Flooding

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First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 34 mins ago - 4 reports

Engineers call for national approach to flooding

An organization of civil engineers is calling for a national strategy for mitigating flood risks, saying the U.S. has not fully heeded lessons from Hurricane Katrina and Superstorm Sandy.Click to Continue » ... [Published San Luis Obispo.com - 1 hour ago]
First reported 44 mins ago - Updated 37 mins ago - 3 reports

New report identifies priorities for protecting Canadians against flooding

SOURCE The Co-operatorsGUELPH, ONThe research was commissioned by The Co-operators and undertaken by Dr. Blair FeltmatePhase II engaged a broader group of stakeholders representing all levels of government, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and a ... [Published WTOC TV - 37 mins ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

The 3 major causes of Metro Manila flooding

MANILA - Deputy Presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte assured that with or without the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP), the government's flood control project will proceed and will be completed by August 2015.Reacting to the severe flooding ... [Published ABS-CBN News - 4 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

Pecos River Flooding

Pecos, TX (KOSA) - After days of heavy rains, parts of the Pecos River have begun to flood.Emergency personnel spent Sunday evacuating several homes near the river in Reeves County.Other homeowners were warned about the possibility of flooding.At this ... [Published WLTZ 38 - 1 hour ago]
Entities: Flooding, emergency
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Carlsbad flooding prompts evacuation call

Authorities are urging residents of nearly 100 homes in Carlsbad to evacuate early Monday because of flooding.Click to Continue » ... [Published Fort Mills Times - 2 hours ago]
Entities: Flooding
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 3 reports

Flood fears could put homes plan in Doncaster under threat

Plans to build thousands of new homes in Doncaster may need to be scrapped due to flooding fears.The Planning Inspectorate says 8,410 houses due to be built in the borough are planned for development in areas which pose a considerable risk of floodin ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 3 hours ago]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 4 reports

SLIDESHOW: Flooding in Pecos

Please send us your pictures of the flooding in Pecos to news@kwes.com.We will add and update this slideshow throughout the day. ... [Published KWES NewsWest 9 - 14 hours ago]
Entities: Flooding
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 5 reports

Heavy rain and flooding hit Batumi

Heavy rainfall lasting all night has resulted in flooding; heavy rain flooded Batumi streets as well as its differentregions including Maiakovski, Sulaberidze, Tavdadebuli, Bagrationi etc.An overflow of water flooded the Boni market as well as a construction ... [Published InterpressNews - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 12 reports

Philippines storm leaves five dead

Children (left photo) wade through a muddy street full of debris, while others (right photo) rest inside a temporary evacuation centre in Marikina, Philippines, yesterday.MANILA:  Thousands of people displaced by floods triggered by tropical storm Fung-Wong ... [Published Qatar Peninsula - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 5 reports

Tropical storm flooding devastates Philippines capital

Flooding caused by tropical storm Fung-Wong forces tens of thousands to evacuate and one girl drowned in the Philippines capital of Manila, both local and international media reported on September 19... ... [Published People's Army Newspaper Online - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 3 reports

Firefighters receive more than 80 flood-related calls due to storm

A fire engine on Spa Road Witham. Photo submitted by Paula HoskinFirst published in North EssexFirecrews tackled more than 20 calls to flooding incidents this morning, after receiving more than 80 calls.Crews attended flooding in Hawthorne Rise, Powers ... [Published Maldon & Burnham Standard - Sep 20 2014]
Entities: Flooding
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 4 reports

'Dozens of calls' to Essex Fire and Rescue over flooding in...

ESSEX Fire Service have been inundated with calls over flooding in Witham since early this morning following heavy rainfall overnight. Since 6.30am firefighters have attended a number of incidents, including a collapsed roof at the Rivenhall Hotel as ... [Published Essex Chronicle - Sep 20 2014]
Entities: Flooding

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"This is great news for the environment and an historic moment for one of the most famous rivers in the world which will be given a long overdue new lease of life"
...nations when it comes to managing the risk associated with overland flooding," said Rob Wesseling , executive vice-president at The Co-operators. "It is a complex issue that requires a multi-faceted response, which is why we brought together such a variety of stakeholders. Together, we've made very good progress on identifying the issues and mapping out a way forward to better protect Canadians and their property from the ever-increasing risks of extreme weather."
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Gordon Oliver, the Conservative elected Mayor of Torbay, said: "It's important that we should address this so we don't have a major problem later on which we can't deal with."

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New report identifies priorities for protecting... [Published PR Newswire: Financial Services - 44 mins ago]
GUELPH, ON, Sept. 22, 2014 /CNW/ - A new report based on input from a wide range of stakeholders maps out steps in a journey toward making Canada more resilient to flooding. Released today, Partners for Action: Priorities for Advancing Flood Resiliency ...
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