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 leads design, construction and maintenance activities through partnerships with local governments.
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 the flood risks experienced in your area as well as how to protect your home and property.
Watershed Master Planning
UDFCD partners with communities within the UDFCD boundary in the development of watershed master plans.
UDFCD monitors a number of stormwater Best Management Practice (BMP) sites in the Denver metropolitan area.
- 2018 PMRs
- Development Referrals
- Floodplain Management
- Stream Projects
- Watershed Master Planning