Feb. 24 Colorado DR4634 Update: Boulder Fires and Straight Line Winds

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Here is an update on the Boulder Fires and Straight Line Winds.

Overview of Federal Assistance to Date for DR4634 Individual Assistance

Total Registrations as of Feb. 22, 2022 3,246
Daily Registrations 8
Individual Household Program (IHP) Dollars Approved $1,574,750      
Housing Assistance (HA) Dollars Approved $1,011,633
Other Needs Assistance (ONA) Dollars Approved $563,117
IHP Dollars Disbursed $1,608,106                    
HA Dollars Disbursed $1,029,092
ONA Dollars Disbursed $579,014
Inspections Issued  749
Inspections Returned 733
Inspections Complete 97.86%
Funerals Paid 0
Funeral Dollars Approved $0
Number of Disaster Assistance Centers Open 1
Total DAC Activity 2,845
Small Business Administration (SBA) Applications Received: Home Loans       1,788
SBA Applications Received: Business 191
Total SBA Applications Received 1,979
SBA Loans Approved: Homes 448
SBA Home Loan Dollars Approved $72,558,800
SBA Loans Approved: Business 25
SBA Business Loan Dollars Approved $4,172,500
Total SBA Loan Dollars Approved $76,731,300

Public Assistance Grant Program

On Feb. 9, 2022, FEMA approved categories C-G of the Public Assistance Grant program for applicants in Boulder County.  The DHSEM team will notify eligible applicants to update their requests for assistance.  

  • 20 requests for public assistance applications submitted
  • 15 applicants are eligible
  • 3 RFIs issued
  • Colorado DHSEM and FEMA are conducting scoping calls to begin the process 

Background Information for DR4634 

On December 31, 2021, the president approved a major disaster declaration (formally referred to as DR4534) to the state of Colorado to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by wildfire and straight-line winds beginning on December 30, 2021.  The major disaster declaration activated the FEMA Public Assistance Program and Individual Assistance Programs for Boulder County.

This follows the state of emergency declared by Governor Jared Polis on December 30, 2021, due to the Marshall fire.  

Information shared below is as up today's joint field office reports at 8 a.m. 

Visit the DR4634 Boulder Fires and Straight Line Winds page for recovery information.