Mon September 16, 2013
Colorado Flood

FEMA Working For Quick Recovery For Colorado Flood

FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate speaks at the Colorado Emergency Operations Center, Sept. 16.
Bente Birkeland RMCR


Mon September 16, 2013

Red Cross Plans For Recovery Phase

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Red Cross shelters are beginning to transition to recovery in some areas as the flood waters move east.

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Mon September 16, 2013
Colorado Flood

Helicopters Resume Colorado Flood Evacuation Operations

File Photo: UH-60 Blackhawk used for medical evac operations
Colorado National Gaurd


Mon September 16, 2013
Health & Environment

Colorado Floods Prompt Water Concerns, Advisories

Although Greeley's drinking water supply is safe, these shelves of bottled water were nearly empty at one King Sooper's store Saturday night
Erin O'Toole KUNC

County officials are telling people to avoid floodwaters, which may be contaminated with sewage and contain unseen hazards such as nails. Some communities in Boulder and Weld counties, including Lyons, Firestone and Frederick, are under boil water advisories.

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Mon September 16, 2013
Colorado Flood

Larimer County Faces Frustrations And Optimism With Flooding

Fort Collins residents Steve and Amy Huard survey debris caught under a railroad bridge over the Poudre River from College Ave. Bridge closures kept the two home on Friday watching movies—“I’ve seen it pretty high, but nothing like this,” Steve said.
Durrie Bouscaren Iowa Public Radio

Rain ground recovery efforts from days of massive flooding across Colorado to a halt Sunday. Helicopters were prevented from conducting additional search and rescue efforts in Boulder and Larimer counties.

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