Big news day for FEDP

FEDP was featured in several news stories yesterday, including pieces in The Denver Post, The Denverite, and 9News. All follow a story that Fox News ran last month—and are (hopefully) the start of much more news coverage.

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Rally Press Release

NEWS RELEASE Community Plans Rally to Save Evergreen Dog Park on Saturday, April 1 FRIENDS OF EVERGREEN DOG PARK ORGANIZING PUBLIC RALLY TO PROTEST PARK CLOSURE AND PROMOTE VISIONARY STEWARDSHIP PLAN Mar. 27, 2017, Evergreen, Colo. – Friends of Evergreen Dog Park (FEDP), a Colorado nonprofit, will host a public…

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Park FAQs

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS What’s going on with Evergreen Dog Park? Earlier this year, regular park users raised concerns about health and safety at the park, namely related to dog waste and parking. Jefferson County Open Space (JCOS) heard these concerns and asked that these park users organize a volunteer effort…

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FEDP Management Plan released

FEDP Management Plan FRIENDS OF EVERGREEN DOG PARK MANAGEMENT PLAN Our Vision To transform Evergreen Dog Park into an environmentally sound, perpetually sustainable, off-leash mountain open space experience that will become a national model of community-based stewardship. Background & Overview Friends of Evergreen Dog Park (FEDP), a nonprofit coalition, has…

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Protest is ON!

Our April 1st protest is ON! Please download and print our flyer—#barkback April 1 rally flyer 2-1—and share it with everyone you know. Our story is gaining traction—see today’s Denver Post and an online story posted on the Canyon Courier’s website. The protest will help us get more coverage. The more…

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New thinking on E.coli

This article from The New York Times gives a quick synopsis of E.coli, the nefarious bacteria we’ve been hearing so much about in connection to our dog park. The gist: while E.coli can be found in the fecal matter of any warm-blooded creature (a dog as well as a fox…

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FEDP’s Letter to Jeffco

Yesterday, Friends of the Evergreen Dog Park’s vice president and director, Doug Turner, sent the following letter to Matt Robbins, Community Connections Team Manager at Jefferson County Open Space, and Jeffco’s three county commissioners, summarizing events to date and reiterating our group’s position regarding the dog park.  Dear Matt and…

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