Parks & Open Space Advisory Committee

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


POSAC usually meets on the fourth Thursday of each month starting at 6:30 p.m. in the Commissioners' Hearing Room on the third floor of the County Courthouse.

February 23 at 6:30 p.m.
Boulder County Courthouse (Commissioners' Hearing Room)
1325 Pearl Street, Boulder

Audio Recordings

2017 Meeting Documents

2016 Meeting Documents

Public Participation

Public participation is encouraged. Please follow these guidelines:

  • Each speaker will have a maximum of five minutes to testify on any one issue, including items not on the agenda.
  • Speakers will be limited to three minutes for a controversial issue where many people are signed up to speak. Speakers may forfeit their time to another speaker, however, that speaker will be limited to nine minutes (at least two people will need to forfeit their time for the speaker to get nine minutes).
  • There will be a sign-up sheet for speakers just outside the hearing room.
  • If you need special assistance to attend a meeting, please contact Human Resources at 303-441-3525 at least 48 hours before the scheduled event.

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Members are appointed by the Board of County Commissioners and serve a three year term. Recruitment for boards and commissions occurs twice a year. Members can be reached by contacting Renata Frye at 303-678-6261.

  • Jenn Archuleta
  • Sue Cass
  • Cathy Comstock
  • Eric Hozempa (Chair)
  • James Krug
  • James Mapes
  • Scott Miller
  • John Nibarger (Vice Chair)
  • Gordon Pedrow


Renata Frye
Parks & Open Space