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Blackstone Alert Final Report

Blackstone Valley Tourism Council


Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce

The Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor




News & Reports

  • Weather, Food Updates - Providence Journal  More

  • March 31, 2010 - Providence Journal: State Tells Rhode Island Schools, Governments, Businesses to Shut More

  • Providence Journal Updates

  • Television Channels: Channel 6 (WLNE) | Channel 10 (WJAR) | Channel 12 (WPRI)

  • March 30, 2010 - Providence Journal: Live now: Continuous updates on R.I. flood coverage  More

  • March 30, 2010 - Providence Journal: DEM: Sewage overflow may contaminate flood water  More

  • March 30, 2010 - Providence Journal: Update: Flooding closes schools, roads, spurs evacuations  More

  • March 29, 2010 - WLNE Channel 6: ABC6 WEATHER: More Rain Bombardment, Could Be Worst Flooding Since '05  More

  • March 29, 2010 - WPRI Channel 12: Rhode Island prepares for record breaking floods  More

  • March 29, 2010 - WJAR Channel 10: More flooding expected from rain  More

  • March 29, 2010 - Providence Journal: Rains have rivers rising  More

  • March 29, 2010 - Providence Journal: How a river floods: Rainfall just the beginning  More

  • March 16, 2010: Pawtuxet, Blackstone Rivers cause much flooding (Providence Journal) A powerful weekend northeaster that brought record amounts of rain from Maryland to New England dumped more rain on soggy Rhode Island Monday, causing the Pawtuxet and Blackstone rivers to overflow and leaving as many as 500 cars submerged in one section of West Warwick. More

Blackstone Alert
Final Report

For: The Blackstone Valley Tourism Council

By: The Resilient Futures Network

Financial Support Provided by:

The John H. Chafee Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor Commission

Frederick Presley Consulting, 34 Highland Avenue, Westerly, RI 02891

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