Billy Ketchum,  Lilly Ketchum, 4, Brandon Ketchum, 18, Beverly Ketchum, and Brenden Mack, 16, stand in their previously flooded and uninhabitable home in Austin, Texas on November 29, 2012. The Ketchum’s believe that the water was caused by the city who diverted water in their direction during roadwork.

 A large gap had to be cut into the drywall at the bottom of the wall to remove the damages caused by water flowing into the Ketchum house during a storm in Austin, Texas on November 29, 2012. The Ketchum’s believe that the water was caused by the city who diverted water in their direction during roadwork.

Chloe the cat sits on a mattress in Brenden Mack’s room at the Ketchum household after a storm flooded their house this summer in Austin, Texas on November 29, 2012. The Ketchum’s believe that the water was caused by the city who diverted water in their direction during roadwork.