Capital Improvement Project Update

Roadway Capital Improvement Projects

Cottonwood Drive Widening

(Work consists of widening Cottonwood Drive between Jordan Road and Cottonwood Way intersections)

Cottonwood Drive Widening:  All four (4) lanes of this roadway are open but minor construction work that will be completed before the end of 2022.  Daily lane closures will be utilized to complete the work as the weather allows.  A separate median landscaping contract was substantially completed this fall.

Parker Road Sidewalk Project - South

(Work consists of installation of a multi-use trail/sidewalk on the west side of Parker Road between the Twenty Mile Road intersection to the Hess Road intersection with a spur to the Cherry Creek Trail)

This project is underway with an anticipated October 2022 completion date. The Town has received partial State multi-modal funding for this project.  

North Parker Road Operational Improvements

(Work consists of traffic and multi-modal operational improvements on Parker Road (State Highway 83) between Lincoln Avenue and E-470)

Preliminary design for the project is complete and final design underway.  Intergovernmental agreements (IGAs) to commit State, Federal, and County funding for the project were brought Town Council and approved in the summer of 2021.  Acquisition of needed right-of-way and  easements for the project is underway and construction is anticipated for 2023.

Motsenbocker/Hess Intersection Improvements

(Works consists of improvements at the Motsenbocker/Hess intersection and widening south)

The project is substantially complete and Town staff is currently working to close out this project with the contractor.

Southwest Parker Road/Mainstreet Improvements

(Work consists of turn lane widening at the southwest corner of Parker Road/Mainstreet)

The project is completed.

Responsive Signal System Expansion

(Work consists of installing 7 new count stations and monitoring equipment, as well as creating new Traffic Responsive control signal programming.)

Design on the project is nearing completion and an intergovernmental agreement (IGA) with CDOT was approved to secure joint funding on the project.  Pending approval of the final design by CDOT, the project will be constructed in 2023.

Downtown Circulation Improvements

(Work includes pedestrian safety and circulation improvements on Victorian Drive and Mainstreet. The project also includes a traffic signal at the Mainstreet/Victorian Drive (west) intersection.)

Construction is substantially complete and Town staff is currently working to close out this project.

Parker Road Sidewalk - East Side Connection project (w/ped bridge over Sulphur Gulch)

(Work consists of installation of a multi-use trail/sidewalk on the east side of Parker Road from Sulphur Gulch Trail to just south of Parker Square Drive with a pedestrian bridge over Sulphur Gulch.)

Design on this project is underway and the Town has received approval for partial State multi-modal funding for this project. An intergovernmental agreement (IGA) was approved by Town Council in June of 2021 to solidify State funding.  Bidding on the project is anticipated to occur in 2023.

Motsenbocker Road/French Creek Avenue Traffic Signal

(Work consists of installation of a mast arm traffic signal at the Motsenbocker Road/French Creek Ave. intersection)

The traffic signal is operational and substantially complete.  Town staff is currently working to close out this project with the contractor.

Lincoln Avenue Widening

(Work consists of widening Lincoln Avenue from a four (4) lane section to a (6) six lane section between Keystone Boulevard and Parker Road.  The project is a joint-venture effort with Douglas County)

Design of the project is underway with construction tentatively forecasted for 2024/2025 pending approval of future budgets.

Jordan Road/Newlin Gulch Improvements

(Work consists of widening Jordan Road and the Newlin Gulch bridge between Lincoln Avenue and Rockbrook Boulevard.  The work also includes adding sidewalk on the west side of Jordan Road between Village Center Drive and Stonegate Parkway.)

Design of the project is currently on hold pending budget allocation in 2022.  Construction is tentatively scheduled for 2024/2025 pending approval of future budgets.

Mainstreet North Sidewalks

(Work consists of widening sidewalks on the north side of Mainstreet between Victorian Drive and the east property line of Town & Country Village Townhomes.)

Design is underway with construction tentatively scheduled for summer 2023.  Utility relocations commenced in the fall of 2022 that are necessary for this project.

Twenty-Mile Road/Mainstreet Turn Lanes

(Work consists of adding a second left turn lane eastbound on Mainstreet at Twenty-Mile Road, adding a right turn lane southbound on Twenty-Mile at Mainstreet and adding a left turn lane on Twenty-Mile Road at Stage Run.)

Design is complete and construction is tentatively scheduled for spring/summer 2023.

Pikes Peak Drive Sidewalks

(Work consists of widening sidewalks on Pikes Peak Drive between Sulphur Gulch bridge and Mainstreet.)

Design is underway with construction tentatively scheduled for 2023.

