Community Development

Curious about what projects are happening in Nederland? Here, you'll find a list of current projects that are happening around town! Furthermore, any community plans that were created to help guide our departments and boards can be found under the Master Plans sections.

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Community Master Plans

Town of Nederland Comprehensive Plan

The Nederland Comprehensive Plan works as an advisory framework to help guide Nederland as it grows, with the goal towards preserving and enhancing the aspects that make it such a special place to live. Find the most current version of the Comprehensive Plan here:

Nederland Comp Plan

Envision 2030

The Envision 2030 process utilizes our greatest asset - our residents - in order to create an Action Plan that will help guide the town over the next decade. Learn more about how our community has helped to grow our town:

Envision 2030

Intergovernmental Agreement Between County & Town

The IGA is a proposed replacement of the Nederland Area Boulder County Comprehensive Development Plan. Learn more about the background of the IGA, see documents and maps, and find a list of public comments here:

Intergovernmental Agreement Between County & Town

Current Community Projects

2018 Building Code Update

The Town of Nederland is in the process of updating their building codes. Adopting new building codes will further the Town's sustainability and resilience goals. Learn more about these changes:

2018 Building Code Updates

GOCO Resilient Communities Grant

The Parks, Recreation, & Open Space Advisory Board was awarded funding through GOCO's Resilient Communities Program! Learn how they are using these funds to create new trails and improve access to Barker Reservoir:

GOCO Resilient Communities Grant

Transportation Improvement Program

In 2019, the Town of Nederland received a grant from CDOT's Transportation Improvement Program. Learn more about this program:

Transportation Improvement Program