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September Flooding

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Hickenlooper Helps Flood-Damaged Towns Move Forward Faster

Gov. John Hickenlooper is trying to help cities and counties recover faster from last year’s historic flooding. He is changing the process for how federal funding is distributed.

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A stranded car sits in the middle of Topaz Street September 13, 2013 in Boulder, Colorado. Heavy rains for the better part of week fueled widespread flooding  and evacuations in numerous Colorado towns, with the area reportedly already having received 15 inches of rain.  Photo by Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)

Hickenlooper To Announce New Flood Aid Process

Gov. John Hickenlooper is taking steps to help cities and counties still recovering from last year’s historic September floods.

07/30/2014

Crews working on Highway 36 (credit: CBS)

Highway 36 Closed Between Lyons & Estes Park For More Repairs

The ongoing repairs from last September’s flooding means another closure for Highway 36.

07/29/2014

Teen volunteers filling sandbags in Lyons (credit: CBS)

East Coast Teen Volunteers Help Fill Sandbags In Lyons

Nowhere are they more sensitive about the heavy rains than in Boulder and Larimer counties where they saw massive flooding last fall. And with flash flood warnings posted across Colorado, people in Lyons pitched in to help homeowners prepare.

07/29/2014

Jamestown Flooding (credit: Ted Krohn)

More Water Restored To Residents Of Jamestown

Jamestown is close to restoring water service to all its residents.

07/26/2014

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Rockygrass Festival Sign Of Recovery For Lyons

This weekend marked a milestone for the town of Lyons as they continue to recover from last fall’s disastrous flooding.

07/26/2014

The Mudslingers helping flood victims (credit: Mudslingers)

Devastating Flooding Subject Of New Documentary

A group of volunteers who helped some residents in Northern Colorado after last fall’s devastating flooding is making a documentary.

07/25/2014

A flooded mobile home park in Evans in September 2013 (credit: CBS)

Forecasters: Computer Models Unclear In Last September’s Flooding

Unclear computer weather models made it difficult to predict the location and magnitude of heavy rains during Colorado’s deadly September storms, the National Weather Service said.

06/25/2014

Donna Gail hugs a guardsman (credit: CBS)

Evacuees Airlifted During Floods Get Chance To Say Thanks

Last September hundreds of people got trapped in their small communities and had to be rescued when flood waters destroyed all the roads. They were airlifted to safety in Black Hawk helicopters.

06/14/2014

A flooded mobile home park in Evans in September 2013 (credit: CBS)

HUD Grant Money To Help Victims Of Floods

A shortage of rental housing has been a huge problem for people displaced by last September’s floods, but help is on the way.

06/13/2014

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