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Breckenridge officials advise people to review town evacuation plan

- Daily News staff report

The town of Breckenridge has prepared an evacuation plan with routes for exiting in case of emergency.

“Breckenridge is situated within a wildland-urban interface, with only one main road (Highway 9) leading north and south through the valley. Therefore, it is important to follow emergency information,” according to a town press release.

Town officials encourage anyone in the area to visit http://www.townofbreckenridge.com or http://www.rwbfire.org and select the “Emergency Preparedness” icon. The evacuation plan and latest information are to be available.

Guests of resorts are to receive a flier when they check in, which details how to access the online evacuation plan and stay informed.

The Breckenridge Police Department is enforcing fireworks laws with “zero-tolerance enforcement,” according to a press release.

“All fireworks, except sparklers, ground spinners and small fountains are illegal,” according to the press release, which adds that fines up to $1,000 are possible.


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