Baker's westernmost residents live here

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this encampment is as far west as anyone resides in Baker at the moment; it is located on the hill between Phil Milstein Park and the 6th Ave to southbound I-25 on-ramp in the far northwestern corner of the Baker Neighborhood; this spot is more or less aligned with 5th Ave., so it is not Baker's northernmost residence

under the white tarp is where people sleep; nearby are piles of bike parts and other items, some protected by tarps and some strewn down the hill into the brush

not far away, near the southern end of Milstein Park, several people also sleep in tents and on cardboard mattresses under I-25 where a railroad spur passes on its way toward the Valverde Neighborhood

before the Valley Highway (now I-25) was completed in late 1958, it is said there were many seasonal winter residents on the banks of the Platte, mostly laborers who worked northern Colorado's beet fields in the summer