Cape Coral flooding: Life returning to normal after record rainfall

Cape Coral flooding: Life returning to normal after record rainfall
Stretch of Burnt Store remains closed; no state of emergency in Cape
The Cape Coral Police Department released its final update on the weekend flooding of Cape Coral as the city returns to near normal following almost 20 inches of rain over three days. "We are very pleased to report that there were no major life-safety

More than 6 billion gallons of water fell over Cape Coral on Sunday after yet another round of heavy rain moved through Southwest Florida. That's based on the United States Geological Survey's calculation taking into account the city's size of just …
For the second day in a row, a four-mile stretch of Burnt Store Road was closed as it remained flooded and residents were dealing with water nearing their homes. "I've never seen it this bad… never," said Jake Marshall. He drives Burnt Store twice a … . The Cape Coral Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying a pair of armed robbers who hit a 7-Eleven convenience store early Monday morning. At approximately 3:30 a.m. Monday two males both armed with handguns and disguised

Stretch of Burnt Store remains closed; no state of emergency in Cape

Stretch of Burnt Store remains closed; no state of emergency in Cape
Stretch of Burnt Store remains closed; no state of emergency in Cape

Flood water rose near a home Sunday morning on Morton Avenue and Morton Grove Drive in Bonita Springs.(Submitted photo). FORT MYERS, Fla. Lee County and Collier County schools will be open Monday, the districts announced Sunday. . CAPE CORAL, Fla – A recent map released by the Cape Coral Police Department shows that much of Cape Coral is experiencing an overflow of water. There have also been reports of water invading homes. Below is a list of streets where flooding is most

After sitting inside for days, Cape Coral police and fire departments know it's tempting to send the kids out to play. But standing water contains a host of problems. "We are very fortunate that public health safety has not been impacted by the flood …
Cape Coral residents and businesses are feeling a sense of relief on Monday thanks to what appears to be the end to three days of torrential rains that brought significant flooding to roads and property. Standing water remains on parts of Burnt Store … . It's already been a pretty remarkable year for Cape Coral when it comes to water — too little and now, too much. Only four short months ago, Cape Coral residents and businesses were dealing with a strict watering schedule as a result of some of the …

The Cape Coral Police Department issued a notice this afternoon indicatinging that flooding in Cape Coral has forced a detour along Burnt Store Road in northwest Cape Coral. Runoff from the Yucca Pens has made the road impassable, police say.

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Flood Watch Continues Today
Flood Watch Continues Today

Flood water rose near a home Sunday morning on Morton Avenue and Morton Grove Drive in Bonita Springs.(Submitted photo). FORT MYERS, Fla. Here's what you need to know about the rain and flooding in Southwest Florida:

Neighborhoods in Cape Coral were inundated with water over the last couple days, covering roads and filling up yards, canals and lakes. Homes along Biscayne Drive, south of Pondella Road, saw water creep into their homes Saturday. One of them was


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