Flooding Problems Relatively Minor in...

Flooding Problems Relatively Minor in Channahon, Minooka

There are 5 comments on the Patch.com story from Apr 19, 2013, titled Flooding Problems Relatively Minor in Channahon, Minooka. In it, Patch.com reports that:

Heavy runs caused flash flooding on some streets in areas of Channahon and Minooka on Thursday, but at least one local official described the fallout from the deluge as "minor." Rob Tonarelli, superintendent of Public Works with the Village of Minooka , said, "The biggest problems we had probably started at about 12:30 or 1 in the morning.

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Orleans, IN

#1 Apr 19, 2013
I would have to disagree with the choice wording "Minor" flooding conditions for Channahon. My parents live on Canal St. and they have an emergency evacuation! The water is at the highest level they have ever seen...along with the potential threat of the dam breaking. "minor?"
Minooka resident

Chicago, IL

#2 Apr 19, 2013
Minor my butt its a mess
another minooka residet

Ottawa, IL

#3 Apr 20, 2013
I live here off McEvely where the bridge over the DuPage is closed and half the residents are still pumping water from lower levels. How's that MINOR??

New Lenox, IL

#4 Apr 20, 2013
Compared to other nearby areas, it is minor.
Minooka resident

United States

#5 Apr 20, 2013
Its nature everyone needs to stop complain ing and help each other out

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