Road Closure Update 07/03/18 7:30pm
Per the Sheriff, Teller County Road 1 is now open via pilot car, drive safe!
Chateau Fire Update 07/03/08 6:30pm
We are happy to announce that we are at a 35% containtmwnt.
Chateau Fire Update 07/03/18 4:35pm
After the 1 pm community briefing at the Florissant Fire District the Sheriff announced the stage 3 burn ban goes into effect immediately. He said if you see something or smell something, call us! He said he notified those individuals this morning that had lost their homes and or structures, there were seven. He discussed opening up Teller 1 and utilizing pilot cars to get vehicles back and forth to safely. he also said he is reviewing opening up teller 11 and utilizing pilot
High Chateau Fire Update 07/02/18 9:00pm
The Chateau Fire is now 15 percent contained. Due to additional resources from many of our neighboring counties and fire departments, major progress was made today. In addition to the spot fire along Highland Meadows Drive, the fire was active within Division B late this afternoon. Firefighters were able to respond to both areas quickly and no issues are anticipated. Four single engine air tankers made multiple drops on the fire. Two Type I Helicopters spent most of the day o
High Chateau Fire Update 07/02/18 7:55am
The Chateau Fire was less active yesterday mainly due to higher humidity and calmer winds. Fire activity was mostly within the perimeter. The fire is currently estimated at Lee's than 1500 acres. Containment remains at 0%. Line construction occurred along portions of the fire's northern flanks. Aerial resources assisted handcrews throughout the day as needed. Over 300 personnel are currently working this incident. Please share this information other sites throughout our commu
High Chateau Fire Update 7/1/18 10:00
1,400 acres Zero containment 571 homes evacuated