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19 Jul 0 Comment

Nederland Mayor thanks Firefighters involved in Cold Springs Fire

Joe Gierlach: Thanks firefighters; Cold Springs Fire a wake-up call POSTED:   07/15/2016 06:01:54 PM MDT | UPDATED:   4 DAYS AGO There is a collective sense of relief today as the Cold Springs Fire is 100 percent contained and evacuations are lifted. We could only watch from afar as the fire devastated our community of Nederland, ultimately destroying eight homes and seven other structures. This has been a very real wake-up call, no one expects to lose everything in a matter of days. I want to thank all of the brave men and women who battled this fire under very challenging c