Evans

1:12pm

Fri August 15, 2014
Colorado Floods

Nearly A Year Post-Flood, Evans Is Rebuilding, Improving

Mobile Homes inundated with water in Evans on September 18th, 2013
The City of Evans Flickr - used with permission

When floodwaters inundated parts of the City of Evans Sept. 13, 2013, homes were damaged or destroyed, roads were made impassable and the city’s main wastewater treatment plant was heavily damaged. 11 months on, the city has greatly recovered, but there’s still work to do.

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6:10pm

Thu February 13, 2014
Colorado Flood

FEMA Responds To Evans Mobile Home Clean Up Request

Piles of trash and debris outside an abandoned mobile home in the Eastwood Village mobile home park in Evans.
Nathan Heffel KUNC

On the heels of a plea to the Federal Emergency Management Agency by the city of Evans for funds to clean up two flood damaged mobile home parks; a statement from the agency outlines millions of dollars in past assistance to the city, but does not pledge additional funds.

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7:01am

Wed February 12, 2014
Colorado Flood

Flooded Mobile Homes Languish As Evans Struggles For Clean Up Funding

County inspectors entered Eastwood Village, Jan. 30, 2014 and found trash and household hazardous waste throughout the neighborhood.
Weld County

There are 208 private mobile homes in Evans seemingly frozen in time. Ravaged by the September flood and now abandoned, the city was counting on Federal Emergency Management Agency money for clean up. The agency turned down that request in a letter sent in November.

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8:15am

Fri December 6, 2013
Colorado Flood

HUD Releases Millions For Flood Ravaged Communities

U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan.
Joshua Polson Greeley Tribune

Some good news for towns hit hardest by September’s flooding. U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan announced availability of nearly $63 million in federal recovery funds to help individuals and communities rebuild.

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