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 2012 population of
6,340 in 2,739 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
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.