If you or someone close to you has a disability or requires special assistance, please call the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office at 303-271-0211. In an emergency, always dial 911.

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Emergency Access into the Evacuated Area

The current goal is to allow everyone back into their homes later this evening.

Citizens who live within the mandatory evacuation area and have a critical or emergent need may request a deputy to escort them temporarily into and out of their homes.

Residents requesting access emergent access to the area must call 303-271-4930 to make an appointment with a deputy.  Residents will meet with the deputy at Evergreen High School at the appointed time.  Please do not go to Evergreen High School if you have not already scheduled your appointment.

Animal Control will be available to assist homeowners with any critical animal needs.  Any animal related needs should be communicated when scheduling the appointment.

The home visits will be limited to 15 minutes. 

These escorts are for residents only and are not being offered to media.

Please be advised that every appointment is contingent upon the weather and fire behavior.  The appointments may be cancelled at any time for safety reasons.