U.S. Representative Jared Polis

Colorado Flood Information

Please find information related to receiving federal assistance in response to the floods in northern Colorado, helping your neighbors, and preparing for future extreme weather below:


On September 14, 2013, President Obama issued a major disaster declaration for the State of Colorado triggering the release of federal funds to help individuals and communities recover from the severe storms, flooding,landslides, and mudslides that occurred from September 11, 2013 and continuing. For more information please visit www.DisasterAssistance.gov. For more information about the State of Colorado’s efforts and resources please visit www.coloradounited.com.

In order to open a case on your behalf, our office needs a signed letter or privacy authorization form from you giving permission to look into your case. Due to the Privacy Act of 1974, no inquiries can be made without such written consent. As such, an e-mail will not suffice as a release. A written signature must be given.

For all flood related issues, please download and fill out the privacy authorization form and mail or fax it to Danielle Henry in the Boulder office.

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  • Polis calls on Members of Congress to disclose cryptocurrency holdings

    February 07, 2018

    Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., authored a letter to the House Committee on Ethics asking the committee to formally require Members of Congress to disclose virtual currency holdings. Because virtual currencies are a relatively new type of asset, the House...

  • Polis statement on another short-term government funding bill

    February 06, 2018

    Washington, Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., gave the following statement after the House of Representatives approved another short-term, stop-gap budget: "Once again, Congress is punting its responsibilities. Once again, we are at risk of a shutdown in an...

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