Flood Preparedness Meeting At Ute Pass Canceled

Due to hazardous weather conditions tonight’s flood preparedness town hall meeting at Ute Pass Elementary School has been postponed.

This meeting will be rescheduled but a new date has not been announced at this time.

A panel was scheduled to discuss the flash flood risk coming off the Waldo Canyon Fire burn scar. Other topics include flood insurance, mitigation of high risk property, how you can prepare for a flash flood, fire and flood mitigation, a watershed update and information about the inundation study.

The City of Colorado Springs will host a meeting 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 11, at Glen Eyrie (3820 N. 30th St.) to discuss flash flood concerns for residents of the Pleasant Valley neighborhood.

El Paso County will host two flood preparedness town halls in Manitou Springs at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, April 15, and Wednesday, April 24. The meetings will be held at the Manitou Springs City Hall, 606 Manitou Avenue.