Emergency management teams fan out across Massachusetts today to assess the extent of flood and flood damage.
Governor Romney says he expects to apply for federal disaster relief based on flooding in western Massachusetts a week ago, and the extended rains that pushed brooks and rivers above flood stage in central and eastern Massachusetts this weekend.
WBUR's Martha Bebinger begins our story in Framingham.
This program aired on October 17, 2005. The audio for this program is not available.