Rain in New York City appears to have broken the previous record for this date, set in 1886, when the Big Apple got 2.33 inches.
The Town of Brookhaven has been heavily criticized for taking days to plow many streets, and now a couple said after the plows finally came, the drivers caused a flood.
The subways were back up and running in the Flatiron District Saturday, after a large water main break flooded a station and disrupted service.
FEMA released revised maps Monday for parts of the city, including Staten Island, Queens and Brooklyn. New maps for other areas are expected next month.
Back in August, Tropical Storm Irene left thousands of homes across the Garden State flooded and mold-infested. But in addition to the damage, homeowners had to contend with unregistered contractors.
If Congress doesn’t act on the spending bill, the Federal Emergency Management Agency says disaster relief could run out this week.
You may have noticed our use of the word “areal” in the yellow or red bar at the top of this page, prompting some visitors to tell us that we had misspelled the word. In fact, we did not.
In Connecticut, Metro-North said it will take at least two weeks to replace the support under train tracks on the Danbury Line.
The National Weather Service issued areal flood warnings for counties throughout the Tri-State. These alerts are issued when flooding is either occurring or is imminent.
Crews went back to work Saturday to chop up trees and clear away debris and downed power lines.
Overnight rains and steady storms plagued not only underpasses and highways in the tri-state area Monday, but also flooded many homes in low-lying areas.