FEMA Community Meeting
In an effort to keep the Mountain Shadows community updated on all current events relating to the Waldo Canyon Fire restoration efforts, we would like to inform you about a FEMA Community Meeting to discuss flood risks and insurance. Further details are provided below. In order to ensure that all residents are aware of the meeting, we encourage you to share this information with your friends and neighbors.
Community Meeting Scheduled to Discuss Flood and Other Risks and the National Flood Insurance Program
Through partnership with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the City of Colorado Springs Office of Emergency Management, and the Colorado Springs Marriott, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office wishes to announce a COMMUNITY MEETING scheduled for:
July 23, 2012
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Colorado Springs Marriott
5580 Tech Center Drive,
Colorado Springs, CO 80919
Key discussion items presented during the meeting will include area risks as a result of the Waldo Canyon Fire (floods, landslides, rock falls, and mudflows), the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), and a demonstration of a relevant interactive map which is available to the public. In addition to the agencies mentioned above, members from the City of Colorado Springs Engineering Division, Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) team and the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) will be available to answer questions as needed.
Colorado Springs Together is an independent 501(c)(3) Non-Profit
Colorado Springs Together is a community-driven volunteer effort, and is an independent 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. The team members are distinguished citizens and business professionals in the community facilitating and coordinating a quick and effective rebuilding process for the neighborhoods devastated on June 26th by the fire. The donations received will go towards the activities required to help restore the lives and the neighborhoods affected by the fire at the same time maintaining a strong sense of community during the rebuilding process.