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Category: Public Safety & Justice

High-water impacts on FIBARK, OEM monitoring snow melt, water levels

“This — what we’ve seen so far in river flows — is just a drop in the bucket,” Hammer said. “We’re not close to our peak yet, there’s still a ton of snow up there. This is so not average. This is unbelievable. This is a one in 30-year event.”
Mark Hammer
The Adventure Company

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Colorado Gov. Polis signs nine bills into law in Salida

“SB19-107 is a national model – we already know that it will probably be duplicated – there are a lot of other states with under-served rural populations that have been watching this. It balances the rights of property owners with the needs of the community; so one person can’t hold up broadband deployment that will benefit the whole community.”
Sen. Kerry Donovan
Speaking about SB19-107 – Broadband Infrastructure Installation

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‘Ground-breaking approach’ building community-centered Community Wildfire Protection Plan

“The biggest threat to our community is complacency. My job is to prepare the community, but we need your help in that you need to prepare yourselves … It’s important that you know how you’re going to get yourself out of a situation.”
Phil Graham
Director of the Chaffee County Office of Emergency Management

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