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Emergency Preparedness
Wildfire, Emergency, Preparedness, Emergency Preparedness, Gilpin, County, Sheriff, Management
Wildfire Preparedness and Mitigation

 

Living in the mountains, there is a very real risk of wildfires. But you do not have to be caught unaware! Find out how you can prepare and mitigate losses due to fire.

Flooding

 

As we saw in Fall 2013, flooding poses a risk to those of us even at the top of the mountain. Streams and creeks become full very quickly and can harm your home's foundation, damage driveways, and cause water damage to fond memories stored in your basement. Learn about what you can do to minimize the damage.

Blizzards and Heavy Snow
 

Every winter we experience heavy snowfall. Wet, heavy snow can damage your roof, break branches, and create hazardous driving conditions. Prepare for winter before it catches you off gaurd!