One year after the 500-year storm

June 13, 2013 at 9:27 am in Lake County News-Chronicle

When the heavy rain began to fall last year, few anticipated the resulting devastation. Just days after the June 19-20 storm and flooding, early reports of damage in the region were estimated to be in the $100 million range approximately $7 million worth in Lake County. While no loss of life was reported, residents awoke to a startling landscape gaping holes where driveways and roads had been and yards strewn with debris. Continue Reading