The White River is not flooding yet but the near-record snowfalls this season could result in major spring run-off. Rio Blanco County emergency manager John Hutchins said the town and county have prepared a plan of action and all departments are ready for a possible high water event. A packet of information has been assembled to inform the community about the impacts of high water in May and/or June. A summary of information and flood insurance rate maps to assist you in locating your property and evaluating its proximity to the 100-year flood areas are available online at www.fema.gov or you may call the planning department in your city/town or the county for information on your property.
JUNE 22, 1974: Organizers call event a great success Editor’s note: The Fairfield Center in Meeker was dedicated and there was a public open house June 22, 1974. The following story was published in the […]
Dear Editor: We would like to thank the 590 people who participated in the 9Health Fair on April 19. We had a great turnout for the health screenings, but, unfortunately, we did experience one problem.