Dransfeldt Road Widening

(Work consists of adding one southbound lane to Dransfeldt Road between Mainstreet and Pony Express Drive.)

Design is underway with construction tentatively scheduled for 2023.

Dransfelt Road Extension

(Extension of Dransfeldt Road south of the Twenty Mile Road intersection over Cherry Creek and connecting into Motsenbocker Road north of Salisbury Park)

Design on the project is currently underway with construction tentatively forecast for 2023/2024.

View the project vicinity map.

Annual Maintenance Projects


Stormwater Capital Improvement Projects

Cherry Creek at KOA

(Work consists of channel and bank stabilization between McCabe Meadows Trailhead Parking lot and Twenty Mile Road extended)

This capital improvement project has been substantially completed and is currently under revegetation monitoring.  Additional revegetation efforts will be employed as necessary until final stabilization and close-out of all permits is achieved.

Cherry Creek at Dransfeldt

(Work consists of channel and bank stabilization from Public Service Company of Colorado transmission lines to a point approximately 2,500 feet south)

This capital improvement project is within the final design phase with construction anticipated through for the winter/spring of 2022/2023.

Lemon Gulch at Meadowlark

(Work consists of channel and bank stabilization from Crowfoot Valley Road to the Meadowlark property boundary approximately 1,500 feet east)

This fee-in-lieu improvements project has been substantially completed and is currently under revegetation monitoring.   Additional revegetation efforts will be employed as necessary until final stabilization and close-out of all permits is achieved.

Lemon Gulch at Looking Glass

(Work consists of channel and bank stabilization from the Looking Glass property boundary west of Crowfoot Valley Road to a point along Lemon Gulch approximately 4,000 feet southwest)

This fee-in-lieu improvements project has been substantially completed and is currently under revegetation monitoring.   Additional revegetation efforts will be employed as necessary in the spring and beyond until permit close-out is achieved.

Brandy Gulch at Looking Glass

(Work consists of channel and bank stabilization from the confluence point with Lemon Gulch to a point along Brandy Gulch approximately 2,700 feet west)

This fee-in-lieu improvements project has been substantially completed and is currently under revegetation monitoring.   Additional revegetation efforts will be employed as necessary in the spring and beyond until permit close-out is achieved.

Green Acres Tributary at Compark Village South

(Work consists of channel and bank stabilization from a Culvert under E-470 to a point along Green Acres Tributary approximately 4,200 feet southwest)

This fee-in-lieu improvements project has been substantially completed and is currently under revegetation monitoring.   Additional revegetation efforts will be employed as necessary in the spring and beyond until permit close-out is achieved.

West Stroh Gulch at Anthology North

(Work consists of channel and bank stabilization from an existing drop structure immediately upstream of French Creek Loop to a point along West Stroh Gulch approximately 5,100 feet southwest)

This fee-in-lieu improvements project is currently under final design and permitting with construction anticipated for the last quarter of 2022.


Jordan Tributary at Bradbury Ranch

(Work consists of channel and bank stabilization from an existing stormwater pond immediately upstream of Mainstreet to a point along Jordan Tributary approximately 3,600 feet north)

This capital improvement project is within the final design and permitting phase with construction anticipated through for the winter/spring of 2022/2023

Cottonwood Meadows Tributary

(Work consists of channel and bank stabilization from an existing stormwater pond immediately upstream of Jordan Road to the confluence with Cherry Creek approximately 1,200 feet east)

This capital improvement project is within the final design and permitting phase with construction anticipated to begin in the second or third quarter of 2022.

Cimarron Middle School Pond

(Work consists of structure retrofits and improvements to a regional stormwater pond adjacent to Cimarron Middle School)

This capital improvement project has been substantially completed and is currently under revegetation monitoring.

Clarke Farms Drainage Improvements

(Work consists of re-establishment and improvements to an existing channel and associated stormwater infrastructure to alleviate flooding concerns in this area.)

This capital improvement project is within the preliminary design phase with construction anticipated in winter of 2022/2023.

Facility Capital Improvement Projects

Town Hall Expansion Project

(The Project consists of a 32,000 (+/-) square foot expansion to existing Town Hall, select interior renovations to existing Town Hall, sitework associated with the new expansion, addition of new parking lots and rehabilitation of the existing parking lots.)   

The project is the architect and contractor selection phase with preliminary design tentatively scheduled to kickoff in January 2023. Construction is tentatively scheduled for 2024/2025.

Recreation Improvements

Jordan Road Under-Crossing Project

(Project consists of constructing an under-crossing along the East-West Regional Trail at Jordan Road)

This project is substantially complete.


For further information on any of these listed projects, please contact the Department of Engineering/Public Works at 303.840.9546.