Archives: flooding

Highwater marker signs are up

Pony Pasture Rapids Park, Brown’s Island, and Great Shiplock Park will each receive a High Water Mark sign to reminder citizens of how major floods could impact them.

Subcommittee rejects coastal protection bill

Environmental activists pledged to continue fighting after a legislative panel killed a bill that would have made Virginia part of a regional cap-and-trade initiative to cut greenhouse gases.

Gaston sized storm would flood Shockoe again

It’s a storm that’s bigger than anything we could ever build and we realized that from the beginning that we were never going to build an infrastructure to make Gaston not happen again.

Flooding streets in Shockoe

Reports of a broken water main causing wet roads.

Kayaking the muddy James

Brave souls took to the James yesterday.

Flooding on the Downtown Expressway

Today’s short-lived, pop-up storm dumped a ton of rain on downtown Richmond. Check out this crazy video of flooding on the Downtown Expressway taken from the First Market building: Updates June 21st, 4:10 PM The RMA weighs in on the cause of the clogged drains on the Downtown Expressway: Downtown Expressway ramps unclogged. Clog culprits: […]