Memorial Benches

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The City of Englewood Parks Division administers the Commemorative Bench Program for all benches that are placed in Englewood parks, open space or at the Broken Tee Golf Course. 

Application Process

A formal application must be completed by the donor.  Anyone wishing to donate a memorial bench must submit a completed and signed application.  Upon receipt of donors application, a parks staff representative will contact you to discuss the specifics for your memorial bench.  Park staff will work with the donor to determine the bench location and desired wording for the plaque to be placed on the bench.  Once bench style, location and wording for plaque have been decided, the Parks Division will purchase and install the bench within three months of payment.   

Click here for the Memorial Bench Application and directions on submitting application.

Bench Style

The City of Englewood offers two selections of benches for your dedication.  Bench styles have been chosen for the purpose of standardization and to reduce the cost of maintenance.  Please call 303-762-2542 or 303-762-2538 for information. 

Plastic Memorial Bench
Recycled Plastic Bench

This bench offers profiles slats for extra comfort.  It is constructed of recycled plastic with a polyester powder finish and stainless steel fasteners.  It can be supported by a variety of options.  Discuss these with parks staff to determine what works best in the chosen location.


Steel Bench    

This bench offers one piece seat surface construction with solid steel supports.  It is constructed of steel with a polyester powder finish and stainless steel fasteners.


Location 

A number of locations are available  for memorial benches including parks, the Broken Tee Golf Course or open space.  Please indicate your choice location on the application.  When your application is received, a parks staff member will contact you regarding the feasibility of your chosen location.  All bench locations must meet regulations for accessibility and safety. 

Dedication

A dedication ceremony can be arranged after installation is complete. 

Memorial Park Bench Policy

  • Cost of the bench includes:  bench, plaque, concrete pad and installation Park staff will perform all installations and maintenance. 
  • Commemorative benches will not be replaced at the City of Englewood's expense in event of total loss due to vandalism or accidents. 
  • The City of Englewood also reserves the right to remove a commemorative bench in the event of design modifications made to City property.