July, 08, 2013
Residents living near the boardwalk Grau, in Chimbote, remains alert, worried and fearful of the strong waves that are recorded for several days and has resulted, at some point, flooding streets and houses.
Residents warned that this phenomenon will intensify in the coming days, as port authorities warned, however, the authorities have done nothing to strengthen the seawall riprap to prevent flood waters return to all that find their reach.
On the other hand, tired of waiting for the authorities to come to solve the serious problem of flooding in their village, the residents of Miramar Under blocked a stretch of Avenida Enrique Meiggs. With posters complained that it is a crime to live in the midst of a "gap".
The strong waves hitting the coast of Ancash has raged also in this new town, it has tamponade the vent drain No.1 along which the river Lacramarca and caused severe flooding of homes, a sports field and streets.