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C) Mike Muholland - president of Local 207. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

Finger-Pointing Begins As Cause For Flooding Is Examined

Water department officials say the system worked exactly as it was designed to – the day of torrential rains – which they say just overwhelmed the system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2014

Flooding on I-696 (credit: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

MDOT: Flooded Freeway Cleanup Will Cost $500,000

“We will be doing ongoing inspections that will go on to make sure everything’s always working how it’s suppose to ; but we really did come out in good shape.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2014

Hayes Rd. between Clinton River and Utica Road. (credit: Clinton Township Police Department/Facebook)

Drone Video Shot Over Flooded Hayes Road Is Both Scary And Cool

Aerial footage presents a dramatic picture of a water-logged Macomb County.

CBS Detroit–08/13/2014

I-94 at Michigan Ave. on Aug. 13, 2014. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ)

Progress Made On Metro Detroit Freeways After Flooding

MDOT says an investigation is ongoing to figure out what went wrong…

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2014

Dearborn neighborhood flooding. (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Gov. Snyder Declares Official Disaster In 3 Counties Following Flooding

“The flooding that continues to impact Southeastern Michigan is a disaster in every sense of the word,” the governor said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2014

Abandoned cars are completely under water on I-696. (Credit: Bill Szumanski/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Copper Theft A Possible Factor In Metro Detroit Freeway Flooding

Scrap metal thieves are adding to the delays in getting water cleared from flooded roads.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2014

Neighborhood off Southfied Freeway and Annapolis. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Residents Across The Metro Area Assess The Flood Damage, Wonder If Help Is Available

The aftermath of flooding in the area forced mayors in Ferndale, Highland Park and Warren to declare a State of Emergency.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2014

(Photo: Anita Harris)

After The Flood: Clean Up, Precautions To Take

Following record flooding, Consumers Energy is urging home and business owners in the metro Detroit area with appliances that were affected by Monday’s rainstorms to have them inspected by a qualified contractor before attempting to restart and use them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2014

(credit: istock)

100-Year-Old Woman Drowns In Flooded Warren Basement

Her daughter, who is 72-years old, discovered her mother’s floating body Tuesday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2014

Oakwood Blvd. At I-94. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Red Cross: This Is A Time To Come Together As A Community And Make Sure Your Neighbors Are Okay

Spokesperson John Mozena says the flooding is wide-spread, and it’s been difficult trying to get a handle on where the biggest problems are.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2014

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