UDFCD provides services related to floodplain mapping, flood safety, new developments, planning, design, construction, and maintenance for municipalities and residents within the UDFCD boundary. Research conducted by UDFCD also informs the promulgation of criteria as it relates to the design, construction, and maintenance of stormwater quality facilities. Many of the resources provided on this website are used throughout Colorado and beyond.
UDFCD engages owners, consultants, and contractors at the onset of a project to work collaboratively.
Local governments can refer development projects to UDFCD for review. Projects typically involve construction in or near a floodplain.
UDFCD assists local governments to identify and update flood risk potential and floodplain boundaries
Learn about flood risks in your area and how to protect your home and property.