Numerous power outages are being reported around the area. In addition, many trees came down as a result of the high winds and rain, but flooding remains a major concern in some areas.
Anytime there’s sustained, potentially heavy rain, it is cause for concern in flood-prone communities. Two such communities in our area have learned valuable lessons the hard way, and have taken steps to prepare for what Sandy could bring.
Crews began tearing down a building that partially collapsed in Millvale early Tuesday morning.
MILLVALE (KDKA) – Overnight rains combining with melting snow caused rivers, streams and creeks to swell around the area Monday. The water gushed down Pine Creek in Shaler, rising up until Willow Street was partially […]
MILLVALE (KDKA) — With rain in the forecast combined with all the melting snow, residents in low-lying communities across the area are preparing for the potential for flooding. Millvale is a community that sits along […]