Ice-encased houses in Hamburg are melting, creating mess for homeowners

Updated: March 03, 2020 11:24 PM
Created: March 03, 2020 10:07 PM

HAMBURG, N.Y. (WGRZ/WHEC) — The ice houses are melting in Hamburg, and creating a huge mess for homeowners.

Our Buffalo affiliate talked with people who live along Hoover Beach


Neighbors have water in their homes, their roofs are leaking and floors need to be replaced. 

And all the ice hasn't even melted yet.

Now the Town of Hamburg is trying to help homeowners get a FEMA pre-hazard mitigation grant while they wait to assess the rest of the damage.

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