At last report, the Flagstaff fire was at 300 acres and burning in several directions at once. As of Tuesday night, the fire continued to burn with no containment, however no structures were threatened at that time. Nearly 30 homes have been evacuated along Flagstaff Road and Bison Drive. Pre-evacuation orders went out to 2,416 south Boulder homes in the neighborhoods of Table Mesa, Devil’s Thumb and Highland Park.
Please check the Boulder Office of Emergency Management website and Twitter feed regularly for Flagstaff fire updates.
In Colorado Springs, the Waldo Canyon wildfire spread into the city overnight and officials have ordered the evacuation of more than 32,000 residents.
How you can help
Help Colorado Now is set up to receive financial donations for all wildfires in Colorado. Visit their website to make a financial donation to the charity organization of your choice. The American Red Cross Denver Chapter is currently providing support for the Boulder area fire.