The Black Forest Fire Rescue Protection District Board of Directors is asking an independent investigator to review how the state’s most destructive wildfire was handled.
There is a drive to remove the Fire Chief of Black Forest after he said the massive fire there was intentionally set.
There is a move to get rid of the fire chief in the town of Black Forest.
The Black Forest Fire is now 75 percent contained, and officials are hopeful the residents of the some of the worst burned areas will be allowed to briefly return to their property on Tuesday or Wednesday.
A total of 483 homes have been burned by the 22-square-mile Black Forest Fire.
Police say they intend to find and prosecute anyone guilty of a crime in the Black Forest Fire evacuation areas.
Firefighters are working to get more people back into their homes after authorities lifted evacuations orders prompted by the wildfire near Colorado Springs.
Residents returning to the neighborhoods they were driven from just days ago by Colorado’s most destructive wildfire ever are seeing firsthand the path of destruction left behind by the flames.
Wearing the same clothes for the last four days, evacuee Landon Phillips attended a community meeting on Saturday for answers.
Crews gained the upper hand on the most destructive wildfire in Colorado history Saturday and had more than half the blaze contained as officials prepared to lift mandatory evacuation orders.