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Pine Gulch Fire

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Grand Junction Field Office
Bureau of Land Management
2815 H Road Grand Junction Colorado 81506

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Garfield County Sheriff Announces Evacuation Change, Aug 18, Tuesday

Pine Gulch Fire Wildfire
Announcements – 8/18/2020

The Garfield County Sheriff released the following information on the morning of August 18, regarding evacuations due to the Pine Gulch Fire.

Evacuations have been lifted for people on CR 204 (Roan Creek Road) to CR 209 (Brush Creek Road). Residents will be allowed to return home once the power company can assure power lines in the area are safe.

Evacuations remain in place off CR 211 (Clear Creek Road), CR 207 (Carr Creek Road), and County Road 202. The Pine Gulch fire is currently over 85,000 acres with 7% containment, making it the fourth largest fire in Colorado’s history.