Mudslides

A mudslide on Highway 24 (credit: CBS)

Highway 24 Back Open After Mudslides Force Closure Near Cascade

Mudslides forced the Colorado Department of Transportation to shut down Highway 24 four times over the past week.

07/21/2014

(credit: Colorado State Patrol)

Highway 285 Over Poncha Pass Open After Slides

U.S. Highway 285 south of Poncha Springs is back open after some mudslides.

07/16/2014

In image of the slide on Loveland Pass (credit: Alan Henceroth)

Rock Slides Will Remain Common Because Of The Significant Snowpack

The slopes in Colorado are becoming very active and one U.S. Forest Service official said it’s erosion in action.

05/28/2014

Damage from the flooding in the Waldo Canyon burn area in early July 2013 (credit: CBS)

Manitou Puts Flash Flood Warning System In Place

Manitou Springs has installed several devices to help warn residents about flash flooding after last year’s devastating flooding rushed through the town west of Colorado Springs.

04/25/2014

(credit: Michael Sirois)

CDOT Project Aims To Protect Manitou Springs From Mudslides

The Colorado Department of Transportation on Wednesday started a project along US 24 to try to prevent mudslides.

02/12/2014

Gov. John Hickenlooper speaks about flooding on Sept. 12, 2013 (credit: CBS)

President Obama Signs Colorado Emergency Declaration

President Barack Obama declared an emergency exists in Colorado. He ordered federal aid to supplement state and local response efforts due to severe storms, flooding and mudslides.

09/12/2013

(credit: CBS)

CDOT Approves Large Concrete Culvert In Waldo Canyon Burn Area

There may be some flood relief on the way for people in Manitou Springs.

08/18/2013

Rose Hammes (credit: CBS)

Girl’s Body Found, Determined To Be That Of Missing Teen

A 17-year-old girl drowned after she was caught in heavy rain in Colorado Springs as storms pounded a region still reeling from mudslides and flash flooding that killed one person in nearby Manitou Springs last week.

08/13/2013

CBS4's Tom Mustin stands where Laura Hunter's cottage once stood (credit: CBS)

Hickenlooper Declares Disaster After Manitou Springs Flooding

Gov. John Hickenlooper has declared a disaster emergency in El Paso County after Friday night’s flash flooding in Manitou Springs. The designation will make resources available to help pay for storm cleanup.

08/13/2013

An image from the mudslide (credit: Colorado State Police)

More Rain Pounds Manitou Springs 3 Days After Deadly Mudslide

More heavy rain drenched Manitou Springs on Monday, three days after a mudslide and flash flood killed one person and left one missing.

08/12/2013

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