News

February 16th, 2019

Noteworthy changes to the 2018 Colorado Discharge Permit System (CDPS) General Permit for Stormwater Discharges Associated with Construction Activities (COR-400000)

A new Construction General Permit will be in effect starting April 1, 2019.

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February 15th, 2019

Colorado E. Coli Symposium – March 12th Registration now open!

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), the Colorado Stormwater Council, Urban Drainage and Flood Control District, and the Big Dry Creek Watershed Association are co-sponsoring a one-day symposium focused on approaches to address water quality impairments in Colorado due to elevated levels of fecal indicator bacteria (E.… read more

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January 15th, 2019

Call for Submissions: ASCE-EWRI’s 2019 conference

Call for Submissions: ASCE-EWRI’s 2019 conference on the Operation and Maintenance of Stormwater Control Measures will be held in Minneapolis, MN, from August 4–7, 2019. UDFCD is proud to be a cooperating organization for this conference. The conference will highlight advances in operation and maintenance of gray and green stormwater… read more

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January 15th, 2019

April 2nd, Save the Date!

This year the UDFCD Annual Seminar will be held on Tuesday, April 2nd at the Omni Interlocken in Broomfield Colorado. This is an all-day event featuring presentations by UDFCD staff and research partners. A detailed agenda will be available in February but you can count on hearing what to expect… read more

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September 13th, 2018

2017 Annual Report Posted

Our 2017 annual report provides a snapshot of the Flood Control District including a letter from the Executive Director, who’s on the Board of Directors, how we spent funds, and a few project highlights. This report aims to create a condensed, yet informative, summary of the year. Take a look… read more

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August 29th, 2018

ADDRESSING UDFCD’S FUNDING GAP

About UDFCD The Colorado Legislature created the Urban Drainage and Flood Control District (UDFCD) in 1969 to reduce the impacts of flooding to people and property. UDFCD is a very lean agency, utilizing a staff of only 32 to cover a 1,600 square-mile area that includes 60% of Colorado’s population.… read more

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August 19th, 2018

The Flood Control District provides Media Available for Public Use

This page provides access to media files available for public use. Download Media

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August 8th, 2018

3 Awesome Natural Playgrounds Redefining How Kids Play

Children reaping the benefits of metro region play areas built in harmony with the environment. A new type of playground is emerging. But it’s not built of plastic and metal. Instead, these new playgrounds are formed by natural materials like trees, dirt and water. And kids love them. According to… read more

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May 30th, 2018

2018 Flood Hazard Information Official Notice

  2018 Flood Hazard Information Brochures (Click here for Español ) See table below to download the brochure for your area

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May 30th, 2018

UDFCD Annual Newsletter

The 2017 edition of Flood Hazard News is now available

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