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Neighborhoods along Fountain Creek Waterway
Tuesday, July 09, 2013

Preparedness Meeting July 24                                                                                                

Colorado Springs, Colo. -- In an effort to increase public awareness of areas at-risk for flash flooding, the City of Colorado Springs Office of Emergency Management and El Paso County Emergency Services Division will host a preparedness meeting Wednesday, July 24 for residents and businesses along the waterways of Fountain Creek. The meeting is open to the public.

This meeting will address potential impact on Fountain Creek identified in the Preliminary Flash Flood Risk Analysis for the Waldo Canyon Burn Scar.  Online maps to determine flood risk are available at  

Fountain Creek Area Preparedness Meeting

Wednesday, July 24

6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Al Kaly Shrine

6 South 33rdStreet (33rd and Pikes Peak Ave)

The meeting location is wheelchair and bus accessible. Residents who require public transportation are encouraged to use Mountain Metropolitan Transit route 3, stop 2.

American Sign Language Interpreters and/or Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) services are available for the meeting upon request. Contact Vickie Rodriguez at oem@springsgov.comor 719-385-5957 no later than 5 p.m. Friday, July 19.