No help in sight

We awoke to flooded streets on Sunday. On Monday the water had just risen. We called the city and were told they would "put us on their list." Currently the water in front of our house is 19 inches deep. We have been stranded at home all day, since we don't have a vehicle we can drive in this. My wife has been sick since Thursday and thinks she now has an ear infection. She can't get to the doctor. We can't get to the store. How long is a reasonable time to expect us to wait?

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BJ says ... on Tuesday, Dec 21 at 5:22 PM

As a city employee who was more than likely in your neighborhood, All I can say is that allot of problems from flooded neighborhoods are not always solved right in front of your house. Merry Christmas

yellowsand1964 says ... on Monday, Dec 20 at 11:14 PM

same happens to us here at Shafter a van is stall for more of 13 hours a the van still in front my home and smell gasoline and I call the city and they told me "MOTHER NATURE " bring these water and we have to wait? for what

Tisa says ... on Monday, Dec 20 at 9:06 PM

I like around the corner from here. I can't believe the city can't do something! We pulled our cars out just in case, although we can still drive the truck through this.

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