Flooding

CLEVELAND – Water damage caused floors of the Cuyahoga County Justice Center to close on Thursday morning. Flooding caused by a broken water heater closed floors 21 through 23 of the building. Crews are actively working to repair the issue, which is expected to be resolved in the next 24 hours. Scheduled trials have been […]

CUYAHOGA COUNTY, OH (WOIO) – Parma Police tell Cleveland 19 the Walmart on Brookpark Road is closed for the time being after the recent flooding. Sam’s Club employees told the owner of this BMW stayed inside as long as he could but he finally left it behind. Brookpark manager said Walmart will be back open […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Cleveland Metroparks Zoo and The RainForest has closed, due to nearby flooding. According to the zoo’s facebook page the facility is until further notice.   READ MORE: Cleveland19.com Article Courtesy of WOIO Cleveland 19 News Picture Courtesy of Jeff Stephens and Getty Images Post Courtesy of Facebook and WOIO Cleveland 19 News

NOVELTY, Ohio– Cleveland Browns rookie Joe Schobert added a new member to the family this weekend. The linebacker and his girlfriend, Megan, adopted a puppy from the Geauga Humane Society Rescue Village on Saturday. Their four-legged friend, now named Loui, was one of several dogs brought to Northeast Ohio following the devastating flooding in Louisiana. Rescue Village […]

Historic South Carolina flooding has now taken the lives of 11 people, wiped out homes, and left many more without power. The storm has been classified as catastrophic in eleven counties, with more than 26 inches of rainfall. After a request from Gov. Nikki Haley to have areas classified as grounds for a federal disaster, Obama approved […]

WILLOUGHBY, Ohio – Downtown Willoughby is closed down due to flooding from a water main break, police confirm. The break happened at Eire and Spaulding streets, shutting down Erie Street until further notice. One lane may be open to traffic later today. State Route 20 is also closed at Sharpe Avenue.   READ MORE: NewsNet5.com […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The heavy rain caused flooding at the Buckeye Woodhill RTA Station Wednesday morning. Trains cannot use this area at this time, replacement buses will continue for both Blue and Green Line (this area serves both lines) as crews work on repairing the damage. Additionally, other parts of the Green Line […]

  North Olmsted,OH – Things got hot and heavy in North Olmsted Thursday night as city leaders addressed angry homeowners. It was standing room only inside the gymnasium at North Olmsted high school. The meeting had to be moved from city hall because of the amount of people who attended. Residents were fed up with […]

  WILLOUGHBY, OH (WOIO) – The Chagrin River started flooding several streets in Willoughby Friday afternoon. To keep motorists safe, city officials have closed the following roadways: 1.       Apollo Parkway – Industrial Businesses 2.       Lost Nation Road at Gilson Parkway 3.       Daniels Park (North & South) – SR 84 is currently open for travel   […]

  ROCKY RIVER, OH (WOIO) – The ice jams have broken in Rocky River Friday causing the Rocky River to rise. Authorities say the ice jams shifted and the water is rising rapidly from the Metropark Marina down to the mouth of the river. It happened around 1:00 p.m.   READ MORE: 19ActionNews.com Article and Picture Courtesy of WOIO […]