Tara Schoedinger, Mayor of Jamestown, Colorado, discusses her personal experiences with the September 2013 flooding as well as her role advocating for the town post-flood. Schoedinger remembers witnessing the landslide that took the life of her neighbor, Joe Howlett. She explains the actions the community took during and immediately following the flooding to help keep people safe and eventually evacuate most of the community. Schoedinger also speaks to the importance of community in Jamestown and the town's plans to continue to rebuilding process. Recovery efforts were well underway at the time ...
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