Adams County government offices will be closed on Monday, Feb. 19, in observance of Presidents' Day. Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, Feb. 20.

Open Space Advisory Board

The Open Space Advisory Board (OSAB) consists of seven members, four of whom shall be residents of unincorporated Adams County and three of whom shall be residents of cities and towns located in Adams County. Members of the OSAB will be appointed to four-year terms of office. Members will serve at the pleasure of the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC).

Pursuant to Resolution 99-1, the BOCC was required to develop a system to rotate the jurisdictions represented in a systematic fashion. It is the BOCC's desire to rotate jurisdictions represented on the OSAB in the following systematic order: Brighton, Thornton, Westminster, Bennett, Northglenn, Federal Heights, Aurora, Arvada and Commerce City.


All OSAB meetings are held at:

Adams County Parks Administration Building
9755 Henderson Rd., Brighton, CO 80601

Meeting Agendas

Additional Information

For questions concerning the OSAB, please call 303.637.8039.




Term Ending 

 Ann Merkel  City of Westminster January 31, 2018
 Christy Dowling  Unincorporated Adams County January 31, 2020
 Karen Dunn  Unincorporated Adams County January 31, 2018
 Edwin G. Hickel  Unincorporated Adams County January 31, 2018
 Andrew Morris  City of Thornton January 31, 2018
 Gloria Rudden  Unincorporated Adams County January 31, 2020
 Rachel Connor Town of Bennett January 31, 2020