Mar 07, 2018
Denver, CO - The City and County of Denver has activated an evacuation center in response to the major fire today in North Capitol Hill near 18th and Emerson. The center is now open at the St. Charles Recreation Center, 3777 N. Lafayette St, Denver, CO 80205.
Presently, the evacuation area includes the entire 1800 block of Emerson St. Residents will not currently be allowed to access any buildings in the evacuation area. This center has been established to serve individuals impacted by the evacuation area surrounding the fire scene.
If residents of the evacuation area can get to the center on their own, the center is open. If not, details surrounding transportation will be announced soon.
Individuals arriving at the center are required to check-in and complete the required paperwork. Next, a staff member will direct them to the dorm area where individuals may set up personal belongings.
What to Bring to the Center:
What NOT to bring to the Center:
Individuals with additional questions may contact 3-1-1 for assistance. If the evacuation area is expanded, notifications will be issued immediately.