MOHAWK VALLEY FLOOD ASSISTANCE

NYS FLOOD HELPLINE: 1-888-769-7243 ROAD CLOSURES: HERKIMER COUNTY: · Rt 5 between Manheim Road at Bitelman Road, closed in both directions due to a mud slide · Rt 5 in Town of Little Falls, at Gun Club Road, alternating traffic due to a mud slide · NY 168 in Mohawk between Columbia St/Rt 28 and …

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 7-3-13

Governor Cuomo deployed 250 National Guard members to help residents and businesses impacted by flood damage in the Mohawk Valley. Guard members along with 27 pieces of heavy equipment will be deployed to affected areas to help with debris removal and security. Love this product, take the stronger one if you have erectile dysfunction. Buy …

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 7-2-13

The vehicle of Krista Kosowsky of Norwich has been located in the parking lot of the Wal-Mart store in Norwich.  Kosowsky was heading for work from Norwich top Clinton during the storms Friday afternoon; she never made it to work.  Kosowsky is described as a white female, about 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighing …

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 7-2-13

Governor Cuomo today formally requested that President Obama issue a major disaster declaration for the State of New York as a result of severe storms and major flooding that occurred on June 27 and 28. Previously, the Governor declared a State Disaster Emergency that included the Mohawk Valley as well as local counties of Broome, Chenango, …

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 7-1-13

Wet weather looks like it might continue throughout the rest of this week across upstate New York, which is making some residents nervous that a repeat of flooding may hit.  Area Meteorologist Rich Townsend told WCDO News that he does not really see that scenario coming:   (Rich Townsend 7-1-13)   WCDO will keep you …

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 7-1-13

Norwich City Police are asking the public for help in the search for 51-year-old Krista Kosowsky of Norwich, who was reported missing Friday evening by her husband after she failed to show up for work in Clinton.  Police said that Kosowsky had to change her route to work Friday due top flooding, she is described …

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 6-28-13

Flooding issues from recent storms have forced some area waterways to spill over their banks.  Chenango County Sheriffs department said that flooding in Sherburne has closed down state route 12, Otsego county officials report that Route 28 is closed from Schuyler Lake to Herkimer & Route 31 is closed from Cooperstown to Glimmerglass State Park …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 6-28-13

The Mayor of the Village of Sherburne is requesting a voluntary evacuation of the south end of the village due to flash flooding. Streets include Chapel, South Main and adjoining streets, it includes Sherburne Senior Housing.  A shelter is being set up at Sherburne-Earlville Elementary School, with 2  buses being sent to Sherburne Senior Housing …

URGENT – SHERBURNE RESIDENTS

URGENT: Village of Sherburne Residents: The Mayor of the Village of Sherburne is requesting a voluntary evacuation of the south end of the village due to flash flooding. Streets include Chapel, South Main and adjoining streets. This includes Sherburne Senior Housing. A shelter is being set up at Sherburne-Earlville Elementary School. Two buses are being …

Sherburne Flash Flooding

City of Norwich/Chenango County Emergency Operations Center Flash Flood Update: (6/28 @ 12:05 am) – Serious flash flooding is occurring right now in the Sherburne area. Multiple roads and streets are closed. Some streets/roads reportedly have 2′-3′ of water going across them. Emergency personnel are handling multiple calls in the area. Do NOT drive unless …