You are invited to learn about the changes ahead for the High Line Canal, Wellshire Golf Course and Yale Ave. on April 27 at 5:30 at the Wellshire Inn. Panel of speakers include representatives from Public Works, Parks and Recreation, Denver Water and the High Line Canal Conservancy.
Recently, the UHNA submitted a grant request with the Sustainable Neighborhoods Program through the City and County of Denver. Our grant centered around needed improvements to the Highline Canal, the Highline Canal Trail, and Eisenhower Park. Unfortunately, we were turned down. BUT . . . from lemons, lemonade! We think any efforts we make to … More Improving the Highline Canal Trail: University Hills “Main Street”
Recently, a neighbor informed us that he had found some camping gear stashed in the bushes against his fence, which backs to the canal. It looked like it belonged to a number of transients. He was, obviously, concerned. I was too! I live right across the street. We sent the info to our local Community … More Trouble on the Canal
Residents of University Hills are familiar with the High Line Canal, which runs through Mamie Eisenhower Park. They may not know that according to “High Line Canal” (http://www.denverwater.org), it “runs 66 miles east-northeast through Douglas, Arapahoe, and Denver counties.” According to “Highline Canal Trail Map” (http://www.denverwater.org), it was built in the late nineteenth century “to bring South Platte water … More The High Line Canal