The sand bagging out and around the Mall was mostly effective and Sobeys Groc. had approx 10 trucks loaded with perishables. Power is out at the store, as precautionary sand and plastic around transformer at back of store worked for a while till water seeped through - not sure how much damage to transformer, but it had to be turned off and is in process of being repaired.
Damage at Queensway worse and deeper than flood in 2010 says Gary McShane from his driveway this morning.
I drove my bike up to the boat landing in Milltown last night and although the boat landing is under water and there is no beach, we had this very calming, peaceful sky in early evening.