Mohawk Valley Flooding http://waer.org en Canal Ride Day 6 Affected by Recent Flooding in Herkimer, Mohawk Areas http://waer.org/post/canal-ride-day-6-affected-recent-flooding-herkimer-mohawk-areas <p>Day 6 of Cycling the Erie Canal didn't include too much "canal".&nbsp; Due to the flooding in Herkimer and Mohawk, the route of the cyclists had to be detoured, leaving out just about all the waterfront sections because they are damaged, unsafe or being restored.&nbsp;</p><p> Sat, 13 Jul 2013 02:35:39 +0000 Chris Bolt 4924 at http://waer.org Canal Ride Day 6 Affected by Recent Flooding in Herkimer, Mohawk Areas Cuomo Visits Mohawk Valley after Flooding. Calling for "Flowing" FEMA Funds http://waer.org/post/cuomo-visits-mohawk-valley-after-flooding-calling-flowing-fema-funds <P>Governor Cuomo plans to follow up with the White House after he’s heard nothing about a request he made for federal disaster assistance to aid the Mohawk Valley.&nbsp; Torrential downpours in late June caused extensive flooding.&nbsp; Cuomo returned over the weekend to reassess conditions following the on-going recovery efforts.</P> <P><EM>“We just did a tour around and we saw the work underway and it’s amazing how much progress has been made in a relatively short period of time. Mon, 08 Jul 2013 16:32:59 +0000 John Smith 4638 at http://waer.org Cuomo Visits Mohawk Valley after Flooding. Calling for "Flowing" FEMA Funds