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Greeley – High Water Updates Sept. 15 12:00pm 

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For Immediate Release
For more information, media representatives should contact:
Steve Blois, Greeley Emergency Manager
970-590-5513 or steveblois@greeleygov.com
Road Closures
Joel Hemesath, Greeley Public Works Director
970-518-6078 or joel.hemeseth@greeleygov.com
 
Subject:  Greeley – High Water Updates
 
New Information:
 
Greeley Evacuation Shelter
• Red Cross shelter in Greeley (Greeley Recreation Center, 651 10th Avenue) assisted 51 residents overnight, primarily Evans residents.
• Do not bring donations to the shelter. Call 2-1-1 or at www.unitedway-weld.org or www.cfsgwc.org to learn more about donations and volunteering.
 
New Road Closures
• F Street from 83rd to 95th Avenue
• 6th Avenue from 5th Street to 3rd Street
• 5th Avenue from 5th Street to 3rd Street
• 4th Avenue from 5th Street to 6th Street
• 5th Street from 5th Avenue to Hwy 85
 
Warnings
• Residents asked to stay clear of the rivers.  Flows are fluctuating. Do not go around barricades.
• Poudre River Trial is closed through Greeley. Do not access the trail.
 
Continuing Road Closures in Greeley:
• East 24th Street, east of Cherry Avenue
• 71st Avenue between O Street to Poudre River Ranch
• 1st Avenue south of 22nd Street
• Riverview Farms Subdivision, between 28th and 30th Streets, east of 1st Avenue
• 95th Avenue from O Street to F Street
• 83rd Avenue from O Street to F Street
 
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

9/15/2013 
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-9-15-13 cm high water 12 Greeley Updates.doc    
Created at 9/15/2013 12:15 PM  by Aimee Freeland 
Last modified at 9/16/2013 12:06 PM  by Aimee Freeland