The Parker Jordan Metropolitan District (the “District”) is a
governmental entity governed by a five member Board of
Directors. The District boundaries are Arapahoe Road (N), Parker Road
(E), the Arapahoe/Douglas County line (S) and Jordan Road (W). These
boundaries are shown on the District Map page. The
Colorado Department of Local Affairs estimates a 2014 population of 6,697
in 2,767 households within the District.
The District cooperates with the City of Centennial, City of Aurora,
Arapahoe County and SEMSWA to provide major capital improvements to
benefit District residents and property owners. Projects include the
Cherry Creek Valley Ecological Park,
Parker Jordan Centennial Open Space as well as
others listed on the Projects index page.
The District is a member of the
Colorado Special District
Association, which exists to preserve and enhance the legal and
political environment for the existence and successful operation of the
special district form of government, and to assist special districts to
operate efficiently and effectively.
The District was created in 1985 for the purpose of providing streets,
safety protection controls, park and recreation facilities, storm, flood
and drainage facilities and transportation facilities for the property
owners within the District. It encompasses approximately 1,080 acres in
southern Arapahoe County.