InformationAll PPLD facilities will be closed on Mon., July 4, in celebration of Independence Day.
Old Colorado City Library will be closed Sat., July 2 - Thurs., July 7 due to floor refinishing.

Black Forest Fire Information

Black Forest Fire Information
If you have Library materials that were destroyed or damaged in the Black Forest fire please visit the Library. If the items were destroyed, please bring a photo ID. We prefer that you bring damaged items to the desk to protect other materials in our book returns from smoke and moisture. If your house or car were broken into during the fire, please bring a copy of the police report.

Our hearts go out to our patrons affected by the fires. Here are some resources to help you:

Current Information

How to Help

Local Updates and Assistance


Shelter Information


Lessons from Waldo Canyon Fire - Evacuation

In the PPLD TV video below, residents, firefighters, and police officers share their advice and remembrances about evacuating during The Waldo Canyon Fire.


Brilliant resource; thank you

Brilliant resource; thank you for creating this.

Thank you for pulling this

Thank you for pulling this all together. Great resource that will help many in these trying times of fires.