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Aug. 15th Meetings: Important Revisions & Updates

Field Hearing at Centennial Hall: Forest Health and Wildfire Issues

Revised Location:
Centennial Room 203
1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy.
Colorado Springs, 80903

10:00 a.m.
August 15, 2012

Seating is limited. Please arrive by 9 a.m. to ensure you have a seat in the room where the hearing will take place. Once the hearing room is filled, attendees will be directed to an overflow room.

See yesterday's email for more details about the discussion.

More Details about the Mitigation Presentation

Subsequent to the field hearing on August 15, there is a mitigation presentation planned downtown.

Defensible Spaces: Preparing Your Home Against Wildfire
Featuring special guest Jack Cohen
Rocky Mountain Research Institute

Centennial Hall
200 South Cascade
Colorado Springs, 80903

Street parking is available at no cost and at the Sahwatch Parking Garage directly behind Centennial Hall, 255 South Sahwatch.

7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
August 15, 2012

Seating is available on a first come, first serve basis.

Topic of discussion: Mr. Cohen will discuss ways for Coloradans to reduce the risk that fire will spread in their area and surrounding structures. Members of Catamount Institute, Colorado Springs Together, and Senator Udall's staff will be in attendance and available at the meeting.

For more information, contact Senator Udall's Pikes Peak office at:

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.

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