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Deluge Submerges Houses That Stayed Dry In Nashville Flood Of 2010

Deluge Submerges Houses That Stayed Dry In Nashville Flood Of 2010

August 8, 2013 at 4:43 pm

The water receded almost as quickly as at fell, but torrential downpours in the Nashville area submerged homes and drove residents to higher ground. Some of those homes had stayed dry in the flood of 2010.

Two Years After Flood, New Way to Report Waterway Debris

Two Years After Flood, New Way to Report Waterway Debris

June 21, 2012 at 6:02 pm

There’s a new hotline for Nashvillians to report waterway debris that still remains from the 2010 flood. At least a dozen such sites have already been identified in Davidson County.

Designs Chosen for Watermarks Public Art Installations

Designs Chosen for Watermarks Public Art Installations

May 2, 2012 at 5:16 pm

Two years after Nashville was devastated by a massive flood, officials are unveiling designs for six artworks to commemorate the disaster.

Job Fair Precedes Long-Awaited Reopen of Opry Mills

Job Fair Precedes Long-Awaited Reopen of Opry Mills

February 13, 2012 at 6:06 am

Opry Mills is staffing up ahead of its official re-opening next month. The shopping center hosts a job fair Tuesday.

Public Art Will Commemorate Flood

October 24, 2011 at 2:54 am

Six Nashville neighborhoods hard-hit by last year’s flood are set to receive public art commemorating the disaster.

Many Ingram Barges Parked Until Waters Recede

May 11, 2011 at 1:58 pm

Flooding has ground river traffic to a halt in many spots. Nashville-based Ingram Barge has tied up many of its boats until waters recede.

Abandoned Houses Leave Neighborhoods in Limbo

Abandoned Houses Leave Neighborhoods in Limbo

April 29, 2011 at 3:54 am

Most Middle Tennessee neighborhoods quickly erased any sign that last year’s historic flood ever happened. But clustered here and there, near rivers and adjacent to creeks, are hundreds of still empty homes.

Orchestra Finishing Last Details of Symphony Hall Flood Recovery

March 28, 2011 at 4:33 am

The Nashville Symphony has been on a quest to find the perfect piano.

Flood Buyouts Ahead of Schedule

November 29, 2010 at 5:17 pm

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has agreed to buy out 81 homeowners in Davidson County after May’s historic flooding. The homes are grouped together along West Nashville’s Delray Drive and West Hamilton Road north of downtown.

Corps of Engineers Issues Final Flood Report

November 23, 2010 at 6:03 pm

The Army Corps of Engineers has released its final, 27-point report on how it performed during May’s flooding.

Gaylord: 80 Percent of Those Laid Off After Flood Returning Now

November 15, 2010 at 6:40 pm

Nashville’s Gaylord Opryland Hotel reopened today, more than six months after suffering extensive flood damage.

Garth Brooks to Play Benefit Concert for Flood Recovery

October 28, 2010 at 2:48 pm

Garth Brooks announced today he’ll play a benefit concert at Bridgestone Arena to raise funds for Middle Tennessee flood recovery. Brooks is the top-selling American solo artist of all time, and the concert could raise roughly half a million dollars for the nonprofit Community Foundation.

Symphony Sets Date for Return to Schermerhorn

October 5, 2010 at 3:50 pm

The Nashville Symphony is headed home for the New Year.

Property Tax Relief Deadline This Week

August 30, 2010 at 4:17 pm

About 1800 property owners in Nashville have applied for tax reductions due to flood damage. Tuesday is the last day to ask for the tax break.

Flood Concerns Turn to Cumberland

August 19, 2010 at 3:36 pm

After 24-hours of scattered flooding concentrated North and East of Nashville, concerns now turn to the Cumberland River.

Flash Floods Possible Tonight

August 18, 2010 at 4:53 pm

Emergency officials across the state are bracing for a rainy night and the possibility of floods.

Businesses Still Eligible for Flood Help

August 9, 2010 at 1:02 pm

The deadline for flood victims to get help with property damage passed last week, but there is still help available for businesses that lost income.

FEMA Releases Final Registration Numbers

August 6, 2010 at 5:41 pm

More than 67-thousand Tennesseans registered for federal assistance in connection to May’s floods. The registration deadline was Thursday.

Almost Half of Appeals to Get FEMA Aid Successful

July 26, 2010 at 6:43 pm

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has received more than 2,000 appeals from applicants either rejected or asking for more help after May’s flooding. And of those appeals, just under half have succeeded.

Corps of Engineers’ Flood Response Hindered by Communication Errors

July 22, 2010 at 5:22 pm

The Army Corps of Engineers’ regional commander says communication problems during the May flood will lead to changes in how the agency operates.