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SR4 Board Meeting to Discuss 2023 Budget and Assessments — 12/29/22

SR4 Board Meeting to Discuss 2023 Budget and Assessments — 12/29/22

At 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 29, 2022, the SR4 board will meet via Zoom to discuss and vote on the coming year’s budget and assessments. If you’d like to be a part of the discussion, please join us: Join Zoom Meetinghttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/81687654660?pwd=NTBqRHYwODAyUGhHYVd2M1pqcHBLZz09 Meeting ID: 816 8765 4660Passcode: 978729One tap mobile+17193594580,,81687654660#,,,,*978729# US+12532050468,,81687654660#,,,,*978729# US

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2022 Q&A with BFRD Wildland Division Chief Brian Oliver

2022 Q&A with BFRD Wildland Division Chief Brian Oliver

In the wake of the Marshall and NCAR fires, we recently had the opportunity to talk at length with Chief Brian Oliver of Boulder Fire-Rescue’s Wildland Division about the changing status of wildfire risk to our neighborhood. The meeting was well attended, and we gleaned much very useful information. Here is a summary of the most important points from that meeting. And here are the full minutes of the 1 hour, 40 minute session.

Detailed Story of the Marshall Fire

Detailed Story of the Marshall Fire

The Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control has recently released a detailed, comprehensive view of the events of December 30, 2021. It includes the personal experiences of first responders and makes for compelling reading. You can see it here.

New Mapping Tool for Emergencies

New Mapping Tool for Emergencies

The City of Boulder has just launched Zonehaven, a new web-based mapping tool that divides the city into zones and provides focused, real-time evacuation and emergency information. Know your zone! Read all about it here.

October 2022 Newsletter

October 2022 Newsletter

Please have a look at our most recent newsletter for important information about catalytic converter thefts, wildfire mitigation, this year’s Halloween festivities, and more!

Parking Island Landscaping Design Meeting

Parking Island Landscaping Design Meeting

On June 29, 2022, neighbors met with Catherine Wells of Boulder Landscape and Design to discuss their ideas for new landscaping in our parking islands following the removal of our large junipers. Here are a summary and the full minutes of that meeting.

Wildfire FAQs 2022

Wildfire FAQs 2022

Following the recent fires in our immediate vicinity, residents of SR4 have lots of questions. Here are some answers to what’s top of mind for many.

Tax Break for Fire Mitigation

Tax Break for Fire Mitigation

Did you know? The State of Colorado offers homeowners in the Wildland-Urban Interface (which includes Silver Plume) a significant tax subtraction for qualifying costs incurred for fire mitigation on their properties, up to $2500. Have a look at the fine print here.