West Haven Officials Estimate $500K In Damages From Tropical Storm Elsa
Officials in West Haven estimate Tropical Storm Elsa caused at least half a million dollars worth of damage.
City commissioner of public works Tom McCarthy said the damage includes five downed trees.
More than 20 homes were also flooded with raw sewage due to a damaged drainage system.
McCarthy said the storm was an extraordinary event and the city’s systems are not typically designed for extraordinary events.