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Thursday, September 19, 2013

Boulder Residents Clean Up After Flooding

Debris is piled along Moorhead Avenue in south Boulder, Colo. (Pat Mack/Colorado Public Radio)

Debris is piled along Moorhead Avenue in south Boulder, Colo. (Pat Mack/Colorado Public Radio)

After a week of massive flooding that swamped 17 Colorado counties, the cleanup is in full swing.

Authorities say about 1,500 homes were destroyed and almost 18,000 damaged.

Residents are trying to figure out how and where to dump debris. That’s┬áproving to be quite a challenge for Boulder, which was one of the hardest hit areas.

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