The September flood significantly changed the topography of the land and in some cases even the location of the Big Thompson river. The physical floodplain that exists today is much different than what is shown on the effective FEMA Flood Insurance Rate Maps. The County is preparing to adopt an amendment to the Land Use… Continue reading County Revising Regulations in Wake of Flood
Did you know that according to the Colorado Department of Transportation, our floods hold the record for the largest infrastructure disaster in US history? Repair and restoration of our highways will cost more than $400 Million.