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Central New York, Community, Environment, Syracuse, Weather

Tropical Storm Philippe Causes Flooding and High Winds in Syracuse

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Kennedy Crenshaw SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC NEWS) — Tropical Storm Philippe made its way up the East Coast, leaving flooding and power outages along its path. Central New Yorkers were spared major damage, but a number of areas in Syracuse saw some flooding and minor power outages. After two days of thunderstorms, Syracuse got over 2 1/2 […]

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Central New York

Potholes Popping up in Syracuse

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By Caroline Davenport SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Potholes are popping up all over the city of Syracuse with more than 400 potholes being reported to the Department of Public Works since January. Tom Simone, the 1st Deputy Commissioner at the Syracuse Department of Public Works says he has crews out working day and night, […]

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Public Safety

Comstock And Waverly Traffic Patterns

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By Eric Duick SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — The Syracuse Department of Public Works recently implemented a new traffic pattern on Comstock and Waverly avenues by the Syracuse University hill. The project created bicycle paths and an estimated 60-70 additional parking spaces.    The modifications have been in place for a week and much of the public remains […]

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