- October 22, 2015

Austin preps for potential “historic” rainfall, learning from past errors


AUSTIN (KXAN) — Ahead of potentially “historic” flooding, at this time of year there’s an eerie flashback for many to the deadly Halloween flood of 2013. At the time, there was a lot of scrutiny over emergency response.

Ahead of the predicted rainfall that rivals floods that came before it, community leader Mario Cantu told KXAN, “You know, this kind of reminds me of the last time.”