Open Space and Trails Advisory Committee (OSTAC)

Open Space and TrailsMeetings

  • 6 p.m.
  • Fourth Thursday of every month (generally)
  • George Di Ciero City and County Building
    1 DesCombes Dr.
    Broomfield, CO 80020

Next Meeting

The July meeting has been CANCELED. The next meeting will be on Thursday, August 24, 2017, at 6 p.m. The meeting will be at the George Di Ciero City and County Building in the Lobby Conference Room. The Lobby Conference Room is located on the east side of the main lobby, inside the Community Development area. The public is welcome to attend.

Agendas and Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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There are seven at-large, City Council-appointed Broomfield residents with four-year overlapping terms, one ex-officio City Council member and one alternate ex-officio. Openings are advertised each year, followed by City Council interviews. Terms start in April. Current members are:

Ray Churgovich (Vice-Chair)
Todd Cohen
Doug Grumann
Terra Lenihan
Michael McLane
Chris Petrizzo
Patrick Tennyson (Chair)
Councilmember Liz Law-Evans
Councilmember Mike Shelton

Term Expiration:
April 2018
April 2020
April 2020
April 2018
April 2020
April 2018
April 2020


The Open Space and Trails Advisory Committee was established to advise the city council on amendments to the open space element of the master plan. OSTAC is charged with the responsibility of making recommendations to the city council regarding the following:
  • The acquisition of open space parcels
  • The location, type, and timing of trail segments and crossings
  • A long-range plan for open space use and management