NORTHEAST WISCONSIN (WBAY) – Heavy rains and flooded streets pressured companies on Inexperienced Bay’s east facet to evacuate Wednesday morning.
Inexperienced Bay east facet flooding. Sept. 11, 2019. (WBAY Picture)
Inexperienced Bay Police say all companies on Mason St. between Major St. and Lime Kiln Rd. had been evacuated.
Officers used a army automobile to rescue individuals stranded in excessive waters.
CLICK HERE for a listing of Inexperienced Bay roads impacted by flooding.
The Metropolis of Inexperienced Bay has issued a Flooding Alert.
“Residents who dwell in flood-prone areas are suggested to take precautions by intently monitoring the state of affairs and being ready to depart the world if essential,” reads the alert.
Town says residents ought to evacuate if their houses are filling with water or water is touching a furnace or electrical system.
On Wednesday, NEW Water obtained three pallets of sandbags that will likely be used at raise stations and areas that flooded final March. This consists of the East River raise station.
The waters have receded since Wednesday morning. The state of affairs was not as critical because the floods that devastated the East River area in March. Nevertheless, it is one other reminder that the east facet is vulnerable to this sort of flash flooding.
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