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Longmont’s progress on infrastructure repairs after September 2013 floods

Posted: September 9, 2014 at 7:47 am by , in Featured, Flood, Morning Magazine

The City of Longmont experienced major flooding in certain areas of the city during the September 2013 floods. Repairs are ongoing to infrastructure that was damaged.  Maeve Conran caught up with Dale Rademacher, Director of Public Works and Natural Resources for the City of Longmont about the ongoing repairs and the legacy of the flood on the City of Longmont.

 

The St. Vrain river carved a new channel in Longmont as a result of the 2013 flood.

The St. Vrain river carved a new channel in Longmont as a result of the 2013 flood.

Sunset bridge in Longmont is the last bridge in the city yet to be prepared.

Sunset bridge in Longmont is the last bridge in the city yet to be repaired.

Sunset bridge in Longmont was severely damaged during last September's floods, it is still closed to the public.

Sunset bridge in Longmont was severely damaged during last September’s floods, it is still closed to the public.