TGF, in partnership with Mayor Wellington Webb, launches “Punt the Creek”, which later is evolved/re-named as “Venice on the Creek” – bringing a tourism boating attraction to Cherry Creek in Lower Downtown.
Mayor Webb announces the formation of the South Platte River Commission stating that his administration’s top priority in 1996 is the river.
Work continues on waterway and park projects throughout the Metro Denver area and beyond. Colorado’s Ocean Journey, now Downtown Denver Aquarium launches its goal of being located on the river. The Platte River Trolley celebrates its 10th Anniversary.