1st and Rhode Island Ave, NW Sunday night courtesy of @BoundaryStoneDC
Unfortunately more flooding in Bloomingdale Sunday night.
@IAFF36 tweeted around 7pm:
“Units responding to Rhode Island Ave NE at 1st and 2nd streets. Several cars under water with people trapped in or on vehicles.”
Photo around 7:23pm via @AnaSantosPhoto
The Shaw metro stop on the green line also flooded causing a closure between Mt. Vernon Square and Georgia Ave./Petworth.
@WMATA tweeted around 9:30pm Sunday evening:
“Green/Yellow rail service btwn Mt Vernon Sq & Georgia Ave to remain suspended through system closing.”
On Aug. 22nd Mayor Gray established a flood prevention task force to address flooding in Bloomingdale and Ledroit Park.