When the rain doesn’t stop, contractors can’t even get scaffolding in place to start work.
Farmers report they are behind in getting hay in because the fields are too wet. Work on road projects by the Virginia Department of Transportation is behind. Pavement, battered by unending flows of water, is breaking up.
In Roanoke Wednesday, rescue workers had to save people from swamped cars caught in raging waters from backed-up storm drains and swollen creeks. Water and debris clogged roads.
Is Mother Nature the latest terrorist to threaten us?