Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

10:52am

Thu October 24, 2013
Colorado Flood

With Help Deadline Approaching, FEMA Reaches Out To Survivors

Image of flood damage, Sept. 13, 2013
Nurpu Creative Commons/Flickr

It’s been nearly six weeks since massive floods hit Colorado’s Front Range. Although cleanup and recovery is now well underway, emergency management officials say there’s still work to do.

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3:40am

Fri October 18, 2013
Colorado Flood

In Flooded Colorado, Immigrants' Livelihoods Washed Away

Originally published on Fri October 18, 2013 11:15 am

The Eastwood Village mobile home park in Evans was wiped out in September's floods.
Kirk Siegler NPR

In flood-ravaged Colorado, much of the recovery has focused on rebuilding roads and bridges to mountain towns cut off by last month's floods. But take a drive east to the state's rolling plains, and a whole new set of staggering problems unfolds in farm country.

Living In Limbo

A woman named Claudia, who doesn't want to use her last name because of her immigration status, is sitting on a couch in the lobby of a shabby hotel in Greeley, about an hour's drive northeast of Denver.

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11:24am

Mon October 14, 2013
Flood Recovery

Deadline Approaching For FEMA Flood Assistance

A view of a road destroyed by heavy rains, with some areas receiving as much as 18 inches in a 24-hour period in Boulder, Colo., Sept. 14.
U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Wallace Bonner/Released

The Federal Emergency Management Agency says flood survivors in the nine designated counties hit by Colorado’s historic floods have until Nov. 14 to apply for assistance from the agency.

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5:55pm

Mon September 23, 2013
Colorado Flood

Biden: Disagreements In Congress Will Not Interfere With Aid

Vice President Biden speaks in Greeley Monday, Rep. Cory Gardner (R) is pictured to the left of Biden and Rep. Jared Polis (D) is on the far right of the photo.
Grace Hood KUNC

8:56am

Thu September 19, 2013
Colorado Flood

Where To Get Flood Help In Colorado

Some people entering the FEMA Disaster Recovery Center in west Loveland on Wednesday, Sept. 18.
Credit Grace Hood / KUNC

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