Maxwell Fire Info Sources - Boulder, CO

The Boulder County Office of Emergency Management (OEM) has been activated in response to a fire in Lefthand Canyon being referred to as the Maxwell Fire.  Response information - including evacuation and shelter information - is being posted on Boulder's Office of Emergency Management Emergency Information Page at  Boulder OEM is also providing information via their Twitter feed (@boulderoem) at, their Facebook page at and via Boulder County's Twitter feed (@bouldercounty) at or Boulder Police's Twitter feed (@boulderpolice) at

Fire Fight/Suppression information for the Maxwell Fire is being by the U.S. Forest Service Incident Command on Inciweb at Recorded fire information is being made available by incident command at (970) 498-1030.

An evacuation center was established by the Red Cross at the YMCA at 28th and Mapleton in Boulder.  Red Cross Shelter information is being posted at, although as of 9:30 pm on June 26, all shelters are closed.

The Rocky Mountain Area Coordination Center (@rmaccfireinfo) is also posting fire-related information at as is the Arapahoe National Forest at

Boulder County also maintains a txt/email alert system - register for alerts online at

There are two hashtags currently being used on Twitter for fire-related information:  #maxwellfire and #boulderfire.  Search for fire info using the hashtags at