Report: More than 1,000 Downers Grove properties flooded in storm
DOWNERS GROVE – More than 1,000 properties in Downers Grove flooded during the heavy storm that sent the village and county into a state of emergency April 18, according to a storm summary report from the village.
Prepared by Village Manager David Fieldman, the report provides a detailed overview of the storm's effect on infrastructure and residents and the villages response efforts. It is posted on the village website.
The heaviest rains began around 3:30 a.m. April 18, with precipitation falling at 1 to 1.5 inches per hour, overwhelming the village's storm sewer system.
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