This article talks about the negative effects and the devastation as brought on by the tropical storm Isaias. As narrated by other articles, flooding and outages are the greatest problems at hand. However, for NYC train and bus networks, fallen trees have led to the interruption of service. Displacement and loss of housing or property is also another spatial side-effect of the tropical storm. Important to consider should also be the extent to which utility providers have given timely responses to their customers.