Flood Preparedness Meeting - March 6 at 5:30pm Fox Theater

A community Flood Preparedness meeting for Walsenburg will be held on March 6, 2019 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm at the Fox Theater.

The meeting is open to the public and everyone in Walsenburg is encouraged to attend. County and City officials will be presenting invaluable information to increase awareness of the potential impact of flooding here in Walsenburg. 

  • Larry Sanders, Huerfano County Emergency Manager, will be providing background information about the potential for a serious flooding event resulting from the Spring Fire.
  • John Galusha, Huerfano County Administrator, will be providing information on what is currently being done to mitigate the situation and prepare for a wide range of possible scenarios.
  • City staff will be addressing steps the residents of Walsensenburg can take to prepare and the importance of having a Home Emergency Plan.
  • Also to be discussed will be the City's evacuation plan and re-entry procedures based on the salamander system.

Everyone who resides in Walsenburg, or has property in the City is strongly encouraged to attend!