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September 23, 2013
Disaster Federal Register Notice
September 23, 2013
News Release
DENVER - After Colorado survivors apply for federal help that includes aid for damage to their homes, housing inspections are the next step.A Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) inspector will contact you to schedule an appointment for an inspection. The inspection is needed to verify and assess damages listed in your application. The inspection generally takes 30-40 minutes or less and consists of a general inspection of damaged areas of the home and a review of your records. There is no fee for the inspection.
September 23, 2013
News Release
DENVER – Homeowners returning to flood-damaged homes should use caution – structural damage may have made the house unsafe, electricity and gas may pose a threat, and animals may have taken up residence in the house. A careful and systematic approach is recommended when returning to any area after a severe storm or flood.Going Home
September 23, 2013
News Release
DENVER - Homeowners using privately owned access roads and bridges that were damaged as a result of the severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides may receive limited disaster assistance help from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).FEMA’s Individual Assistance (IA) program is available to help homeowners, renters and business owners in nine designated Colorado counties (Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Clear Creek, El Paso, Jefferson, Larimer, Logan and Weld).
September 22, 2013
News Release
DENVER – Colorado residents who suffered losses and damages as a result of the severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides can get information about disaster assistance at two new Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) in Commerce City and Milliken.Adams CountySouth Adams County Fire Department4711 E. 69th Ave.Commerce City, CO 80022Hours: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., seven days a weekWeld CountyMilliken Community Complex1101 Broad St.Milliken, CO 80543
September 22, 2013
News Release
DENVER – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), at the request of the State of Colorado, has activated its Transitional Sheltering Assistance (TSA) program, which allows eligible evacuees of the state’s severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides whose neighborhoods are not accessible or whose houses have been destroyed to stay in a hotel or motel for a limited time and have the cost of the room and taxes paid directly to the hotel by FEMA.To be eligible for the TSA program, evacuees must meet the following criteria:
September 21, 2013
News Release
DENVER – Colorado residents in designated counties recovering from the damage caused by recent severe storms, flooding, landslides, or mudslides can now register for disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Colorado Office of Emergency Management.The major federal disaster declaration, signed by President Obama Sept. 14, offers Individual Assistance in the counties of Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Clear Creek, El Paso, Jefferson, Larimer, Logan and Weld. Residents from these counties can now register with FEMA.
September 21, 2013
News Release
DENVER – A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) is open in Estes Park in Larimer County to help survivors with property damage and other setbacks from Colorado’s severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides.Larimer CountyRocky Mountain Park Inn Conference Center101 S. St. Vrain Ave.Estes Park, CO 80517Hours: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., seven days a week. Four other DRCs are open and located in Boulder, Greeley, Longmont and Loveland.
September 21, 2013
News Release
DENVER – Homeowners, renters and business owners in Arapahoe and Logan counties can register for individual disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).Survivors in these two counties who sustained damage as a result of the severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides that began on Sept. 11, 2013 may now apply for federal disaster assistance.Individual Assistance was extended after ongoing damage assessments by officials from the Colorado Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management and FEMA.
September 20, 2013
Disaster Federal Register Notice

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