Assistance Available For Philadelphia Victims Of Tropical Storm LeeHomeowners, renters and business owners in Philadelphia have been made eligible for federal assistance to help recover from the affects of Tropical Storm Lee, which inundated the area with rain and flood waters earlier this month.
New Jersey Cities Cleaning Up From Irene Set For More RainNew Jersey cities still cleaning up from flooding caused by Hurricane Irene and remnants of Tropical Storm Lee could see up to 5 inches of rain.
Montco, Delco Officials See Irene's Damage As Widespread, Lee's As Severe"We saw more flash flooding with Tropical Storm Lee," said a Montgomery County official. "With Hurricane Irene we saw more widespread flooding and flash flooding throughout most of the eastern section of the county."
Warning For Bucks, Montgomery County Residents: Test Well Water Before DrinkingBoth counties are handing out free water test kits distributed by the state Department of Environmental Protection.
Pennsylvania Opens 7 Disaster Recovery Centers To Help Victims Of LeeTwenty-seven Pennsylvania counties are now covered by federal disaster declarations from recent floods. But most declarations involve damage either from Hurricane Irene or Tropical Storm Lee – not both.
Pennsylvania Officials Ramping Up War On Post-Flooding MosquitosGovernment workers have been out in force spraying for mosquitos across eastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey, and with all the rainwater dumped by recent storms their job won't be ending anytime soon