(WXYZ) - Governor Rick Snyder addressed the flooding disaster in metro Detroit Tuesday afternoon.
He says the state is taking a proactive approach in reaching out to communities hardest hit by the flooding.
Heavy downpours on Monday caused flooding of historic proportions in our area.
Every metro Detroit freeway experienced closures. Many drivers were stranded and others were stuck in the commute for hours.
There are reports of flooded basements and major property loss all across the area.