A man stops on Cherry Street to look at the damage caused by Hurricane Irene.

Tons of people flocked to the Water Works gazebo to see the Schuylkill River flooding.

A dog observes the flooding of the Schuylkill River along Kelly Drive.

A man watches the raging water of the Schuylkill from the Water Works gazebo.

The homes along Boathouse Row had significant flooding.

The Schuylkill River covers the walking path along Kelly Drive.

The scene at the Fairmount Water Works after Hurricane Irene hit Philadelphia.

Many people stopped to see the rushing water at the Fairmount Water Works behind the Art Museum.

Along Boathouse Row on Kelly Drive.

Normally a great spot to look at Boathouse Row and the sunset, was also flooded.

A group of kids survey the damage from the uprooted tree on Cherry Street.

A couple sits on a bench together along Kelly Drive as the flooded Schuylkill River inches closer and closer.


1 comment in “aftermath of hurricane irene”

  1. barb says:

    It could have been much worse for Philly.
    Great day after views 🙂

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