DENVER – The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Brush, Morgan County, will close at 3 p.m. MST on Saturday, Nov. 23.
Morgan County Fairgrounds
750 Ellsworth St.
Brush, CO 80723
DRCs are operated by the Colorado Office of Emergency Management and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), county and local governments.Language English
CIAC sets public workshop on development of Vlasic Pickle/Pinnacle site for Thursday, Nov. 21 in Millsboro
New York—The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today released a flood map revision for areas in Dutchess County which received flood insurance rate maps (FIRMs) in 2012. Communities impacted by this map change include the Town of Fishkill and the Town of Wappinger.
This revision shows the 1% annual chance flood hazard as decreasing, and incorporation of this new information into the maps will allow for an improvement in the precision of the flood hazard information shown on the 2012 effective maps.Language English
DENVER – The deadline to register with FEMA has been extended to December 2, 2013 because of the long Thanksgiving weekend.
There are now two weeks remaining to register with FEMA. December 2 is also the new deadline to complete and return U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) disaster loan applications.Language English
Disaster Recovery Center relocates in Boulder County
DENVER – The Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) in Lyons, Boulder County, will close at 6 p.m., MST, today, Nov. 18, and relocate to the Foothills Baptist Church, opening at 9 a.m., MST, on Tuesday, Nov. 19.
Foothills Baptist Church
12650 North Foothills Hwy.
Lyons, CO 80540
The DRC will be open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. MST on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.Language English
FEMA Monitoring Severe Weather in the Midwest; Urges Residents to Follow Direction of Local Officials
WASHINGTON – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), through its regional offices in Chicago and Kansas City, is monitoring severe weather, including strong tornadoes, that continues to impact the Midwest and staying in close coordination with officials in affected and potentially affected states. Earlier today, FEMA elevated its National Watch Center in Washington, D.C. to a 24/7 enhanced watch, and has deployed liaisons to support state emergency operation centers in a number of impacted states.Language English
DENVER – FEMA has an important message regarding filing a federal flood insurance claim.
An additional 21 days is added to the normal 60-day deadline to file your proof of loss flood claim with the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
This extension applies to flood damage related to Colorado flooding occurring between Sept. 10, 2013 and Sept. 30, 2013.
If you sustained from the September flooding, you should file your NFIP claim now.Language English
DENVER – The deadline for eligible applicants to apply for a Request for Public Assistance has been extended to Nov. 30, 2013.
Eligible applicants are local governments, certain nonprofit organizations and state agencies in the 18 Colorado counties designated for Public Assistance.
Originally, the first 10 counties designated in September had a deadline of Nov. 16. The counties are Adams, Boulder, Clear Creek, El Paso, Jefferson, Larimer, Logan, Morgan, Washington and Weld.Language English