Residents use all terrain vehicles to move around the streets damaged by Tropical Storm Irene in Prattsville, N.Y., Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011. Tropical Storm Irene put a $1 billion whipping on New ... more 
Residents use all terrain vehicles to move around the streets damaged by Tropical Storm Irene in Prattsville, N.Y., Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011. Tropical Storm Irene put a $1 billion whipping on New York, most of it upstate where heavy rains spawned flash floods that shredded roads, washed out bridges and knocked buildings from their foundations, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Hans Pennink
Wed, Aug 31, 2011 2:54 PM EDT