Northeast deals with muck, waterlogged homes in Ida cleanup

  • Business owner put out water logged equipment as Village of Mamaroneck workers use a front loader to remove water logged items from the sidewalk after remnants of Hurricane Ida inundated the community, Saturday, Sept. 4, 2021, in Mamaroneck, N.Y. More than four days after the hurricane blew ashore in Louisiana, Ida’s rainy remains hit the Northeast with stunning fury on Wednesday and Thursday, submerging cars, swamping subway stations and basement apartments and drowning scores of people in five states. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

CRANFORD, N.J. — Flood-stricken families and business owners across the Northeast were hauling waterlogged belongings to the curb Saturday and scraping away noxious mud as cleanup from the deadly remnants of Hurricane Ida moves into high gear.