Pitkin County Open Space & Trails (OST) is seeking public input on the development of agricultural structures on the Schoolhouse Lease Area of Emma Open Space.
Two Roots Farm has been recommended to obtain the lease for the South Lease Area and Schoolhouse Lease Area for a term of 10 years. Two Roots is planning on producing vegetables on the Schoolhouse Lease and will need access to a structure and utilities to clean, pack, and store produce.
The OST department is now seeking comments on the potential development of a structure on the Schoolhouse Lease Area. Details of the proposal are located in the Development Documents section below and short survey has been developed.
Three (3) options are being assessed for the Schoolhouse Lease Area are;
Option A - Structure located parallel the irrigated field and located within the lease area.
Option B - Structure located to the east of the lease area in the Orchard Expansion - Potential Phase II area.