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Posted on January 29, 2021 at 9:41 AM by Ryne Dittmer
Keep up with Parker news and happenings with our list of five things to know for February.Where to find local COVID-19 information:For the latest news and resources related to COVID-19 and Town operations, please visit www.ParkerOnline.org/Coronavirus.This page also includes a list of cancellations and closures, links to State and Tri-County Health Department information pages, and a collection of assistance programs available for residents and businesses.Talk of the Town print edition returns:Extra! Extra! The print edition of Talk of the Town, the Town’s monthly newsletter, resumes in February.The newsletter, mailed to all residents in incorporated Parker via bulk mail using carrier routes, features updates and announcements from multiple Town departments and elected officials.Digital versions of the current and past newsletters can be accessed at www.ParkerOnline.org/TalkOfTheTown.Ongoing activities and programming:In accordance with current health protocols, our departments continue to provide classes, camps and enrichment opportunities.For information about Parker Parks and Recreation offerings, click hereFor information about Parker Arts offerings, click hereParker Ice Trail continues season:The Parker Ice Trail at Discovery Park is open seven days a week. Due to current health protocols, reservations are required, which can be made up to two days in advance. Reserve some time on the ice at ParkerRec.com/IceTrail.This favorite winter destination features a unique skating path that meanders through the park reminiscent of a frozen river or canal. Skaters or visitors can stay warm next to any of the three fire pits adjacent to the ice trail, or enjoy hot chocolate while watching skaters pass by. Concessions, skate rental and restroom facilities are available for all patrons visiting the park.Depending on weather conditions, the Ice Trail's last day for the season is March 7.Monthly public meetings:Please note, Town Council Meetings and Planning Commission Meetings, continue to operate in hybrid or entirely virtual formats. For details on how to view these public meetings, including how to participate in public comment, visit our Virtual Meetings Page.Parker Town Council will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 1 and Tuesday, Feb. 16. The Council will hold study sessions at 5 p.m. on Mondays, Feb. 8 and 22.The Parker Planning Commission will meet at 7 p.m. Thursdays, Feb. 11 and 25.The Parker Special Licensing Authority will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 18Agendas, minutes and meeting packets for all Town meetings can be found here.