|Address:||E. of Simms St. on 84th Ave., Arvada, 80005|
Lakecrest Park was introduced by the City of Arvada in 1985 as a park/school facility, and was dedicated a year later. By 1992, the park's name had been changed to Northey Park, which was dedicated with a monument in May. Mike Northey was an Arvada Police officer who was killed in a job-related accident in 1979. A native of Harrisburg, Pa., Northey was 25 years of age when he was killed.
|Quad Map/Date:||Golden, 1965 (1980)|
|Sec/Town/Range:||S29, T2S, R69W|
|Source:||North Jeffco Park & Recreation District Files; "The Denver Post," May 4, 1992.|
|Other Names:||Northey Park.|
|Last Modified:||Tue, August 9 1994|