Photo Friday: ATL Flooding

September 25th, 2009 by Larry

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photo taken from AJC.com

I apologize about the lack of updates lately. We, among other ATLiens, have experienced being flooded out from historic rains over the past few weeks. Here are some photos taken at our apartments by Jared Dalcourt this past Monday.

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“Don’t drive your car into the water. It won’t make it, bro.”

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Double parked cars on higher ground. Before the deluge.

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“Oh, the drama of it all” – Jared Dalcourt

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Waders

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This bro spent several hours just walking around…

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Neighbors pushing a stalled car.

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More refugees.

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Entrepreneurial tow truck drivers come to help people get their cars out & make a buck.

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We paid to get my car out too…

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Police show up and start a plan of action.

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The waters start rising and the firefighters start evacuating the neighborhood.

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Evacuation in full effect.

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Overly dramatic rescue. I walked right up to the fire truck when it was our turn to leave.

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A quick ride in a firetruck.

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Jared makes a clean escape.

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