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Green Mountain Falls and Cascade Flooding

After a deluge of rain on the Waldo Canyon burn scar, areas of Green Mountain Falls and Cascade were flooded.

Dottie Goeller finds a pair of dry and clean boots to wear while wading through mud on the floor of the house where she is living in Green Mountain Falls, Colorado, on Monday, July 14, 2014. Last year, the same home was flooded during the summer rains. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Dottie Goeller finds a pair of dry and clean boots to wear while wading through mud on the floor of the house where she is living in Green Mountain Falls, Colorado, on Monday, July 14, 2014. Last year, the same home was flooded during the summer rains. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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It was all too familiar of a scene for Brandon Farr. The new dry wall will have to be replaced again. Last summer too, their home was flooded in Green Mountain Fall. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
It was all too familiar of a scene for Brandon James. The new dry wall will have to be replaced again. Last summer too, their home was flooded in Green Mountain Fall. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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A city worker for Green Mountain Falls, Colorado, reinforces a bridge by dumping dirt into the areas where the damage occurred. iThe bridge was nearly washed away by flood waters on Monday, July 14, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
A city worker for Green Mountain Falls, Colorado, reinforces a bridge by dumping dirt into the areas where the damage occurred. The bridge was nearly washed away by floodwaters on Monday, July 14, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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The garden and yard of the Weisensluhs in Cascade, Colorado, was innodated when the creek next to their property overflowed its banks. The flooding stopped short of their house on the creekside, because of sand bags that were put there during the floods last Summer. Monday, July 14, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
The garden and yard of the Weissenfluh family in Cascade, Colorado, was innundated when the creek next to the property overflowed its banks. The flooding stopped short of the house because of sandbags that were put there during floods in the summer of 2013. Monday, July 14, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
Flooding in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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A crowd gathers on a bridge in Manitou Springs, Colorado, to look at the swollen creek in late afternoon on Monday, July 14, 2014. Manitou Springs had high water conditions and flood warning after heavy rains occured in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade on Monday, July 14, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
A crowd gathers on a bridge in Manitou Springs, Colorado, to look at the swollen creek in late afternoon on Monday, July 14, 2014. Manitou Springs had high water conditions and flood warning after heavy rains occured in Green Mountain Falls and Cascade on Monday, July 14, 2014. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)
(The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)

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