Colorado Flood


Tue December 24, 2013
Colorado Flood

Glen Haven Stays ‘Hillbilly Tough’ Amid Slow Recovery

After losing its town hall, the new focal point of this tight-knit community is the fire station.
Grace Hood KUNC

More than 100 days have passed since floodwaters rampaged across Colorado. There has been some rebuilding. In remote communities like Glen Haven, residents are weighing fierce independence with severe destruction — and a dire need for help.

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Fri December 20, 2013

Temporary Repairs Not Enough For U.S. Highway 36

October 5, 2013 Utah National Guard members work to repair a flood-damaged stretch of U.S. Highway 36 in Boulder and Larimer Counties, Colo.
Credit Utah National Guard


Tue December 17, 2013


Fri December 13, 2013
Colorado Flood

Larimer County Faces Millions in Private Road Repairs

County Manager Linda Hoffman addresses the crowd during a press conference.
Grace Hood KUNC

Larimer County officials have repaired 45 bridges and reopened 30 miles of temporary roadway following September’s flooding. But there’s a growing concern about fixing some private roads damaged by floodwaters.

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Wed December 11, 2013
Colorado Flood

State Jobs Program To Address Flood Recovery Needs

Although temporary road repairs are complete, much more recovery work remains in Colorado
U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Wallace Bonner/Released

Thanks to a $4.6 million federal grant, Colorado is launching a program to hire temporary workers to provide cleanup and recovery work following September’s devastating floods. 

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