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Additional Destroyed Structures Identified

A Damage Assessment Team was once again escorted by the Incident Management Team to survey damage identified by ground crews. The DA team completed their survey at approximately 3 p.m. The land survey resulted in identifying three additional homes that are

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Update from Xcel Energy about restoring service

Xcel Energy provided this update as of 3 p.m. today. Currently, 574 customers remain without electric service. Since the Magnolia and Sugarloaf evacuations have been lifted, Xcel has been working on a plan to restore power to approximately 200 customers

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How to donate money for Cold Springs fire relief

A fire relief fund has been set up through Foothills United Way for the collection of financial donations to help residents impacted by the Cold Springs Fire near Nederland. Those seeking to make online contributions can visit www.ColdSpringsFireFund.org. The funds

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Gross Reservoir is open to the public

July 12, 2016 — 2:15 p.m.: Denver Water has reopened Gross Reservoir to public access following a one-day closure because of its proximity to the Cold Springs Fire in Boulder County. The decision to reopen the reservoir was made based

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Boulder Canyon Drive Update

UPDATE: Residential access on Boulder Canyon Drive between Magnolia Road and Boulder Falls is now available. Residents with ID/proof of residents will be allowed to pass the road block at Boulder Canyon/Magnolia. There is still a hard closure for all

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Evacuation orders lifted for Sugarloaf-area residents

An Everbridge message was just sent to 67 numbers in the Sugarloaf area that the mandatory evacuation order has been lifted. This is the ONLY area of the evacuation zone that has been lifted at this time.  Sugarloaf Road has been open

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REMINDER: Road Closures

Active firefighting activity is still going on in the areas near Cold Springs, Ridge Road, and Boulder Canyon Rd. near Barker Reservoir, and those areas remain closed to all traffic. Magnolia Road and Boulder Canyon Road (from Sugarloaf to Nederland)

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Please do NOT drop off donations of goods at any location

We know community members want to help and are willing to volunteer, but please remember that volunteers and in-kind donations are not needed at this time. Do not drop off anything at any location. Those seeking to volunteer should not

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Cold Springs Fire Relief Fund Now Open for Financial Donations

Financial Contributions for Residents Impacted by Cold Springs Fire A fire relief fund has been set up through Foothills United Way for the collection of financial donations to help residents impacted by the Cold Springs Fire near Nederland. Those seeking

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Additional fire-affected structures identified

A Damage Assessment Team was once again escorted by the Incident Management Team to survey damage identified by ground crews. The land survey resulted in identifying two additional homes that are destroyed. One of the homes also had an outbuilding that

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