Colorado Flooding, Severe Storms, Mudslides, and
October 22, 2013
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designated county can apply for assistance by registering online at www.DisasterAssistance.gov or via web-enabled phone at m.fema.gov or call 1-800-621-3362 (use option 2
for Spanish, 3 for other languages) or (TTY) 1-800-462-7585. Those who use 711 Relay or Video
Relay Services may call 1-800-621-3362.
The toll-free telephone numbers will operate from 5 a.m. to 8 p.m. seven days a
week until further notice.
Individual Assistance and other types of aid, visit Disaster Assistance .
for IA: Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Clear Creek, El Paso, Fremont, Jefferson, Larimer, Logan, Morgan and Weld.
counties designated for Public Assistance (PA).
landslides and mudslides in the eleven counties designated for IA. Federal/state disaster assistance
for individuals and families can include money for rental assistance, essential
home repairs, personal property losses and other serious disaster-related needs
not covered by insurance.
has approved a second extension to the Transitional
Sheltering Assistance (TSA) program, which pays for eligible flood evacuees
to stay in participating hotels and motels.
individuals and families will continue to have a safe place to stay
through Nov. 2 (checkout Nov. 3).
assistance before the Nov. 14 deadline and providing information about other
disaster recovery programs available from FEMA, the U.S. Small Business
Administration (SBA), state and local agencies, and voluntary organizations.
please visit the DRC Locator.
meet the needs of the community, SBA
in conjunction with FEMA and the State of Colorado disaster recovery officials
announced that the DRC in Aurora will remain open as a SBA Disaster Loan
Outreach Center (DLOC). The SBA DLOC is
located at the Aurora
Central Library, 14949 East Alameda Parkway, Aurora CO 80012.
It will be open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and
Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., until further notice.
the Aurora SBA DLOC, SBA customer service representatives will be available to
meet individually with residents and business owners to answer questions,
disaster loan program, issue applications, help complete applications and
close approved disaster loans. Note that Nov.
14 is the registration deadline for all individual disaster assistance.
action before the next disaster. FEMA mitigation specialists will be stationed
in several locations to provide free rebuilding information Thursday, Oct. 24
through Tuesday, Oct. 29.
Lowe’s Home Improvement
4227 Corbett Dr.
Fort Collins, CO
Poudre Valley Coop
225 NW Frontage
Fort Collins, CO
Ace Hardware of Greeley
3540 W. 10th
Greeley, CO 80634
Orchards Ace Hardware
269 E. 29th
Loveland, CO 80538
If you had flood damage, don’t be
afraid to file a claim under NFIP. Unlike other property policies that often use prior claims to determine
premiums, NFIP premiums do not rise due to the filing of a claim.
determined the same as homeowners policy premiums. NFIP premiums
typically reflect flood risk—the higher a dwelling is built above what’s called
the Base Flood Elevation (BFE), the lower the premium will be —because the
potential for flood damage is diminished by elevation.
race, color, religion, nationality, sex, age, disability, English proficiency
or economic status. If you or someone you know has been discriminated against,
call FEMA toll-free at 800-621-FEMA
(3362). For TTY call 800-462-7585.