Month: July 2016

Cold Springs Fire After Action Report

While the Cold Springs Fire was declared fully “out” on Sunday, July 17, work continues at the Office of Emergency Management to analyze the response to the fire and to continually improve upon community outreach and communications during an emergency like

Portable showers, water totes, and toilets to be picked up on Monday, July 25

The portable showers and community water totes, handwashing stations, and porta toilets delivered to the #ColdSpringsFire burn area to assist residents who returned home to no electricity and a lack of fresh water supplies have now served their purpose and appear to be no

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Nederland Disaster Assistance Center to end operations Wednesday, July 20 at 4 p.m.

Services will continue to be available to households impacted by the Cold Springs Fire. The Boulder County Disaster Assistance Center in Nederland will continue to operate at the Nederland Community Center (750 Highway 72 North) through tomorrow, Wednesday, July 20

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Cold Springs Fire Update – Saturday, July 16th, 7 p.m.

Boulder County Type 3 Incident Management Team Fire Information: 303-441-4444 Email: *protected email* Website: http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/4848/ Twitter: #ColdSpringsFire Saturday, July 16, 2016 7:00 PM Information Hours: 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.     Cold Springs Fire Update Suppression related activities on the Cold

Cleaning up your house and property – Do Not Use bleach to remove fire retardant

Saturday, July 16, 2016  10 a.m. Cold Springs Fire – Public Announcement For those needing to remove fire suppressant (retardant) from automobiles, propane tanks, wood siding, and other surfaces, it is important to not use bleach. Chemicals in the retardant

Cold Springs Fire Update – Friday, July 15th, 8 p.m.

Boulder County Type 3 Incident Management Team Fire Information: 303-441-4444 Email: *protected email* Website: http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/4848/ Twitter: #ColdSpringsFire Friday, July 15, 2016 8:00 PM Information Hours: 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.   Cold Springs Fire Update Firefighters continued to work in the

Questions about volunteers and donations for the Cold Springs Fire

We are grateful that people want to help the fire victims and the Nederland community recover from the Cold Springs Fire. The response of the entire mountain community around Nederland has been a model of coordination, neighborliness, and partnership. At

Disaster Assistance Center moving to Nederland Community Center on Monday

The Boulder County Disaster Assistance Center in Nederland will move to the Nederland Community Center at 750 Highway 72 North on Monday, July 18, and operate from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. through at least Wednesday, July 20. The DAC will

Cold Springs Fire Situation Report – Friday, July 15

The fire transitioned at 7 a.m. this morning from a Type II Rocky Mountain Area Incident Management Team to a Type III Boulder Incident Management Team. Boulder County Sheriff’s Office Fire Management Official, Jay Stalnacker, is Incident Commander. The fire was flown over

Cold Springs Fire is 100% contained; all remaining closures lifted

Rocky Mountain Incident Management 2 Team Black                                       Email: *protected email* Twitter: #ColdSpringsFire  Thursday, July 14, 2016  8 PM Cold Springs Fire Update The Cold Springs Fire is 100% contained after burning 528 acres over a seven-day period. Crews continued to engage