Are there any requirements on what kind of trees developers are required to plant? Or seems like there are too many deciduous trees and not many native ponderosas which really define our town. Could

developers be asked to plant Ponderosas instead of deciduous?

Currently, developers must plant large-canopy deciduous trees along their streetscape and are allowed to have 50% deciduous and 50% evergreen trees throughout the rest of their project. Learn more about the requirements in the Landscape and Irrigation Criteria manual: http://crgov.com/DocumentCenter/View/30191/2021-Landscape-and-Irrigation-Criteria-Manual-. While the manual incorporates requirements from several departments, changes would be managed through Castle Rock Water, and approved by Town Council.

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1. What is happening at Metzler Park, near Walmart? There's construction in the lowland area just west of the parking lot, at the bottom of the sledding hill.
2. Are there any requirements on what kind of trees developers are required to plant? Or seems like there are too many deciduous trees and not many native ponderosas which really define our town. Could
3. Do you need to be a Castle Rock resident to be on one of the city boards (such as the art commission)?
4. Can an HOA within the city of Castle Rock restrict or limit the installation of artificial turf on a homeowners residential property?
5. What's the scoop on why Castle Rock is not part of RTD?
6. Are there any additional supermarkets slated for Castle Rock?
7. What are the exact details of how Castle Rock excluded itself from SCFD?
8. What is happening to the Ash trees around town? At my apartment complex in black feather and my old home, they have not bloomed yet.
9. How do I propose that an older ordinance get reviewed for adjustments? Specifically, golf carts are not allowed in castle rock because they can’t be registered as a vehicle.
10. I have heard the train horn quiet zone will be funded by the new Encore development next to Town Hall. When will the quiet zone actually be operational, meaning the horns will no longer be heard??
11. Does Castle Rock have a paper, glass, aluminum, plastic, and tin recycling program?
12. How do I ensure that my feedback becomes part of the official record of a Town Council meeting?
13. Will you please provide the exact rules/laws for the use of personal fireworks when it is not the 4th of July?
14. Is a short term rental allowed in Castle Rock?
15. Is it allowable to have a wood burning fireplace in a new construction home?
16. Why does the Town not enforce its illegal sign code? ...
17. When are Town Council meetings?
18. How can I receive emails about Town happenings?
19. Where can I learn about events and open houses?
20. Is it possible to opt out of door-to-door solicitation?
21. Does Castle Rock have a sister city?