Category Archives: FLOODINGS KHLONG SAMWA

Inheritance flooding 2011 in KC Garden Home Nimitmai

Our today’s (14-12-2011) visible and stinking remains of the 2011-flood at the end of our road in KC Garden Home, Home 3, where the management of the “village” doesn’t take any action but leaves it “up to you” as an … Continue reading

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BMA says 9 Bangkok districts still flooded

The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration announced Monday that nine of its districts are still partially flooded. The BMA said the districts, which are still affected by flooding, are Thawee Watana, Nong Khem, Bang Kae, Don Mueang, Sai Mai, Bang Khen, Khan … Continue reading

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KC GARDEN HOME, Nimitmai Rd. – Bangkok

Flood @ K.C.Garden Home 3 Nov 11 YouTube Flood @ K.C.garden Home 29 Oct 11 YouTube Kc garden home 19 as of 6/11/11 YouTube ขับรถเข้าบ้าน KC Garden Home นิมิตใหม่ YouTube Flood @ K.C.Garden Home 2 Nov 2011 YouTube Flood @ … Continue reading

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“We are desperate for dry feet………!” (Bangkok)

Khun Yingluck, Khun Sukhumbhand and Flood Relief Operations Command (Froc) please relieve us FINALLY of our water-suffering! Photo 1: A woman wading to buy some food in Thanon Koobon Photo 2: A Black-spined Toad (Duttaphrynus melanostictus) sitting at a water-meter … Continue reading

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Flood-weary residents vent fury (Bangkok)

Hundreds of flood-devastated residents in Pathum Thani yesterday clashed with motorists during the Din Daeng-Don Muang tollway blockade to pressure the government to accelerate assistance and the drainage of deep floodwater. The residents from several flooded communities in Rangsit and … Continue reading

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This is what’s making me very angry (Thai floodings)

Somewhere along Nimitmai Rd. – Bangkok, people around Khlong Samwa “living” for many weeks already like this………………… I start understanding rapidly now why they start getting angry!!! Photos copyright Antoni P. Uni

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Drainage plant slows flow (Bangkok)

The water drainage station in Samut Prakan province is working at less than 30% of capacity, says the Department of Water Resources. As a result, floodwater is not being drained through the eastern part of Bangkok as fast as it … Continue reading

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BMA repairs watergate amid strong police presence (Khlong Samwa – Bangkok)

Bangkok Metropolitan Administration workers successfully repaired the Klong Sam Wa sluice gate yesterday afternoon, amid tight security provided by 400 police officers. After the government order to raise the gate to 1 metre in the wake of a road blockage … Continue reading

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All Bangkok districts to be flooded if Klong Sam Wa’s sluice gate further opened: deputy governor (Bangkok)

Deputy Bangkok Governor Thirachon Manopaipibul said Tuesday that if the sluice gate of Klong Samwa is lifted to be one metre wide as demanded by angry local residents, all Bangkok could be flooded. Thirachon explained that the further draining of … Continue reading

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Tempers flare at sluice gate (Bangkok)

Angry residents at Klong Sam Wa force PM to let through fetid water flooding their area for 3 months Scenes at Bangkok’s Klong Sam Wa sluice gate have been far from the feel-good images of Bangkokians pitching in and helping … Continue reading

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