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Greeley – High Water Updates - 5:30pm September 16, 2013 

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For Immediate Release
Subject:  Greeley – High Water Updates
 
New Information:
Evacuations
• Greeley’s mandatory evacuation order for the River Park Mobile Court located south of the Poudre River and east of 11th Avenue is lifted.
• Weld County’s mandatory evacuation order for the Spanish Colony neighborhood located north of the Poudre River at O Street and 25th Avenue is lifted.
• The voluntary evacuation for the Poudre River flood plain through Greeley, in effect since September 13, will stay in effect until river levels drop.  A voluntary evacuation means that residents must assess the situation and determine their comfort level with staying in their home.  A map of the flood plain can be found here:  www.greeleygov.com under City News.
• Go to www.greeleygov.com to see the current Weld County mandatory evacuation map under City News. Weld County evacuation hotline:  970-304-6444
 
Roads Reopened this afternoon
• 6th Avenue
 
Ongoing Information:
Greeley Water
• Water in Greeley is safe to drink, wash, flush, etc.  No restrictions.
Red Cross Shelter - Greeley Recreation Center
• Red Cross shelter (Greeley Recreation Center, 651 10th Avenue)
• Referring all donations to 2-1-1
 
For updated Greeley information use www.greeleygov.com. Use the “High Water Information” tab. 
For current county wide information use www.facebook.com/weldcountygovernment
www.twitter.com/weldgov.
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Release Date

9/16/2013 
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-9-16-13 cm high water 15 Greeley Updates.doc    
Created at 9/16/2013 5:41 PM  by Aimee Freeland 
Last modified at 9/16/2013 5:41 PM  by Aimee Freeland