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Info for Evacuees


To those affected by the evacuations in the Salida area: If you are in need of retrieving medications or animals from your property within the evacuation zone, please call the Chaffee County Dispatch Center (719-539-2596) and they will assist you in coordinating with the Command Center to be escorted into the area. Livestock – including chickens etc can be housed at the Chaffee County Fairgrounds. Domestic animals – dogs and cats can be housed at the Ark Valley Humane Society.