Colorado Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides (DR-4145)
Incident period: September 11, 2013 to October 31, 2013
Major Disaster Declaration declared on September 14, 2013
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
October 29, 2013
DENVER – FEMA mitigation teams will offer building tips at Ace Hardware stores in Fort Collins, Firestone and Windsor this weekend beginning Thursday, Oct. 31, through Saturday, Nov. 2.Mitigation measures can benefit homeowners, renters and business owners hoping to reduce problems including mold and mildew. Advice also may be of help protecting electrical systems, furnaces and appliances.FEMA mitigation specialists will be at these four locations:Downtown Ace Hardware215 S. College Ave.Fort Collins, CO 80524
October 28, 2013
DENVER – Greeley’s Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) reopens today, Monday, Oct. 28.This DRC will be operate 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., MDT, today, Tuesday, Oct. 29, and Wednesday, Oct. 30.It will close permanently at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 30.WELD COUNTYIsland Grove Exhibition Hall525 N. 15th Ave.Greeley, CO 80631
October 26, 2013
DENVER – Colorado’s recovery continues with two Disaster Recovery Centers (DRC) opening in Colorado Springs and Fort Morgan on Tuesday, Oct. 29.The Colorado Springs DRC will be open for one week only from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 29 to Saturday, Nov. 2.Colorado residents who suffered losses and damages as a result of the severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides can get face-to-face disaster information at these DRCs:EL PASO COUNTY Black Forest Fire Department No.111445 Teachout Rd.
October 25, 2013
DENVER – As the November 14 deadline draws near for filing flood damage claims, survivors may have questions or need additional information regarding any determination their insurer might make regarding their claim.If an insurer sends a written denial of the claim or part of a claim, an owner can appeal this determination. To file an appeal, follow these four steps:
October 25, 2013
DENVER—National Flood Insurance policyholders whose homes or other structures were damaged by flooding have until November 14, 2013, to file claims for their losses.A Proof of Loss form includes detailed estimates of the cost to replace or repair damaged property.Proof of loss substantiates the damage claim and is required before the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) can make payment. File damage claims with your NFIP insurance company and work with your adjuster to get the proof of loss forms.
October 24, 2013
DENVER – FEMA Mitigation specialists will be at the Northern Colorado Home & Holiday Show offering free building advice that will last long past the holidays.First National Bank Exhibition Hall5280 Arena CircleLoveland, CO 80538This team will be in Loveland, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., MDT, Saturday, Oct. 26 and Sunday, Oct. 27.