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Porta Potty Decorating Contest Is On!

OKAY....The 1st Annual (and hopefully last annual) DECORATE YOUR PORA POTTY CONTEST IS ON! So here are some rules. First, you must email me that you are joining the contest by Saturday Sept 28th with address and name of persons using the porta potty to shookr2@yahoo.com or you can call me at 577-1010. 2. Judging will take Place on Tuesday Oct. 1 via in person if we can traverse via zip line to your house or ...

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Flood Resources

Flood updates from the Town of Estes Park will take the form of frequent news releases on specific topics, including reconstruction of Fish Creek Road and all related utilities, as well as other recovery efforts and resources. We will continue to relay critical public information from our partners as needed. Please continue to check www.facebook.com/townofestesparkco andwww.twitter.com/townofestespark for p ...

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Additional Storm Mountain Access

The Larimer County Sheriff's Office in conjunction with the City of Fort Collins is providing residents of Storm Mountain access to Power Line Trail via the Bobcat Ridge Natural Area. This area will only be accessible with specialized vehicles designed to handle the extremely rough terrain or by horseback or hiking in. Storm Mountain residents may obtain credentials for this access at the Larimer County She ...

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Navigating The Waters Of Recovery

It’s hard to believe I’m already writing another column on emergency response and recovery. In my first 16 months as Town Administrator, I’ve been with you through two wildfires and a flood of historic proportions. We are incredibly fortunate that there were no lives lost in the Estes Valley. Although the rescues are complete, we’re still working to get everyone access to their homes and restore critical in ...

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First Confirmed Fatality In Big Thompson Canyon

The body of an unidentified female was found at approximately 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 21 on the bank of the Big Thompson River near the 2900-block of North County Road 31D. Larimer County Sheriff's Office and Larimer County Coroner investigators responded to the scene. The body was subsequently air lifted to the Fort Collins-Loveland airport and then transported to the offices of the Larimer County ...

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Estes Park Wins America in Bloom National 2013 Awards

After months of anxious waiting, top honors for the prestigious 2013 America in Bloom national awards program were announced at the annual awards held in Orlando, Florida on September 21. America in Bloom executive director, Laura Kunkle, said, “America in Bloom is helping participants of all types achieve their potential. The accomplishments and progress shown by this year's towns and cities is remarkable. ...

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Estes Park Schools Reopening Monday, September 23

Specific details will be sent out in a district email to students and staff and School Messenger call. Waste water and sewer have been restored. Transportation routes will be modified and limited in some areas. Students and staff who can safely and feasibly report to school are asked to do so. Please stay home if you cannot safely get to school. If we have not heard your whereabouts during this crisis, plea ...

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Information About Tetanus Shots

Tetanus shots: According to the Colorado State Health Department, routine recommendations for tetanus should be followed. A tetanus-containing vaccine is recommended for all adults every 10 years. Tdap and Td are available in limited supplies in Estes Park, and we are continually working to obtain more. Prior to the flooding there has been a nationwide shortage of tetanus containing vaccine which does compl ...

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