Hurricane Irene Newswire (Page 2)

Hurricane Irene Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hurricane Irene. (Page 2)

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  1. Caride, Schaer & Holley Bill to Facilitate Upgrades to Aging Energy...Read the original story

    Monday Jun 26 |

    ... has to be a priority," said Holley (D-Union). "The increasing magnitude and frequency of weather events like Hurricane Irene and Superstorm Sandy has revealed how vulnerable our state's energy infrastructure is and the danger that poses to the ...


  2. Mike Ashcraft on "1on1 with Jon Evans" podcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 25 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... six months at $150 a month. Plans called for the first service to be on the weekend of October 16-17, but Hurricane Irene changed those plans. That actually led to Port City Community Church making news even before the first service, as Mike talks ...


  3. Might cost Cornwall $8M to fix leaks in sewage systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | Times Herald-Record

    ... ements that will make the town's sewage treatment plant more resilient against future storms on the scale of Hurricane Irene, which covered the plant in four feet of water in 2011.


  4. Avwatch Fills a Void in the Mobile Ad hoc Networking Market with its Mobile Tracking SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | World News Report

    ... 50 in San Jose, CA, multiple Boston Marathons and various emergency responses including Hurricane Sandy, Hurricane Irene and the 2010 Deepwater Horizon clean up response. The company also provides training for U.S. Air Force pilots prior to overseas ...


  5. HuffPo Writer: 'For Violent Resistance To Work It'd Need To Be Organized'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | The Daily Caller

    Caution tape blocks the entrance to the Coney Island boardwalk after it was closed down as city officials prepare for Hurricane Irene to make landfall in the Brooklyn section of New York August 27, 2011. The city that never sleeps starting shutting down at midday on Saturday with nearly all businesses except a smattering of food and liquor stores closing and public transportation coming to a halt ahead of Hurricane Irene.


  6. Video: Raising houses in PequannockRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | Edgewater View

    Pequannock provides details about home raising program for homeowners in most flood prone homes. Homeowners recount flooding from Hurricane Irene Video: Raising houses in Pequannock Pequannock provides details about home raising program for homeowners in most flood prone homes.


  7. South Carolina sea turtle nesting starts strong after record season last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | Post and Courier

    ... but the refuge islands still average 25 to 30 new nests per day, Dawsey said. Cape Island was gutted during Hurricane Irene in 2011. The island has split into pieces; there is no high ground left to relocate nests vulnerable to storm tides. "We'll ...


  8. Congressman shot during baseball practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... to each other. He says, that the Congressman Scalise also was very helpful to Congressman Welch during the Hurricane Irene recovery. Rogan says, Scalise offered insight from Hurricane Katrina to help guide Vermont's leadership. Police in Alexandria, ...


  9. Paterson pushing buyout plan for flood-prone homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | The Montclair Times

    ... on the Northside. The funds were allocated to Paterson in 2012 after historic floods hit the city following Hurricane Irene the previous year. In the years since then, many homes near the Passaic River on Amity, North 1st, Hillman, Bergen, East ...


  10. Harrisburg school officials need to forgive back tax bills on sinkhole-condemned homes: Matthew KruppRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 |

    ... taxes from 2014 forward. These people have already lost so much in the wake of Tropical Storm Lee and Hurricane Irene's heavy rains in 2011 that caused the sinkholes and destroyed their neighborhood. One property owner is facing the loss of her home ...


  11. Town receives funds for preparednessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 |

    ... of the program was in the town of Buckland that had experienced $4 million in flood damage from Hurricane Irene. The release points out that in September of last year Gov. Baker signed an executive order for a comprehensive approach to reduce ...


  12. Top 10 facts and figures about Foxwoods Resort CasinoRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2017 | RGT Online

    ... that it's not just a legend. In the 25 years since, Foxwoods has never fully closed - not even when Hurricane Irene hit in 2011. 8. 'Ol' Blue Eyes' was in the house Frank, our favorite Sinatra, performed five sold-out shows to open the Fox Theater ...


  13. County works to control drainageRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2017 | The Brownsville Herald

    ... of water to the area," Hushen said. "Hurricane Charlie was a Category 4 and had a 6- to 8-feet storm surge. Hurricane Irene, which was only a Category 1 hurricane, had an 11-foot storm surge." Cameron County Drainage District 1 oversees the 86 ...


  14. Sawgrass Mills mall finally reopens Saturday a " although the rain is not over yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    ... in the exterior lots to subside. The area received 15 inches of rainfall - more than any other period since Hurricane Irene in 2005, mall spokeswoman Jennifer Valdes said. No stores or buildings were flooded. But the mall's reopening does not ...


  15. Bloomingdale work to end Main Street floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Hackensack Chronicle

    ... was washed away. Officials spent between $20,000 to $30,000 to restore the park from 2000 to 2010, but when Hurricane Irene hit in 2011, things changed, recalled Bloomingdale Mayor Jonathan Dunleavy. Hurricane Irene resulted in worse damage and sent ...


  16. NJ Transportation, Emergency Agencies Conduct Fourth Annual Hurricane Evacuation ExerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Cape May County Herald

    ... We have implemented elements of the Contra Flow Plan during large-scale evacuations for Superstorm Sandy and Hurricane Irene. These experiences informed the plan we are testing today," Fuentes said. "An evacuation order is a major undertaking. We ...


  17. How to keep tabs on Atlantic hurricanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Economist

    ... would also help ensure that evacuation orders are not issued needlessly. In 2011, for example, Hurricane Irene (pictured above) made landfall with far less intensity than predicted, after it ran into a pool of cold water that sapped its energy. ...


  18. Schenectady Creating Flood-Mitigation Design GuidelinesRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2017 | Planning

    ... their work, and gathered input from those in attendance. The Stockade experienced significant flooding as Hurricane Irene moved through the region in 2011 and the Mohawk River flowed over its banks. The damage was extensive, gutting homes and ...


  19. Report: Sea rise means more tidal flooding this year for Jersey shoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 |

    ... to predict. The city saw nine minor flooding days in 2016. The high point was 30 days in 2011 the year of Hurricane Irene. Other areas of the country, especially the southeast, are harder hit by high tide floods. Wilmington, N.C., had the most, with ...


  20. Listen to Experts, not Social Media, When Storms LoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Cape May County Herald

    ... a warning to evacuate or ignore the decision to do so when it is communicated," Thornton continued. "With Hurricane Irene (in 2011) we evacuated over 1,400 elderly residents of nursing homes and assisted living which was the largest number ever in ...