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County works with communities to install warning sirens
County works with communities to install warning sirens
05/22/2018
The lack of warning to any of the communities the tornado barreled through spurred action for sirens.
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This is what we train for
This is what we train for
05/21/2018
It wasn’t until staff got the radar pulled up at the EOC that they realized the severity of the situation: an EF3 tornado.
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"My stomach traded places with my heart."
"My stomach traded places with my heart."
05/20/2018
What then Deputy DA Rob Miller saw on the way to his son's daycare center made his heart start to race.
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Riding the storm out: A reporter’s eye-witness account of the tornado
Riding the storm out: A reporter’s eye-witness account of the tornado
05/20/2018
He said he was going to shoot the tornado from the back of the live truck.
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Tornado’s damage extends beyond buildings
Tornado’s damage extends beyond buildings
05/19/2018
County Commissioner steps up to assist with mental health response after 2008 tornado.
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Planning and training benefit Gilcrest in 2008 tornado response
Planning and training benefit Gilcrest in 2008 tornado response
05/19/2018
Building relationships among people and agencies helped two small towns handle the aftermath of the 2008 tornado.
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Platteville community rallies after the storm
Platteville community rallies after the storm
05/18/2018
Daniel Bass was cleaning up after laying pipeline east of Windsor before rain moved in on May 22, 2008, when he received the page.
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All the right ingredients to make a tornado
All the right ingredients to make a tornado
05/17/2018
Most tornadoes in Weld County are small and predictable. What made the May 22, 2008, tornado different?
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County remembers 2008 tornado with series of stories
County remembers 2008 tornado with series of stories
05/17/2018
To commemorate the 10-year anniversary, Weld County will publish a series of firsthand accounts of that storm.
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May proclaimed Foster Care Month
May proclaimed Foster Care Month
05/10/2018
In recognition of our wonderful foster and kinship care families, the Board has proclaimed May Foster Care Month.
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Community agencies honored for work to prevent child abuse
Community agencies honored for work to prevent child abuse
05/02/2018
As a celebratory conclusion to Child Abuse Prevention Month, county honors prevention partners.
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Third Vietnam veterans pinning ceremony scheduled
Third Vietnam veterans pinning ceremony scheduled
04/30/2018
Weld Commissioners will again honor Vietnam Veterans in June pinning ceremony.
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Commissioner Cozad among those named a 2018 Woman of Distinction
Commissioner Cozad among those named a 2018 Woman of Distinction
04/19/2018
Congratulations to Commissioner Cozad for being honored for public service!
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Work on WCR 49 honored by industry
Work on WCR 49 honored by industry
04/16/2018
Weld County received two prestigious awards from industry peers for work on WCR 49.
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Meeting dates set for Charter Review Committee
Meeting dates set for Charter Review Committee
03/22/2018
Community meeting dates to gather public input regarding the Home Rule Charter are set for April and May.
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Get involved in county government
Get involved in county government
03/16/2018
Volunteers positively impact county government, so do you have the time and desire to be on an advisory board?
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Jennifer Finch
Public Information Officer

1150 O Street
P.O. Box 758
Greeley, CO 80632

Email: jfinch@weldgov.com
Phone: (970) 336-7203

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