Updated: 08/19/2013 - There are new procedures in places on Highway 24 to keep drivers safe when heavy rain is falling on the Waldo Canyon burn scar.
Updated: 08/13/2013 - El Paso-Teller County has launched a new emergency notification system.
Updated: 08/19/2013 - As devastating floods continue to target areas near the Waldo Canyon and Black Forest burn scars, Gov. John Hickenlooper has declared a disaster emergency for El Paso County.
Updated: 08/19/2013 - A woman was nearly swept away in Friday night's flood, pulling herself onto a tree to save herself.
Updated: 08/19/2013 - Storms once again closed in on the Waldo Canyon burn scar, putting areas along Highway 24 at a major risk of flash flooding.
Updated: 08/19/2013 - Officials say they were pleasantly surprised at how proactive people were about volunteering to get the clean-up process underway.
Updated: 08/19/2013 - Heavy rain caused flash flooding in Manitou Springs and mudslides hit Highway 24.
Posted: 05/14/2013 - For those living near burn areas who still need sandbags for flood protection, more are available beginning Tuesday.
Posted: 05/08/2013 - Communities across Colorado hit the outdoors Saturday to take measures to prepare for this year's wildfire season.
Updated: 06/13/2013 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Resource Conservation Service has allocated more than $19.8 million in wait-listed watershed-repair and flood-mitigation work in the Waldo Canyon Fire and High Park Fire burn areas.
Posted: 08/03/2012 - Planners with the City of Colorado Springs Emergency Management team are cooperating with FEMA to develop plans to mitigate the threat of flash flooding in Colorado Springs neighborhoods.
Updated: 08/02/2012 - Highway 24 is open again after lanes were closed because of flooding.