Linden & Town Line Brook Flooding Resources
Since late 2021, my office has received dozens of calls from residents about severe flooding along Delta Terrace and other residents living in neighborhoods near other storm drain structures.
My office is actively pursuing different options to address the root causes of this neighborhood flooding issue. You can find our progress reports, letters of concern, and additional resources below.
Progress & Summary Reports
Town Line/Linden Brook Flooding Updates
(Updated on January 10, 2024)
This Powerpoint shows the most recent updates on the flooding issues including the current status of the culverts, tide gates' maintenance. This also includes instructions on how to file a claim with the Attorney General's office for property damage.
Malden Flooding Report
(Updated on October 13, 2021)
This is the original report from my office outlining the problems regarding flooding in Malden. Maps, photos, and additional information are included.
One Year Progress Report
(Updated on June 29, 2023)
This report includes all progress made in the first year of the Working Group's convening. A detailed timeline, maps, and photos are included.
Facts & Figures
~4,725 linear feet
...of Linden Brook culverts and drain pipes have been cleaned and inspected by DCR and Malden.
Over 5,300 tons
of debris, sediment, and trash has been removed from the culverts and drainage pipes in order to clear out the pipes for better drainage and reduce flooding risks.
Once a month
...state legislators and local officials from Revere, Everett, and Malden, DCR, and MassDOT meet to keep track of the progress of work being done to fix and improve the condition of the relevant culverts, drainage systems, and tide gates.