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While the folks living near the base of South Mountain have had a temporary flood recovery information center at a Phoenix fire station, residents of New River said they've been almost entirely ignored as they try to pick up the pieces after major flooding.
Officials don't have a cost estimate for the storm cleanup efforts, but Phoenix will no doubt have to pay thousands for work hours and repairs.
People impacted by flooding in New River and Black Canyon City spent Wednesday cleaning up and deciding what comes next.
The storm near 15th Avenue and Desert Hills Drive said it has suffered millions of dollars in damage in Tuesday's monsoon storms.
Workers at a farm saw hundreds of cactuses sweep away in a flood. Drivers on Arizona's main north-south freeway watched in shock as muddy waters submerged the road.
Weather: Morning forecast is muggy and dry The forecast is calling for a high of 99 as the region continues to dry out Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1oQZ1kq Slight chance of a storm in the Valley today with some humidity expected.
In this image made from a video provided by ABC15 TV, a rescue worker from a helicopter reaches down to residents of a flooded house in New River, Ariz., north of Phoenix, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014.
Flooding inundates New River The slow, wet storms that soaked central Arizona Tuesday morning hit the small mountain town of New River hardest Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/VDkXCy The slow, wet storms that soaked central Arizona Tuesday morning hit the small mountain towns of Black Canyon City and New River hardest.
In one of the many water rescuse that took place Tuesday afternoon, a technical rescue team pulled two people from a home in New River that was surrounded by rushing flood water.
A rescuer is dropped onto the roof of a home near the New River in Arizona, where two people were reported trapped Tuesday afternoon after monsoon rains hit the rea.
Photos of Arizona flooding, Aug. 19, 2014 New River rescue after the storm that hit earlier this morning, August 19, 2014.
A monsoon surge brought extensive flooding to the North Valley, paralyzing traffic on several surface streets and flooding homes and businesses Tuesday morning.
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Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 05:23 pm
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