The Yakima neighborhood between 22nd Avenue and Evergreen Court is being evacuated today because of severe flooding. Residents have to walk out of the flooded area because the water is too deep to drive out according to news reports. Crews are helping residents load onto buses and taken to a shelter that is located off 72nd at Summitview Church of Christ.

If you have any questions about the evacuation, call the city emergancy operations center at 575-616.