flooded street
Kevin Lavery / WKAR-MSU

Emergency management officials in Lansing are hosting the first of three public meetings tonight to provide follow-up information for residents affected by the floods.  The meeting will be at the Allen Neighborhood Center at 1611 E. Kalamazoo starting at 7 p.m.


The 1000 block of Beech Street, Friday, Feb. 23.
Katie Cook / WKAR-MSU

The 1000 block of Beech Street is a small stretch of road between Hazel and Elm; a diverse, working-class neighborhood just a little northeast of REO Town. And right now, it’s basically a lake.



Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

Thunderstorms packing heavy rains caused flash flooding in parts of Michigan, stranding drivers in the Flint area and snarling traffic on Detroit-area freeways.

Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

Storms in June caused major flood damage in several Michigan counties.

Flash flooding amid severe thunderstorms and heavy rains is affecting travel in parts of the state.