September Flooding

The St. Vrain River in Lyons (credit: CBS)

Trail Work Along St. Vrain After Flood Helps Lyons Residents, Wildlife

Trails that run along the St. Vrain River between Lyons and Estes Park are getting much-needed repairs after last year’s devastating flooding.

09/12/2014

The waters of Boulder Creek rushes downstream September 13, 2013 in Boulder, Colorado. Heavy rains for the better part of week has 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)

Year After Flood, Boulder Gets 1st Snowfall

A year after being hit by a devastating flood, Boulder has gotten its first snowfall of the year.

09/12/2014

The welcome sign outside Lyons (credit: CBS)

Sen. Mark Udall Visits Flooded Colorado Towns

Fighting for his political life, Colorado U.S. Sen. Mark Udall marked the one-year anniversary of last year’s devastating floods by visiting two battered villages northwest of Denver while his re-election campaign continued to attack his Republican challenger for backing the government shutdown after the deluge.

09/12/2014

Mark Udall, left, and Cory Gardner, right (credit: CBS)

Senator Visits Towns Rebuilding 1 Year After Flood

Fighting for his political life, Colorado U.S. Sen. Mark Udall is visiting flood-ravaged villages in the foothills, again touting his role in getting millions of dollars in federal aid for recovery.

09/12/2014

Estes Park businesses (credit: CBS)

Flood Recovery In Estes Park A Mixed Bag For Some

One year after flood waters ripped through Estes Park, a mountain town that relies intensely on tourism, visitors are bustling through the area again.

09/11/2014

An irrigation canal in Weld County (credit: CBS)

Weld County Farmers Recovering From Floods Making Good Progress

There’s been some relief for Weld County farmers still suffering from the effects of last fall’s flooding.

09/10/2014

Grant Blakeman of Boulder, Colorado looks at a flooded field at Boulder High School September 13, 2013 in Boulder, Colorado. Heavy rains for the better part of week has 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)

Boulder Marks Flood Anniversary With Forums

Boulder is marking the anniversary of last September’s floods with a scientific forum as well as a time for storytelling.

09/10/2014

Glen Haven distruction  (credit: Marsha Hobert)

FEMA Wants Money Back From Flood-Ravished Mountain Town

After last fall’s flooding the Federal Emergency Management Agency gave thousands of dollars to a small Colorado community, but now FEMA says the grant was a mistake and wants its money back.

09/09/2014

The ribbon cutting Monday morning (credit: CBS)

State Leaders Officially Reopen Highway 36 In Lyons

Nearly one year after historic flooding Colorado state leaders celebrated reaching a major milestone in the recovery effort.

09/08/2014

Crews working on Highway 36 (credit: CBS)

Hickenlooper To Give Update On Flood Repairs

Gov. John Hickenlooper will be in Lyons on Monday to give an update on repairs to U.S. Highway 36 and other roads damaged in last September’s flooding.

09/08/2014

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