Colorado Wildfires and Straight-line Winds (DR-4634)
Severe winds whipped a wildfire into catastrophic proportions starting on December 30, 2021, destroying large portions of the suburbs of Denver. On December 31, 2021, President Biden declared that a major disaster exists in the State of Colorado and ordered Federal aid to supplement State and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by wildfires and straight-line winds.
People in the following county are eligible to receive federal disaster assistance:
Click here for the full whitehouse.gov press release.
Access legal aid organizations and other helpful recovery assistance through the resources below.