The municipality of Bologna called this morning with a new message to citizens to leave shops and ground floor apartments
The wave of bad weather, which hit the Emilia Romagna region, has so far caused the death of two people, while the fate of four others is unknown.
According to the information so far, the two elderly men who lived in farmhouses have died, while the missing are in the area of the city of Forli.
Via Saffi #Bolognathe situation… pic.twitter.com/OqMGtVjg49
— Marco_antifa 🇵🇸🇨🇺🏳️🌈 (@Marco_antifa) May 17, 2023
Much of Emilia Romagna has been flooded due to overflowing rivers and tributaries. Road and rail links have been disrupted, as has in many cases the electricity supply.
schools closed, trains suspended for monsoon-like weather in Bologna and in drought-stricken Romagna, while government criminalizes eco-activists for wildcat action targeting traffic and monuments pic.twitter.com/6LQcbUfLuK
— francesco strazzari (@franxstrax) May 16, 2023
The municipality of Bologna called this morning with a new message to the citizens to leave the shops and ground floor apartments.
chiunque tenti un approcco del tipo “piove, ma quale siccità”, “le temperature sono in calo, ma quale crisi climatica” non può essere considered un interlocutore. Men che meno da chi fa informazione (photo 1: Faenza; photo 2: Bologna, poco fa) pic.twitter.com/Nh8RR0izss
— Bruno Simili (@bruno_simili) May 17, 2023
Men and women of the Italian Civil Protection and Firefighters and from other regions of the country are trying to approach the affected areas in order to deal with the situation as efficiently as possible.
#Romagna sott’acqua, trovato un cadavere sulla spiaggia a #Cesenatico
I morti accertati salgono a tre. At least 4 dispersed in province #Forlì–#Cesena. Migliaia gli sfollati solo nel Ravennate. Comune di #Bologna: “Viabilità compromessa, non dispostatevi”. pic.twitter.com/1a8kJx3NGj
— Weather News (@flurudha) May 17, 2023
Approval of emergency financial support from the government of Rome is expected. This severe wave of bad weather, according to the forecast, is going to start to subside from tonight.
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