Northampton pa FLOODED IN 1987

Date of flood

September 10 1987


Northampton pa walnaport pa
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river involved in flood

Lehigh river

Size of area affected

Northampton,Cementon,Allentown, and wallnoport

Flood control measures that were in the place


Recovery efforts

FEMA and the EPA came out to help out during and after the flood

additional facts

1 Whitehall cement co donated 50 tons of rock

2 My grandparents were in the flood

3 The lehigh river crested twice during the flood once at 15.6 feet a 3:00 pm and the second at 15.45 feet at 7:00 am

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