Vitginia Dept. of Transportation workers place hose to pump out floodwater at the entrance of Midtown Tunnel prior to its scheduled opening in Norfolk, Va. Sunday morning, Aug. 28, 2011. The flood ... more 
Vitginia Dept. of Transportation workers place hose to pump out floodwater at the entrance of Midtown Tunnel prior to its scheduled opening in Norfolk, Va. Sunday morning, Aug. 28, 2011. The flood gate of Midtown Tunnel was closed Saturday morning due to poor weather conditions in advance of Hurricane Irene. During Hurricane Isabel, malfunction of the gate caused flooding of entire Midtown Tunnel. (AP Photo/The Virginia-Pilot, Hyunsoo Leo Kim) MAGS OUT less 
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Associated Press | Photo By The Virginia-Pilot, Hyunsoo Leo Kim
Sun, Aug 28, 2011 9:30 AM EDT