Author: Vivienne Jannatpour

The Nederland Area Sort Yard will be open starting today

The Nederland Area Sort Yard will be open starting today: July 13, 14, 15, and 16, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Logs, slash, and timber can be dropped off for free. Check the website for more details about what is accepted.

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Fire Suppressant Safety Information

Below are suggestions and precautions for all categories of wildland fire chemicals and long-term retardants. Retardant contains ammonia and will sting if it gets into cuts or scratches or comes into contact with chapped or sunburned skin. Wash thoroughly with

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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention during Power Outages

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention When power has been out, the use of alternative sources of fuel or electricity for heating, cooling, or cooking can cause carbon monoxide to build up in a home, garage, or camper. Carbon monoxide (CO) is

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Community Meeting Scheduled for 2:30 p.m.

COMMUNITY MEETING SCHEDULED – A meeting to update community members on the status of the ‪#‎ColdSpringsFire‬ has been scheduled for 2:30 p.m. at Nederland High School. Representatives from multiple agencies will be on hand to provide information and answer questions.

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Air Quality Notice

Even if you don’t currently see smoke or flames, it is difficult to predict the condition of air quality related to the current Boulder County fires. High winds today will push smoke around. In general, if you can see OR

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Keep Food Safe During Power Outage

Refrigerated items are safe if the power is off for no more than about four hours. If the power has been off for more four hours:  Keep the refrigerator and freezer doors closed Open the refrigerator as little as possible.

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