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Gross Reservoir is closed to public access until further notice

Gross Reservoir is closed to public access until further notice because of the ‪#‎ColdSpringsFire‬, northeast of Nederland. The closure includes all parking lots, boat ramps, scenic overlooks and fishing access points around Gross Reservoir. Denver Water will continue to work

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USFS enacts temporary shooting ban in Boulder County

The U.S. Forest Service has temporarily banned recreational shooting on forest service lands in Boulder County in support of the firefighting efforts and dry weather. No shooting is allowed until further notice. You can see the official orders here: http://www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/arp/alerts-notices/?aid=35064

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Message from the Office of Emergency Management

To the Nederland Community, We know many of you are hurting and concerned about the advancement of the Cold Springs Fire. We all want more frequent information out of the fire zone, and unfortunately, with the way these events are

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Roads Remain Closed

All roads closed for #ColdSpringsFire remain closed. Rumors of Peak to Peak, Magnolia, or Boulder Canyon being open are false. Map: ow.ly/Vp403028n1l

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Nederland Community Meeting today at 1 p.m.; Media Briefing at 5 p.m.

A Nederland Community meeting is scheduled for 1 p.m. today at the Nederland High School. We will be attempting another Facebook Live recording of the meeting (facebook.com/BoulderOEM), but if you are able to attend the meeting in person you will

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UPDATE: Monday Morning briefings

After a quiet night with little fire spread, crews battling the Cold Springs Fire northeast of Nederland are preparing for a dry, cooler Monday with erratic, gusty winds up to 35 mph. Approximately 150 firefighters from several area fire companies

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Monday weather: Dry, windy but cooler

Cooler temperatures will make firefighting a little more comfortable for crews battling the Cold Spring fire, but humidity is still low and winds are predicted to be erratic. Gusts up to 35 mph are forecast.

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Road closures will continue overnight

All current road closures will stay in effect overnight.  The current list is as follows: Peak to Peak/Gold Hill Peak to Peak/Ridge Rd Peak to Peak/Switzerland Rd Peak to Peak/CR 103 Sugarloaf/Switzerland Rd Boulder Canyon/ Summer Rd Boulder Canyon Hurricane

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Spot fire reported across Boulder Canyon Drive

A small spot fire has been confirmed across Boulder Canyon (south side of 119) near the old Tungsten Townsite. A shot crew is on-scene to work on it and put it out. Helicopters are assisting. Boulder Canyon Rd. will remained closed tonight to allow

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Media staging to move from Ned Post Office to Teens, Inc. on Monday

Media staging will be available Monday in the parking lot of TEENS, Inc, 151 East St, Nederland, CO. No media briefing schedule is available yet, but media vehicles can use that lot. The Incident Management Team may be able to provide spokespeople

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