WM supports community after
$10,000 donation helps area recover from
"500 Year Flood"
Estes Park, Colo. – Following disastrous flooding in Northern Colorado last month, WM sites
across the Four Corners Area pitched in to help the multitude of communities affected by what is
now deemed a “500 year flood.”
In addition to an increase in trailers, roll offs and portable toilets, Four Corners operations also
deployed employees to assist in the response. The cleanup and rebuilding process has only just
begun, but residents are staying “Mountain Strong” and trying their best to make light of some
The Four Corners Area also made a $10,000 donation to the Colorado chapter of the American
Red Cross to aid flood victims. To show their appreciation, the Red Cross offered to take some
WM staff on a tour of their operations, which included a command center, packing warehouse and
disaster distribution area.