Colorado Floods

An abandoned trailer park in Evans (credit: CBS)

Flood Ruins In Evans Becoming A Public Safety Hazard

An Evans community destroyed by floods last year is becoming a potential health risk as the ruins have still not been cleaned up.


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Jamestown Post Office Opens For First Time Since Floods

Nearly five months after floods devastated Colorado, the U.S. Post Office in Jamestown is back open for business.


DEARFIELD, CO - SEPTEMBER 14:  Allison Wold of Denver, Colorado and her nephew, Jack Wold, take in a flooded ranch home with John Brinckerhoff, also of Denver after heavy flooding September 14, 2013 near Dearfield, Colorado. They were trying to cross County Road 87 to get to some family property but couldn't because of the flooding. Heavy rains for the better part of week fueled widespread flooding in numerous Colorado towns. he historic flooding forced thousands to evacuate the area and more rain is predicted through the weekend.  (Photo by Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)

Colorado Floods Set 24-Hour Rainfall Record: 11.85 Inches

Colorado is poised to get a new rainfall record because of September’s flooding.


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Will Flood Victims Pay Property Tax? Bill Says No

In the coming weeks, state lawmakers will discuss legislation that aims to provide a measure of help for the longtime Lyons resident and hundreds of others in similar situations across northern Colorado.


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Colorado Flooding Legislation Begins To Emerge

Destruction from September’s Colorado floods is prompting proposals that state lawmakers say are aimed at removing bureaucratic obstacles to expedite rebuilding efforts.


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Flooded Christmas Tree Farm Getting Back To Normal

A Christmas tree farm in Boulder County that was damaged by the September floods is starting to get back on its feet.


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Lyons School Opens For First Time Since Floods

Lyons Elementary School was able to open its doors to students for the first time since the September Floods Monday morning.


A mobile home park in Evans (credit: CBS)

Colorado Lawmakers Reviewing Flood Response

A special state legislative panel is holding its first meeting to study responses to the catastrophic Colorado floods in September.


Gov. John Hickenlooper talks with Jamestown Mayor Tara Schoedinger after the flooding. (credit: CBS)

Hickenlooper’s Big National Park Score

By appealing to the federal government to allow Colorado to pay for the opening of Rocky Mountain National Park, Gov. John Hickenlooper may have reinvigorated more than the tourist season for Estes Park.


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Roads To Jamestown Reopen, But Destruction Is Severe

Roads leading in and out of Jamestown have reopened. The small town above Boulder had been cut off since the flooding started two weeks ago.