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The official blog for the Town of Parker.

Feb 19

Arts boost economic vitality in Parker

Posted on February 19, 2019 at 10:31 AM by Ryne Dittmer

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Arts and culture activities make our downtown more desirable. They connect us as a community, inspire us and beautify our public spaces. But arts and culture also drive economic development.

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Feb 12

Parker, Colorado: A good place to try a wild idea

Posted on February 12, 2019 at 3:45 PM by Ryne Dittmer

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New enterprises begin with a wild idea. In the beginning, they’re fueled by imagination and passion. Hard work and perseverance are also required. For sustainable success, it’s also important for entrepreneurs to have a nurturing environment.


The Town of Parker, Colorado offers fertile ground for just these types of creative, and potentially world-changing, business ideas to take root. It’s an atmosphere where risk takers are being encouraged and rewarded — where new businesses can access the support and infrastructure they need to grow and flourish.

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Feb 04

Parker ranked fifth-safest city in Colorado

Posted on February 4, 2019 at 2:15 PM by Ryne Dittmer

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The Town of Parker was ranked as the fifth-safest city overall in Colorado, and safest city in the state with more than 50,000 residents by the National Council for Home Safety and Security's Safest Cities in Colorado 2019 study.

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