Colorado Severe Storms and Tornadoes (DR-1762)

Incident period: May 22, 2008
Major Disaster Declaration declared on May 26, 2008

Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases

November 6, 2008
News Release
The Federal Emergency Management Agency and U.S. Department of Health and Human Services have approved a $419,394 grant for the State of Colorado to provide crisis counseling services to individuals impacted by the May 22 tornadoes and severe storms in Weld and Larimer counties.
July 18, 2008
News Release
DENVER, Colo. -- Only one week remains for people impacted by the severe storms and tornadoes that occurred in Larimer and Weld counties May 22 to register for disaster assistance. The following deadlines are important for homeowners, renters and business owners in Larimer and Weld counties: Friday, July 25 - FEMA Registration Deadline
July 11, 2008
News Release
DENVER, Colo.-- Officials from the Colorado Division of Emergency Management (CDEM) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) want to remind residents of Larimer and Weld counties that two weeks remain to register for federal disaster assistance. ?July 25 is the last day to register with FEMA for Individual Assistance and to submit a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) disaster loan application for property damage.
July 3, 2008
News Release
DENVER, Co. -- Officials from the Colorado Division of Emergency Management (CDEM) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) want to remind residents of Larimer and Weld counties that three weeks remain to register for federal disaster assistance.  July 25 is the last day to register with FEMA for Individual Assistance and to submit a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) disaster loan application for property damage.
June 27, 2008
News Release
DENVER, Colo. -- Federal and state officials want to remind residents of Larimer and Weld counties that the deadline to register for disaster assistance is July 25, 2008. While registrations cannot be accepted after the deadline, FEMA will continue to process all applications received before July 25. Registration with FEMA opens the door to a variety of federal, state, local, and voluntary programs.
June 24, 2008
News Release
Emergency management is not the result of one government agency alone. FEMA works with many federal, state, non-profit, faith-based, and private sector agencies to assist the public in preparing for, responding to, and recovering from a disaster. The following is a summary of other federal disaster aid programs available to those affected by the May 22 severe storms and tornadoes in Larimer and Weld counties:

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How to Apply for Assistance

» Apply Online
» Call 1-800-621-FEMA (3362) / 1-800-462-7585 (TTY)

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» Hazard Mitigation


Preliminary Damage Assessment

  • Colorado, FEMA-1762-DR (PDF 37KB)
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