On August 11, 2014, 6.31” of rain fell on Dearborn, Michigan and surrounding areas. This was the second highest 24-hour rainfall amount in the Detroit metropolitan area since 1925. Substantial damages to residences and city properties occurred, including Dearborn’s City Hall, primarily in the form of basement and first floor flooding. According to the Team Rubicon State of Michigan Planning Coordinator approximately 2500 homes suffered basement flooding, all major freeways were completely shut down due to flooding and the local Level II trauma hospital’s emergency department was closed and remains closed due to flooding. Team Rubicon Region V will assist with flood recovery operations in the area.