In the College of Architecture and Planning at the University of Colorado Denver, students and faculty engage directly with our vibrant city, dynamic community, and magnificent landscape by working on real projects that make a real difference. Explore the ways research and creative projects at CAP ignite evolution that enriches places for people and the planet.
The North Fork Pool, Park & Recreation District in Delta County includes the towns of Hotchkiss, Paonia, and Crawford and serves a district with nearly 10,000 residents. CCCD students provided design work that built upon the successful outdoor swimming pool by improving traffic flow and adding a hiking trail for residents, among other improvements. Nationally, exercise walking and hiking are among the top activity trends.