Author: Denise White

Media Briefing today at 5 p.m.

A 5 p.m. media briefing is scheduled at the east lot of the Justice Center, 6th and Canyon.

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Updates for #SunshineFire

– Estimate 62 acres (previously reported as higher due to mapping miscalculation). – Current estimate is 20% containment – 7 aircraft active – Public Call Center line is open for non-emergency calls. 303-413-7730. – Evacuation and pre-evacuation notices are still in place. –

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Containment area map

This map indicates the current 20% containment in the area of Sunshine Canyon Dr. and Centennial Trail. #SunshineFire.

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Westbound Boulder Canyon Drive is now open west of Boulder

Westbound Boulder Canyon Drive is open west of Boulder all the way to Nederland. To head that way, go west on Arapahoe Ave. from Ninth Avenue. Canyon remains closed from the 100 to 800 blocks of Canyon for emergency vehicle

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#SunshineFire Updates

– Estimate 62 acres (previously reported as higher due to mapping miscalculation). – Current estimate is 20% containment – All 8 aircraft active; 1 SEAT (Ft Collins), 1 heavy air tanker (JeffCo), 2 Chinook (National Guard), 2 Blackhawk (Nat’l Guard), 1 Lead,

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Wildfire air quality precautions – Reminder

During a wildfire, if you can see or smell smoke, it is recommended that you avoid outdoor physical activities. If visibility is decreased in your neighborhood to less than five miles, smoke has reached levels that are unhealthy. Children, Elderly,

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East Boulder Recreation Center is now closed as an evacuation center and overnight shelter

Due to a reduction in need, the East Boulder Recreation Center is now closed as an evacuation site and shelter. Boulder County staff are working with evacuees at the East Boulder Recreation Center to ensure they have the full range

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Waste Disposal Alternatives

Nederland waste transfer station remains closed. Residents can drop off waste at standard rates at the following locations: Allenspark Transfer Station, State Highway 7 and County Road 84, and Western Disposal Transfer Station, 5880 Butte Mill Road, Boulder. Allenspark Transfer

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