Evacuations for city of Colorado Springs lifted, county evacuations continue

POSTED: 03:42 PM MDT Jun 14, 2013    UPDATED: 06:58 PM MDT Jun 14, 2013 

Evacuations for people living inside Colorado Springs city limits were lifted Friday afternoon.

The following information is from the city of Colorado Springs:

City officials have lifted all Mandatory Evacuation Orders for Colorado Springs EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY. Following are the boundaries for the remaining Voluntary Evacuation Zone:

New Voluntary Evacuation Area: Northern Boundary: North Gate and Old North Gate Road – Southern Boundary: Interquest Parkway – Eastern Boundary: Highway 83 – Western Boundary: Voyager Parkway.

**To ensure security during initial implementation of the new Voluntary Evacuation Area, citizens should re-enter the area at three locations that will be staffed by CSPD: North Gate Road and Voyager Parkway/ Serenity Park Drive and Voyager Parkway/ Old North Gate Road and Roller Coaster Road. Citizens should be prepared to show photo ID upon re-entry**