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Jun 13

Information Resources for #BuffaloFire

Posted on June 13, 2018 at 7:28 AM by Julie Sutor

Here are the official information channels and resources related to the #BuffaloFire. (last updated 7:10 p.m., Tuesday, June 12, 2018):

Public Hotline: (970) 668-9730
 - 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Media hotline: (970) 668-9725
 - 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Emergency blog: Summitcountyco.gov/emergencyblog
En español: summitcountyco.gov/emergencia
Facebook: SummitCountyGov
Twitter: @SummitCountyGov

Overnight shelter available at Frisco Elementary School, 800 8th Avenue, Frisco, CO 80443 beginning at 8:30pm, Tuesday, June 12, 2018.

Animals can be sheltered overnight at the Summit County Animal Shelter at 0058 Nancy’s Place, Frisco, CO 80443. People can take pets to the shelter until 8:30pm, Tuesday, June 12, 2018. Call (970) 668-4143.

If smoke is thick or becomes thick in your neighborhood you may want to remain indoors. This is especially true for those with heart disease, respiratory illnesses, the very young and the elderly. If visibility is less than 5 miles in your neighborhood, smoke has reached levels that are unhealthy. For the latest smoke outlook, visit: https://www.colorado.gov/airquality/