meeting 1Meeting 2
     11. November - No meetings this month
     12. December - Meeting 1

2018