A Type 1 Incident Team has taken over command of the Crystal Fire west of Fort Collins. So far the blaze has charred about 3,200 acres and destroyed 15 homes, but officials say that could increase as windy conditions pick up again today.
Starting at 9:00 a.m. Tuesday morning, Interstate70 between Silverthorne and Empire will be closed to all east and westbound traffic for boulder removal.
Adding pedestrian and bike lanes to operating regional bus system are part of 18 transportation projects selected by the North Front Range Metropolitan Planning Council to receive federal funding in Weld and Larimer counties.
Governor John Hickenlooper has issued an emergency disaster declaration for the burn area from last September’s Four Mile Canyon fire west of Boulder.
Unions across Colorado are rallying today as part of a national effort to remember the 43rd anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s assassination.