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Flooding brought neighbors, volunteers together in Waterford

Recovery work continuing in hardest-hit areas

 The village of Waterford was hard hit a year ago by tropical storm Irene.
The village of Waterford was hard hit a year ago by tropical storm Irene.
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Much of Saratoga County was spared significant damage from Tropical Storm Irene, but not so the village of Waterford.

J. Bert Mahoney, mayor of the village that sits at the confluence of the Mohawk and Hudson rivers, said 168 homes and businesses were severely damaged by the floodwaters, with 50 having three and four feet of water in their living rooms and kitchens.

“Some of the people can’t live in their homes yet,” Mahoney ...

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