Federal wildlife managers deny that a mouse protected by the Endangered Species Act is holding up flood recovery projects in Colorado after congressman Cory Gardner expressed concerns about possible delays.
A community hit hard has been dealt another blow– families trying to recover from last fall’s devastating flooding have received eviction notices.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency says nearly $246 million in federal aid has flowed into Colorado since the deadly September floods.
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The federal government will provide$62.8 million to help individuals and communities rebuilding from flooding in northeastern Colorado.
Some flood victims who got shut out of federal recovery efforts are hoping a visit by the governor will help them recover.
People in some neighborhoods are still trying to start the rebuilding process, and for one in Longmont, residents are stuck in limbo.
This year Colorado has had both devastating wildfires and crushing floods, and because of that more people need help as the holidays approach.
A Boulder man has been living in his home with no heat and no roof and wants to know why he’s been denied help from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
The hours of operation will change for disaster and relief centers in flood affected areas such as Boulder and Lyons.