Gowanus residents: Flood could be danger

Gowanus residents say they have serious concerns about flooding - especially if a storm hits the area.With the Gowanus Canal nearby, residents fear if a

GOWANUS - Gowanus residents say they have serious concerns about flooding - especially if a storm hits the area.

With the Gowanus Canal nearby, residents fear if a big-enough storm descends on the area, it could cause water levels to rise.

Residents say the notoriously toxic water from the canal that could spill into the community would be hazardous.

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