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CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE October 24, 2019   With the recent moisture Chaffee County has received over the past 24 hours and 100% containment of the Decker Fire all Stage 2 Fire Restrictions within unincorporated Chaffee County are immediately cancelled. There will be no burn restrictions in unincorporated Chaffee County at […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE October 20, 2019 On Monday, October 21, at 10am the check point on CR 108, access to Methodist Estates and Boot Hill subdivisions will be removed. This will open up complete access to that area and residences. All residents who do not live in this area are […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE October 16, 2019 Effective at 10am, Wednesday, October 16, 2019 the evacuation order for Chaffee County residents living on CR 101, Bear Creek, is being cancelled. CR 101 will remain closed to all other traffic with the exception of Chaffee County residents living on CR 101. ALL […]

CHAFFEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Salida, Colorado PRESS RELEASE  The management of the Type 1 Team has asked that I cancel the evacuation order for the residents of Silver Heels Road and the residences directly west. This becomes effective at 3p, Tuesday, 10/15/19. The residents that live in Chaffee County on CR 101, Bear Creek, will […]

Fremont County has requested Chaffee County to set up an evacuation center in Salida.  An evacuation center has been set up at the United Methodist Church at 2nd and D in Salida.  All evacuees need to go to the Church for accountability and information.  Thank you