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Posted on: July 1, 2019

Red Flag Warning - Explained

red flag warning

A Red Flag Warning is a warning issued by the National Weather Service to advise firefighters that conditions are ideal for a wildfire to start and spread rapidly.  There are many factors that determine the application of a Red Flag Warning. &...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments Outreach Meeting

Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments

Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments will be having a member outreach meeting with the BOCC, Town of Fairplay and the Town of Alma on August 21 in the BOCC meeting room.

Posted on: July 30, 2019

Section 8 Waiting List To Open

UAACOG Housing


Effective August 19, 2019, the Housing Choice Voucher waiting list will open.

Applications can be obtained in the lobby of the Upper Arkansas Area Council of Governments, 3224-A Independence Road, Cañon City between...

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Upper Arkansas Area Council Of Governments Home
Posted on: June 19, 2019

Burn Permits Required For All Outdoor Burning

Fire by Permit Only

Per Ordinance 19-01, the Park County Sheriff and District Fire Chiefs are notifying all residents of Park County that they are required to obtain an outdoor burn permit for any outdoor burning. Contact your local fire district to obtain a permit or to ans...

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Posted on: October 15, 2018

Reverse 911


Remember to register for Park County’s reverse-911 and emergency notification system, CodeRed, if you would like emergency notifications on your unlisted phone number, cell phone or other mobile device. Access the sign-up website

CodeRED Home
Posted on: April 16, 2019

Press Release - Park County Wildcat Canyon Area

Wildcat Canyon Park County

Park County Commissioners have had many requests from various 4-Wheel Clubs and off-road enthusiasts to reconsider our position as related to the re-opening of Wildcat Canyon, Hackett Gulch, Longwater Gulch, and Corral Creek to motorized vehicles.Even tho...

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