Highland Mommies fave Stroller Strides exempt from Denver park-permit rules -- for now

Several years ago, the powerful Highlands Mommies put a stop to a policy that would have required private workout groups to pay for permits to operate in Denver parks. But after receiving complaints about the proliferation of such groups, Parks and Rec decided to consider the policy again. It was adopted in May -- though there's currently a moratorium on enforcing it for groups that use the walking paths, such as Mommies-favorite Stroller Strides.
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