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Posted on: April 2, 2023

[ARCHIVED] April 2 10:00 AM Update on the 403 Wildfire and Ongoing Evacuation

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Park County, CO – Update on the wildland fire now at 1,388 acres and 25% contained.  The mandatory evacuation status has changed to a pre-evacuation status. Residents will be allowed to return to their homes at 12:00 PM today. Identification will be required to re-enter the evacuation area. This is pre-evacuation status and you need to remain prepared. Please remember that there are on-going activities in the area. Keep the driving speeds slow. Safety of our responders and citizens is a priority.

The county is in a Red Flag Warning and Stage 1 Burn Ban until 8 PM tonight.

Please follow check out the following resources for updates as they are available:

403 Fire Colorado 2023 Facebook Page 

Park County Facebook Page 

Follow us on Twitter

The Park County 403 Fire webpage  

Finally, we remind all Park County residents to sign-up for the Park County CodeRED emergency notification system in order to be notified in these types of events.


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