Nick Pyteo (left), a supervisor for a clean-up and landscaping company, chops up a large tree limb before hauling away a truckload of debris from a parking lot on Eisenhower Avenue in Alexandria, Va., on Sept. 9, 2011. The lot was flooded after heavy rains pounded the region the previous night. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Photo by: ANDREW HARNIK

Nick Pyteo (left), a supervisor for a clean-up and landscaping company, chops up a large tree limb before hauling away a truckload of debris from a parking lot on Eisenhower Avenue in Alexandria, Va., on Sept. 9, 2011. The lot was flooded after heavy rains pounded the region the previous night. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)