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Waldo Canyon Fire Information

Current Information

El Paso County

El Paso County Sheriff’s Office
Twitter: @epcsheriff!/EPCSheriff/

Teller County

City of Colorado Springs
Twitter: @springsgov!/springsgov

U.S. Air Force Academy - Waldo Canyon Fire Information

Incident Information System

Colorado Division of Emergency Management

Waldo Canyon Fire Joint Information Center
Staffed from 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.
719-520-7058, 720- 520-7059, 720-202-4510, 720-402-7935 ,720-237-3417, 720-202-8521


Shelter Information

American Red Cross – Pikes Peak Chapter

American Red Cross Safe and Well
Let your family and friends know that you are safe and well by registering on this website

Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region



Evacuations Area and Fire Vicinity Map from The Gazette

An internet-based mapping application originally designed for fire managers to access online maps of current fire locations and perimeters in the conterminous 48 States and Alaska


Local Updates and Assistance

City of Colorado Springs - Waldo Canyon Notification Form
If you are concerned about the status of your home or business, fill out this form.

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment - Air Quality Summary

Colorado Department of Revenue - Information for Taxpayers Affected by Wildfires

Colorado Department of Revenue - Wildfire Mitigation Measures Subtraction

Colorado Springs Utilities

El Paso County Bar Association
Legal assistance for victims of the Waldo Canyon Fire

El Paso County Disaster Recovery Center

El Paso-Teller County 911 Emergency Notification System
To sign up for emergency notification/reverse 911 calls

U.S. Postal Service - Changes in postal operations due to Waldo Canyon Fire

U.S. Postal Service - Postal Service reopens Cedar Heights, Rockrimmon Stations

U.S. Postal Serivce - Fire-impacted residents have options for mail delivery


Wildfire Preparedness and Recovery

Centers for Disease Control - Emergency Preparedness and Response

National Fire Protection Association - Firewise Communities
NFPA's Firewise Communities program teaches people how to adapt to living with wildfire and encourages neighbors to work together and take action now to prevent losses.

Rocky Mountain Insurance Information Association - Wildfire Evacuation Plan

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - Disaster Information Management Research Center

U.S. Fire Administration - After a Fire


Resources for Families with Children

Boys & Girls Club of the Pikes Peak Region - Childcare available to evacuees (Registration and proof of residency in evacuated area required)

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

National Child Traumatic Stress Network - Parent Guidelines for Helping Children Impacted by Wildfires

Wildfire Education Links

YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region


How to Help

American Red Cross

Care and Share
Non-perishable food and water donations are being accepted at Care and Share, 2605 Preamble Point, Colorado Springs, from 7 am – 6 pm Monday-Friday.

Partnership between the Colorado Department of Emergency Management (CDEM) and Colorado Voluntary Organization Active in Disaster (COVOAD) to assist communities affected by disasters

Pikes Peak United Way

Salvation Army