Adams County acquires 174 acres in northern Adams County for $9.1 million

Adams County

Address or Location: Vicinity of northwest side of Brighton Road, northeast of E-470

Improvements: Vacant land

Land Size: 174.454 acres

Date of Recording: 7/11

Reception No. 60674 2017

Price: $9.1M, or $52,300 per acre

Grantor: Clay Carlson, Clarke D. Carlson & Carlson Family Trust

Grantee: The Trust for Public Land, 607 Cerrillos Road, Suite F-1, Santa Fe, NM 87505

Comments: The land includes a 110-acre lake located at the northern terminus of the South Platte River Trail. The land will be used for publicly accessible Adams County open space. The Trust for Public Land was instrumental in assisting Adams County with the purchase.

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