Information and Updates – 09/26/13
The Larimer County Sheriff’s Office in conjunction with the City of Fort Collins is providing residents of Storm Mountain access to Power Line Trail via the Bobcat Ridge Natural Area. This area will only be accessible with specialized vehicles designed to handle the extremely rough terrain or by horseback or hiking in.
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Flood Survivor Assistance Information
- Larimer County Disaster Assistance Center will open Wednesday at 815 14th St. SW, Building B in Loveland, in the former Agilent/HP campus.
- The Larimer County Distribution Center is open at Building D on the old Agilent/HP campus. It can provide personal items, water, clothing, nonperishable food, diapers and other similar items for evacuees.
- Officials plan to arrange for shuttles to transport evacuees at the Fort Collins evacuation center at Timberline Church to the Larimer County Disaster Assistance and Distribution Center locations in Loveland.
- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) also is preparing to offer help for homeowners, renters and business owners in Larimer, Weld, Boulder and Adams counties who sustained damage as a result of the severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides.
- Survivors can register online at disasterassistance.gov or type in m.fema.gov on their smartphone.
- To apply for disaster assistance by phone, call FEMA at 800-621-3362 (TTY 800-462-7585). Survivors who use 711-Relay or Video Relay Services may call 800-621-3362 to register. The toll-free numbers remain open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. seven days a week.
- Survivors should register with FEMA even if they have insurance. FEMA cannot duplicate insurance payments, but under-insured applicants may receive help after their insurance claims have been settled.
- For details, visit fema.gov/disaster/4145.