View from the museum.
Becca’s picturesque view of the flooded train tracks.
Another image from Becca, of the river’s height last weekend.
The pretty reflection and the clear skies almost hide the fact that this historic flood has already caused major damage.
Volunteers and workers wait behind the sandbag-enforced barriers…
The riverbank…formerly known as Water Street.
Alisha does a little wading to get a shot of a submerged road sign.
The picture Alisha took.
Preparations, in the form of thousands of sand bags.
A closeup of the sandbags, the city’s best defense against the rising waters.
Pictures taken by Alisha, Becca, and Natalie
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