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August 8, 2016

Neighborhood meeting scheduled for residents inside Cold Springs Fire burn area

Boulder County, Colo. - A neighborhood meeting has been
scheduled for Aug. 15 for the residents who live within the Cold Springs Fire
burn zone. Please note that this meeting is for residents who have returned to
the burn area specifically and is not for the entire area that was evacuated.
The goal of the meeting is to focus on issues that pertain to living within the
burn area.

When: Monday, Aug.
15, 6-8 p.m.
Where: Nederland
Community Center, 50 Forest Rd., Nederland
Who: Residents who
live in the burn area

Initial meeting topics will cover:
removal of burnt trees, well water testing, revegetation, flood risk,
self-care, wildfire mitigation, properly insuring your home, and others topics to
be determined.

Some of the support groups that have
been invited to attend include: Boulder County (multiple departments), Boulder
County VOAD, U.S. Forest Service, Wildfire Partners, Mental Health Partners,
Saws and Slaws, Team Rubicon, NRCS, and others.

For more information about this meeting, contact
Garry Sanfaçon, Cold Springs Fire and Flood Recovery Manager, at 720-564-2642 or
gsanfacon@bouldercounty.org.