The original item was published from July 8, 2017 11:49 AM to July 24, 2017 1:47 PM
If you are traveling through Summit County this weekend, please keep in mind that there will be heavy traffic. With the Peak 2 Fire in Breckenridge, safety along the Highway 9 corridor and Swan Mountain Road are vital. The public may observe fire behavior, fire fighting activity and helicopters working in the area. There is also heavy bicycle activity ex. The public must be thoughtful about vehicle, bicycle and pedestrian safety. Parking along state highways is against the law. Please pull off completely on to sides of roads and onto proper parking areas when needed. The Summit County Sheriff's Office and Colorado State Patrol will be monitoring for safe conditions and will issue tickets to violators when appropriate. Your compliance with road and traffic safety is greatly appreciated.