Colorado Springs, CO, September 19, 2013 – The Black Forest Fire Long Range Recovery Planning Committee will meet from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 25.
Commissioner Darryl Glenn will be hosting the meeting in the Training Room West at the El Paso County Charles “Chuck” Brown Transportation and Environmental Complex located at 3275 Akers Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80922.
The purpose of the Long Range Recovery Planning Committee is to oversee El Paso County’s participation in the recovery, restoration and rebuilding efforts within the Black Forest burn area. Recovery Report updates will be presented on the following areas:
A. Citizen Service Support Requests to El Paso County
B. Regional Building/Development Services Department
C. Status of Infrastructure Repairs and Construction in the Black Forest Fire Burn Area
D. Status of Capital and Maintenance Projects in Progress in the Black Forest Fire Burn Area
E. Status of County Participation in Community Volunteer Activities in the Black Forest Fire Burn Area
F. Recovery Workshops and Mentor Connection Activity Update
G. Legislative Support Activities
H. Financial/Resource Assistance Programs Update
El Paso County residents are encouraged to attend these meetings to receive information relating to recovery activities and policy direction.
There will be a public comment period after subcommittee and staff presentations.