The mission of Friends of Ralston Creek Neighborhoods is to support environmentally responsible re-development of a closed landfill adjacent to Ralston Creek. We work towards that goal with research, by reviewing existing models of landfill reuse, and with neighbor advocacy.

Document Library:  https://www.frcneighborhoods.org/document-library/



Handout:  shows RV parking proximity to Ralston Creek       


     Yellow    40 RV parking areas added facing Ralston Creek and Ralston Trail

     Green      Ralston Creek

     Blue         Ralston Creek Trail


03.04.2024     1st Submittal–City received application for proposed RV storage lot at 6800 Kilmer St

03.06.2004     City Planner Manager notifies client that application was accepted; client informed 

                         application is place on review track requiring a Public Hearing

                         Planning Staff–responsible for the site plan and minor subdivision

                         Planning Commission & City Council–responsible for Comprehensive Plan Amendment

03.28.2004     Goal:  1st Review Planning Staff comments to developer

04.19.2004     Goal:  2nd Submittal–client responds to staff comments

TBD                 Letter notifying residents of Public Hearing before Planning Commission

07.19.2024      estimated Planning Commission Public Hearing;  date contingent on applicant’s

                         submittals meet criteria established by city Planning Staff

                        Exchange of  Client submittal responses and City Staff reviews continue until                     

                        requirements established by the City’s Land Development Code are satisfied 


What scene do you want to see from Ralston Creek Trail?


  Environmentally responsible redevelopment?      or                       Commercial redevelopment?







A  Ralston Creek at Croke #2

B  DoDo’s RV Storage_6325 W. 56th Ave.jmap

C  ATS RV Park.5650 W 60th.jmap

D  Ridge Valley Storage.5300 Gray Ct.jmap

E  2014 RCBank repair

RV Damaged by Fire–next to Storage Facility on Indiana

Subsidence Example




Preapplication Documents

Arvada Development Application Checklist (1)

Arvada Pre-App Summary (1)

PA2023-0055 Infrastructure Maps

Arvada RV Storage Concept Plan

Arvada RV Storage Project Overview Letter (4)



Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPE) Voluntary Cleanup (VCUP)

CDPHERM HAZ VCP – Application – VCUP Approval (2)

CDPHERM HAZ VCP – Application – VCUP Application (2)




Final Public comment Response 11-10-2023 (1) (2)

2022.04.06-FRCN-Attorney Letter-re-Golden-RV-Storage-Park–4.2022 (1)