width="93"

Waldo Canyon Fire Progression Map June 23rd-July 1st.

Residents of the Mountain Shadows area can learn about post-Waldo Canyon Fire flood risks at a neighborhood preparedness meeting tomorrow night.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Experts from outside agencies including the National Weather Service, US Forest Service, and FEMA will address flooding risks and appropriate precautions. Emergency Management spokesman Bret Waters says this is one of many gatherings they plan to hold addressing the threat of flooding.

This is just simply a way for citizen to get more informed. We don’t want anyone to panic, but there is an increased flood risk due to the Waldo Canyon Fire. And so we want to just make sure citizen are aware of what’s happening in their area.

Around 200 people are anticipated to attend.The meeting will be held at the Front Range Alliance Church on Centennial Boulevard at 6:00.


Learn more about why flood risk increases after a fire here.

 

Comments are closed.

News

Getty Images
October 18, 2017 | NPR · All nine Democrats on the committee recently sent Sessions a letter essentially informing him that they expected him not to broadly assert executive privilege on the president’s behalf again.
 

October 18, 2017 | NPR · Also: Amazon Studios’ leader resigns after allegations of sexual harassment; Houston reservoirs finally release the last of hurricane floodwaters; and Chinese leaders hold a major congress.
 

October 18, 2017 | NPR · Rimas Meleshyus has been lost at sea in small boats for much of his sailing career. The latest voyage landed him at the island of Saipan after yet another ill-fated adventure.
 

Arts & Life

Dutton Books for Young Readers
October 18, 2017 | NPR · Malinda Lo’s new book sets up a classic conflict — townie kids versus prep schoolers — and adds nuanced queer characters. Despite a flawed second half, A Line in the Dark has much to offer.
 

NPR
October 18, 2017 | NPR · The Irish novelist is known for his sense of humor — but his latest, about a man abused in his youth by Catholic priests, is distressing and at times almost unbearable. It’s also his best book yet.
 

AFP/Getty Images
October 17, 2017 | NPR · It’s the second year in a row that an American writer has taken home the prestigious literary award.
 

Music

YouTube
October 18, 2017 | NPR · Ka Baird’s hypnotic flute playing is looped into a wordless mantra, “a back and forth between the material and spiritual,” she tells NPR.
 

Getty Images for MTV/Getty Images for Paley Center for Media
October 18, 2017 | NPR · Or, how I became the third wheel in a weekend Twitter beef over rap, culture and politics following Eminem’s Trump tirade.
 

NPR
October 18, 2017 | NPR · Thundercat is willing and able to shape-shift to fit into just about any box you show him, but he won’t stay in there for long.
 

Get the KRCC iPhone App

The Writer's Almanac

Radiolab