|Number of Members:||Nine|
|Term Length:||Three years|
|Appointment Process:||One representative from each County Commissioner Districts , one representative each from Castle Rock, Lone Tree and Parker, one representative from the Douglas County Planning Commission, one representative with a professional background in Land Planning and one at-large representative.Municipal representatives are appointed by their respective Town Councils. All other members are appointed by the Board of County Commissioners.|
|Description:||Make recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners on the disbursement of funds from the Open Space, Trails, and Parks Fund.|
|Meets:||First Thursday of the month at 6:00 p.m.|
|Staff contact:||Cheryl Matthews 303.660.7495|
Planning Commission Representative
Government Representative – Castle Rock
Government Representative – Lone Tree
Government Representative – Parker
|No Term Expiration|
|Mark Giebel||January 2017|
The purpose of the County Open Space Advisory Committee (COSAC) is to help ensure and enhance the positive quality of life in Douglas County through the preservation and stewardship of open space lands.
Review minutes from previous meetings.
Douglas County Division of Open Space and Natural Resources seeks to enhance the quality of life for residents by protecting wildlife habitat, natural resources, historic sites, scenic views and Douglas County’s rural heritage while providing a wide range of compatible outdoor recreation and educational opportunities.
If you have questions about a particular board, committee or commission, please contact the staff person listed or you may also call the Commissioners’ Office at 303.660.7401.
- Application for Appointment for Citizen Advisory Boards - If you are interested in applying for one of the advisory boards, please complete this online form. It will be submitted to staff for review.
- Boards, Commissions and Committees Code of Conduct
- Douglas County Volunteer Connect - Volunteer Connect of Douglas County, Colorado is a community resource provided by the Partnership of Douglas County Governments. The purpose of this site is to bring organizations in need of volunteers in touch with the individuals in our community who are looking for ways to help. The Volunteer Connect website is designed as a “one-stop shop” for volunteers to search and sign up for opportunities that match their area of interest, location and schedule.