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Water heater flooded downstairs unit

Water heater flooded downstairs unit

I’m playing mahjong yesterday when my cellphone rings. I didn’t recognize the number but they left a message. The message was from my condo that water was pouring into the apartment beneath me from my apartment call ASAP!!! So I called and something was happening and water was coming down in gallons. I go out once a week and this is the one day I wasn’t home. I luckily have a code lock on my door and gave it to…

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Flooding in the streets…for real

Flooding in the streets…for real

It is so surreal seeing the flooding that goes on down by me. I’ve seen the streets flood a few times now but watching it is still such a crazy experience. I still can’t figure out where the water actually comes from. The canal is two blocks from me but that road didn’t flood. I watched a truck drive through it. Yet my corner looks like this: This is the street behind me, my view from the balcony in both…

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Flooding in my streets

Flooding in my streets

Just got a call from the town of Freeport that flooding is expected at high tide flooding in the streets. It’s been a while since our streets flooded but I did my errands first thing this morning just in case. I took pictures of a night of flooding I never saw anything like that except for living through the hurricane Sandy. This is a common occurrence down by the water where I live yet it has been a while since…

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Welcome to high tide after a rainstorm

Welcome to high tide after a rainstorm

Everyone always said, when I told him where I was moving, watch the high tides, those streets flood. I didn’t pay much attention because I really didn’t think it was such a big deal. Last night I was going to shut the door to the balcony and I looked outside and I was amazed. I made my daughter come and look immediately and took pictures. I called my mother because the last time I saw water like that was during…

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