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Evacuations for city of Colorado Springs lifted, county evacuations continue

By KRDO.com Staff
Published On: Jun 14 2013 04:42:50 PM CDT
Updated On: Jun 14 2013 07:58:04 PM CDT

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Evacuations for people living inside Colorado Springs city limits were lifted Friday afternoon.

The following information is from the city of Colorado Springs:

City officials have lifted all Mandatory Evacuation Orders for Colorado Springs EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY. Following are the boundaries for the remaining Voluntary Evacuation Zone:

New Voluntary Evacuation Area: Northern Boundary: North Gate and Old North Gate Road – Southern Boundary: Interquest Parkway – Eastern Boundary: Highway 83 – Western Boundary: Voyager Parkway.

**To ensure security during initial implementation of the new Voluntary Evacuation Area, citizens should re-enter the area at three locations that will be staffed by CSPD: North Gate Road and Voyager Parkway/ Serenity Park Drive and Voyager Parkway/ Old North Gate Road and Roller Coaster Road. Citizens should be prepared to show photo ID upon re-entry**

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