Tag Archives: park and recreation districts

Member Spotlight: Estes Valley Recreation and Park District

Estes Valley Recreation and Park District (EVRPD) sits only a few miles from Rocky Mountain National Park, so both fun and safety are always on their radar. We had the opportunity to speak with the EVRPD staff about their district’s safety culture and effective approach to staff training.

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Ask the Experts: TULIP Coverage

While the district doesn’t need special coverage for such events, the event organizer may be well-advised to obtain it. Summer is filled with endless activities such as festivals, and outside organizers often host these exciting events at district facilities. This can be a huge headache for the district if someone is injured or if there is damage to property.

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A Dangerous Game of Hide and Seek

The Pool covers thousands of acres of parks across many special districts. These parks can become hot beds for liability and worker’s compensation claims if districts do not maintain adequate levels of safety.

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Pool Climbing Walls Make a Splash

Swimming pool climbing walls are one of the newest features at many public aquatics parks around the country. If you haven’t seen one up close, it’s similar to a rock climbing wall sitting on the edge of one of your neighborhood pools.

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