For Immediate Release
Subject: Greeley – High Water Updates
• The voluntary evacuation along the Poudre River flood plain in Greeley has been lifted.
• There are no mandatory or voluntary evacuations within the city of Greeley.
• Weld County evacuation hotline: 970-304-6444
Red Cross Shelter - Greeley Recreation Center
• The Red Cross shelter housed 76 residents last night (Greeley Recreation Center, 651 10th Avenue). The Red Cross continues to coordinate resources.
• Referring all donations to 2-1-1
Weld County Disaster Recovery Center
• Weld County Recovery Centers will be open to the public from 8 a.m-2 p.m., Tues-Thurs (9/17-9/19) and longer if needed at the Island Grove Events Center, 425 N. 15th Avenue in Greeley, and at the Southwest Weld Service Center, 4209 WCR 24.5 in Del Camino/Longmont.
Roads Reopened in Greeley this afternoon
• 5th Avenue
• 1st Avenue open to 31st Street
City Support for Evans, Colorado
• City of Greeley Police, Fire, Water, and Community Development personnel as well as Public Information staff are assisting the City of Evans.
• Water in Greeley is safe to drink, wash, flush, etc. No restrictions.
For updated Greeley information use www.greeleygov.com
. Use the “High Water Information” tab.