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York City's flooding is 'new normal,' governor says

Torrential downpours that caused flash flooding in New York City on Friday reflect a "new normal" due to the effects of climate change, New York Governor Kathy Hochul warned on Saturday, as the city began drying out after one of its wettest days ever.

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  • Kevin

    36 w

    Swift action is requires here

    • Esther Wanjiku

      36 w

      This is a very dangerous precedent

      • rosebellendiritu

        37 w

        We shouldn't normalize things happening out of our own not so good activities,we must admit we are in a crisis that needs to be addressed.

        • We Don't Have Time

          37 w

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          • Princess

            37 w

            Dismissing New York flooding as "normal" is a concerning and irresponsible statement.

            • Elizabeth Gathigia

              37 w

              Necessary messures should be taken, it's very dangerous

            • Joseph Githinji

              37 w

              This is dangerous, action is needed urgently, living with floods shouldn't be the case for any of us around the globe.

              • Jane Wangui

                37 w

                @joseph_githinji we don't want a case where people loose lives because of floods.

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