In a storm all it takes is one wrong choice and your in deep doo doo. This week has provided many examples of this. What was she thinking?
Along with the rescue scenes we always find a picture of a familiar place that is is going under. Slough House always gets flooding, but, this is a little more than usual:
Up the road the scene is similar to what we experienced in 1997(yr?) in front of our home.
Garcia Bend a couple of blocks from my parents home that is a five feet above sea level
With initial damage estimates from the weekend storms at $100 million, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has declared a state of emergency in Del Norte, Humboldt, Mendocino, Napa, Sacramento, Sonoma, and Trinity counties.
Hopefully, with New Orleans in their minds, and the present levee breaks around the Sacramento area, our government representatives and the voting public will support funding levee repairs and upgrades.