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Whether you’re searching for GOCO news, want to learn about GOCO funds at work in communities statewide, or are looking for tips on upcoming funding and educational opportunities, you’ve come to the right place.

Not Your Parents' Playgrounds

August
20
2013

If a young boy approached you and said, "I just played with bees, rode a cheetah and explored a pirate ship!" you'd probably shake your head at his active imagination. But thanks to GOCO's School Play Yard Initiative–a special grant program that involved school children in the design of their dream playgrounds–active imaginations are helping to inspire reality.

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Seeking Peer Reviewers for Fall Local Government Applications

July
30
2013

GOCO is seeking peer reviewers for Fall Local Government Land Acquisition, Local Park and Outdoor Recreation, Mini and Planning grant applications.
 
Application deadline is Aug. 27, 2014.

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GOCO's Newest Board Members

July
29
2013

Three new trustees were appointed to the GOCO Board by Gov. Hickenlooper in May. Meet GOCO’s newest Board members.

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Staff Favorites: Mountain Bike Rides

July
26
2013

GOCO’s Chris Yuan-Farrell, open space coordinator and new dad, has been an avid mountain biker for nearly two decades. Get Chris’s insights into some of Colorado’s top spots for biking and which questions to ask yourself before committing to a ride.  

Q: How long have you mountain biked and what drew you to it?

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Meet Todd Cohen

July
15
2013

Todd recently joined the GOCO team as Director of Communications and Outreach.
 

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